Michael fasman

Digital Media Storyteller

michael@michaelfasman.com                415-933-9334       San Francisco, CA


Extensive experience creating high impact video stories for technology companies and non-profits. Diverse roles in all facets of production. International expertise managing teams, content, technology and logistics.








Professional Experience


Independent Video and Film Storyteller                                                                     


·       Create 3-7 minute video stories featuring people from around the world.

o   Afghanistan, Pakistan, Ghana, Mexico, California and many more.

·       Production from concept to completion. All phases of pre, production and post production.

·       Produce, write, direct, shoot and edit. On location worldwide and in studio utilizing state of the art digital tools.

·       Optimize, encode, upload and SEO for web delivery.


Wells Fargo, Producer                                                                                                2014-2015


·       Collaborate with creative teams, provide strategic, creative and technical guidance.

·       Management of internal and external personnel and resources on multiple concurrent projects for Enterprise Marketing.

·       Responsibility for insuring budgetary and scheduling parameters are strictly followed.

·       Oversee integration of content on social media sites.


Hewlett-Packard, Video, Webcast, and Events Producer                                           2001-2013


·       Responsible for producing and directing media for internal and external stakeholders including CEOs, Executive Vice Presidents, Customers and Communication teams.

·       Manage all creative aspects and technical logistics for video, interactive media, webcasts, global satellite broadcasts and live events.

·       Managed budgets of over $4 Million in 2012, individual productions up to $1.5 Million.

·       Annually created over 100 productions including product and program launches, executive briefings, investor relations, customer training and employee communications through webcast, HD video, satellite broadcasts and web design

·       Responsible for selecting, negotiating and supervising vendor relationships to defined outcomes.


Other Experience

·       ON24.com: Director, Corporate Production

·       Oracle Corporation: Produce and direct video productions for CEO Larry Ellison, Senior VPs, product managers, internal communication teams.

·       Ziff-Davis TV: producer of cable TV programming

·       Hollywood: Multiple productions for Universal Studios, Financial News Network and others.




 “Top 100 Producer”, AVVMMP Magazine in 2000, 2002 and 2003          


Education & Technical Proficiency


·       Master of Science, Natural Resources Interpretation, Humboldt State University

·       Bachelor of Arts, TV and Creative Writing, Syracuse University

·       Deep technology expertise including Windows, iOS, digital production and post production technologies, video encoding & compression software. Final Cut Pro, MS Office products, Adobe products, web comprehension.