Michael Fasman

415.933.9334   michael@michaelfasman.com          michaelfasman.com


Communications Project Management




  • Video Production Management
  • Team Leading and Mentoring
  • Creative Direction
  • Budgeting, Scheduling, Logistics
  • Script writing and editing

·       Vendor management

  • Studio and location production

·       Google Cloud, Salesforce, etc.

  • Post Production: Adobe Creative Suite, streaming media, digital asset management

·       Internal and external communications for marketing, training, employee engagement



Corporate Experience


University of California Santa Cruz: Senior Project Manager/Producer/Director


§  Lead production of over 150 online course videos per quarter from script to deployment.

§  Lead internal creative and technical teams.

§  Coordinate with subject matter experts, educators and online course developers.

§  Direct studio shoots and edit using Adobe Creative Suite.


VMware: Senior Video and Webcast Producer      


§  Manage production and webcasting of 300 sales webinars with total annual attendance of over 50,000 and marketing sourced pipeline of $60 Million.

§  Lead internal and external creative and technical teams.

§  Coordinate with marketing, sales, design and other teams.

§  Manage external production and webcasting providers.

§  Produce and edit video for webcast programs.


Wells Fargo: Senior Project Manager


§  Senior Producer on $900,000 20-minute employee on-boarding video.

§  Management of external production resources.

§  Coordinate remote photography shoots.

§  Communicate with corporate communications, legal and all Wells Fargo Business Units.


Hewlett Packard: Senior Video and Webcast Project Manager                                                         


§  Produce and direct over 100 productions and webcasts per year.

§  Managed budget of over $3 Million in 2012.

§  Direct and advise senior management including CEO, EVPs and Directors. Manage all creative and technical aspects for video, interactive media and live events.

§  Collaborate with corporate communications, marketing, legal and other functions.

§  Responsible for selecting, negotiating with and supervising external crews, talent acquisition, unions and vendors.

§  Three-year winner “Top 100 Producer”, AV Multimedia Producer Magazine


Nonprofit Experience


§  Burning Man Organization: producer and volunteer coordinator               

§  Rebuilding Together SF: creation of fund raising videos.                              

§  Citizen Schools: taught video production course at middle-school.                                    

§  Schools Online: taught college video production course in Palestine.                    

§  Relief International:                                                                                                   

o   created fund raising videos: Pakistan, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Ghana.

o   taught adult video production course in Ghana.

§  Born Free USA: fund raising video on Primate Sanctuary, Texas                   

§  Netza Project: fund raising video on Escuela Netzahualcoyotl, Mexico      




§  Master of Science, Natural Resources Interpretation, Humboldt State University.

o   Thesis: One hour science documentary: “Last Change for the Pacific Salmon”

§  Bachelor of Arts, TV/Film and Creative Writing, Syracuse University