Jamal Johns
New York, N.Y.
(212) 920 4627
strikingstarentertainment@gmail.com

OBJECTIVE
Seeking position in multimedia, graphic design or film production.

SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS

First Place in 2005 and 2007 Eastman Kodak Award for best 5 minute short film.

Won the Avid Technology Editing Award in 2007 for Excellence in Television and Non-Linear Editing.

Directed and produced a 30 minute feature which was an international martial arts movie titled: "Legend of the Spirit Sword". Production required several trips to Japan.  I speak minor Japanese and have residence in Tokyo, Japan.

Computer literate in both Macintosh and Windows based computers.  Competency in the use of major design applications such as, Adobe Photoshop, After Effects and Apple's Final Cut Pro. 

References available upon request.

EXPERIENCE

2008 - 2009           Silver Cup Studios, Long Island City, New York
Storyboard illustrator for feature films and 30 second commercials.

2006 - present            Bronx Community College, Bronx, New York    
College Assistant for the Media Technology Department. 
General responsibilities including
tutoring, film editing, graphic design, creating brochures.

2008 - present            Kisan Store Soho NYC    
Loss Prevention, Sales, Operations.
Security and Customer service for a designer retail store.

2002 - 2009                She-Jen Securities Consulting, Manhattan, New York
Licensed Security Guard for major retail stores, nightclubs, special events. 

1999 - 2001                Push-Design Studios, Manhattan, New York
Graphic Designer for multimedia company.  Designed logos and created motion graphics for
corporate businesses. 

EDUCATION 

2006- 2008                  Bronx Community College Honor Student, Bronx, New York
A.A.S Media Technology
Grade Point Average 3.7 out of 4.0