COMMERCIAL PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE
Producer | Freelance Commercials

United States, Argentina, South Africa, Kenya, Uruguay, Panama, Czech Republic, France, Spain, New Zealand, Malaysia, Jamaica, Canada + Mexico

75+ Commercials from the bidding through post production. Acted as the liaison between Client, Agency and Director to ensure creative integrity within budget restrictions. Creatively solved problems in real-time to meet schedule and budget. Delivered on budget through strategic spending and management. Hired the best-in-class crew and vendors tailored for each specific project. Comprehensive knowledge of gear and vendors worldwide.

Directors: Rick Famuyiwa, Tim + Eric, Seth Gordon, Craig Gilespie, David Gordan Green, Fredrik Bond, Ben Quinn, Fredrick Planchon, Malcolm Venville, Paul Hunter, Brendan Malloy, Chris Milk, David Kellogg, Henry Lu, Greg Francis, Henrik Hanson, Dave Meyers, Robert Logevall, David Serota, Kerry Brown, Bryan Buckley, Peyton Wilson, Spencer Riviera, Zach Math, Brian Billow, Raymond Bark, Greg Harrison, Jeff Darling, Clay Williams

Brands: Aleve, Apple, AT&T, Azek, Bayer, BMW, Bridgestone, Buchanan’s, Bud Light, Chrysler, Citibank, Comcast, Coppertone, Denny’s, DICK’S Sporting Goods, Diet Coke, Dr. Pepper, Experian, Facebook, Gatorade, Google, Gold Peak Tea, HBO, Hefty, Hershey’s, Home Depot, Humana, IBM, Infiniti, Jeep, Kmart, Lyrica, Mastercard, Maxwell House, Miracle Grow, Montblanc, Neutrogena, Nike, Pampers, Panera Bread, Pizza Hut, Samsung, Southwest Airlines, Subaru, Taco Bell, Target, Totino’s, Verizon, VIVO, Walmart

Production Companies: Superprime, Anonymous Content, MJZ, Prettybird, RSA, @radical.media, Moxie Pictures, Hungry Man, Supply & Demand, Bob Industries, Believe Media, Gartner, Chelsea Pictures, Community Films, Caviar, mOcean, Unit9, Rattling Stick, Tool, O-Positive

FEATURE FILM EXPERIENCE
Producer | Heaven’s Floor, Nunavut, British Columbia + Los Angeles, CA (2014-15)
Line Produced a 28 day feature film with $1 mil budget. Filmed in the remote Canadian Arctic and Los Angeles, CA. Found and facilitated sponsorships with key brands: Canada Goose and Baffin Boots

2nd Assistant Director | Poker Night, Vancouver Island, British Columbia (2012)

TELEVISION PRODUCTION EXPERIENCE
Production Coordinator | FremantleMedia - America’s Got Talent, Los Angeles, CA (2011)
Coordinated 400 cast/crew in 8 major cities including 10 weeks of live shows at CBS Television City. Negotiated/booked crew & vendors. Managed show budget. Permitted/contracted and scouted locations

Locations Department | NBC Universal - Law & Order, New York, NY (2006-2007)

EVENT PLANNING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Director | JCC Maccabi Games, San Francisco, CA (2008-2009)
Planned/implemented 2009 JCC Maccabi Games, a weeklong Olympic-style event for over 2,000 teen athletes/coaches. Independently managed a $2.7 million budget. Supervised over 40 teams and 200 staff/crew. Produced promotional videos

Associate Producer | Outlined Productions, San Francisco, CA (2007-2010)
Produced weddings and nonprofit/corporate events. Independently developed/implemented marketing campaigns for local lifestyle clients. Directed photo shoots

EDUCATION, VOLUNTEER & ATHLETICS
B.A. in Communication | Radio/TV/Film & PR, Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY (2007)
Board Member | Fifth Ward Saints, Houston, TX (2017-Current)
President | Marist College California Alumni Chapter, San Francisco, CA (2009-2011)
NCAA Division I Athlete | Marist College Volleyball, Poughkeepsie, NY (2003-2007)

COMPUTER
MS Office, Adobe Photoshop/In Design, Final cut pro, Final Draft, FileMaker Pro, Sketch Up, Movie Magic Budgeting & Scheduling, Showbiz Budget, MAC Suite, Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Sheets, Google Mail, Avid Basics

Contact

Sally Hanson | Producer
sallymh@me.com
+1 707 217 3436