Pete Shields

Producer

Projects

About me

Extensively experienced community builder, entrepreneur and film-maker. Background in indie film community building and event management. Extensive screenwriting experience. Experienced successful company director.

Skills

  • Film
  • Publishing
  • Writing
  • Multi-platform Content
  • Editing
  • Journalism
  • Screenwriting
  • Directing
  • Networking
  • Digital Video
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Filmmaking
  • Community Management
  • Management of Creative Teams
  • Producton

Work history

Currently

Producer

WE Are the Making

May 2012
  • At We Are The Making, I write and edit articles on the creative process, interview collaborative makers and discuss emergent technologies and their applications.

2012

Community Manager

Bothy One

Feb 2012 - May 2012
  • Bothy One was Scotland’s first start-up factory for artists, makers and entrepreneurs.

2011

Founding Director

Far Dot

Mar 2010 - Nov 2011
  • At Far Dot, I was the lead co-founder and personally devised a new method of setting-up collaborative creativity across traditionally separate artforms.

2010

Designer

Mad Hitcher

Apr 2009 - Feb 2010
  • At Mad Hitcher, I was responsible for layout, branding and online strategy for local artists and creative groups - working in collaboration on many projects.

2009

Founder

Film-making

Sep 2007 - Mar 2009
  • At Cut! Film-making, I was the founder of a network that grew to over five hundred active film-makers - making over one hundred films and selling out SWG3, the CCA and The Lighthouse Glasgow with its screening nights.

2007

Bookseller

Borders

Mar 2004 - Aug 2007
  • At Borders, I was responsible initially for music books and ultimately for the fiction A-Z, including mentoring new employees during their first weeks on the sales floor.

Awards

2014

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