Damien Reid

Promo Producer

FollowUnfollow

Join our Pro Plan to message Damien

You can only message people who are following you. If you’d like to message this person, simply join our Recruiter Pro Plan.

  • LocationAuckland, New Zealand

About me

 

Outgoing and creative, award winning Promotions Producer. Excellent script writing, direction, design and conceptual skills with a keen eye for detail. Gets the job done, on time and on budget and loves a challenge. Believes that a promo should be as creative as possible to have stand out value and memorability without compromising on its ultimate purpose, to sell programmes.

Skills

 

  • Advertising
  • TV Film Commercial

Work history

Currently

Promo Producer

Freelance

May 2009
  • Worked as a freelance promos producer with some of Australia’s leading free-to-air and subscription channels including Channel Nine, Channel Ten, FOX8, History, CI, Bio and Arena. I am currently working freelance in Dublin.

2009

Promotion

TV3 Ireland

Dec 2006 - Mar 2009
  • Produced high quality on-air promotional material in a fast paced environment for Irelands largest independent commercial broadcaster. Was one of the most senior members of staff in a team of 10 in the promotions department. Won an International Shark Award (http://www.sharkawards.com) for a spot I produced for TV3's Body Image Week, which you can see on my reel.

Education

2005

Advertising

Dublin Institute of Technology

Dec 2004 - Dec 2005
  • MSc. Advertising Hons. (Dublin Institute of Technology),

2003

Multimedia

Dublin City University

Dec 1999 - Dec 2003
  • BSc. Multimedia Hons.

Awards

2008

Best Campaign

  • Won Best Campaign at the 2008 Advertising & Promotions Shark Awards (http://www.sharkawards.com) This is featured on my reel.

2007

Best Newcomer & Best Charity Ad

  • Won Best Newcomer and Best Charity Ad at the 2007 Irish Radio Awards for a spot I wrote and produced for a homeless charity in Dublin. You can listen to the winning spot under the 'Radio' section of my website. www.damienreid.ie/reel

2006

Second Place Adshell of the Year Awards

  • The first print Ad I ever produced came second place in a print advertising award competition in Ireland. It was an Ad for the VW Polo with a bent barrier. You can see the winning ad under the Advertising section of my website. www.damienreid.ie/reel