BRETT CASADONTE

Director - Cinematographer - Photographer

  • BRETT CASADONTE
  • Santa Clara, California
  • bcasadonte@mac.com
  • 1.650.483.7713

Employment

  • Co-Founder and Director, Creative ServicesOctober 2003 - Present

    The Casadonte Group LLC / Casadonte Productions

    Founded a marketing communications and creative services company focused on planning, developing, and implementing creative projects for clients, including NASA, the University of California (UC), and the Universities Space Research Association (USRA). Projects including USRA's award-winning "Space Science and Technology" video series, UC Santa Cruz' award-winning "Frontiers of Science" video series, both of which aired on San Francisco PBS Affiliated KCSM TV, reaching an estimated 4.5 million people. Additional projects included web site and print collateral development.

  • Technical Communications / Outreach ManagerMay 2000 - March 2005

    ASANI Solutions / NASA Ames Research Center

    Worked with senior NASA management at NASA Ames Research Center to plan and develop annual communications, public, and K-20 outreach plans with aprox. annual budget of $550,000. Responsible for overseeing implementation of plans, including project management for national and international trade shows, video productions, web site development, and print materials. Developed themed web properties on Intelligent Systems research, increasing web traffic 200%

Education

  • Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA), Marketing1995

    Western Michigan University

  • Associate of Arts (AA), Professional Photography2008

    DeAnza College

    Magna Cum Laude

Production Skills

  • Cinematography

  • Photography

  • Set Lighting

Post-Production Skills

  • Final Cut Pro X

  • Photoshop

  • Keynote

  • Motion

Contact info

  • Santa Clara, California

  • Email: bcasadonte@mac.com
  • Phone: 1.650.483.7713
  • Website: http://www.casadonte.net

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