Vesela Kotopanova


  • LocationSofia, Bulgaria

About me


My international experience in New York City and Bulgaria would be a great asset to your team. I am looking for a new job opportunity in the Television and Film industry in Australia.



  • Film
  • TV
  • Visual Arts
  • Programming
  • Creative and Conceptual
  • Scheduling
  • Initiative
  • French Language
  • Production Co-ordination
  • Acquisitions
  • Negotiation
  • Time Management Multi-tasking
  • Bulgarian

Work history



AW Tronics

Jun 2013
  • Sourcing, negotiating and purchasing hard to find and obsolete electronic and aeronautic components.


New Business & Production Coordinator

Push Pull Production

Oct 2011 - Oct 2013
  • Budgeting, pitching, production and post production coordination of television commercials, photo shoots and music videos. Location scouting, casting.


Freelance Researcher & Production Coordinator


Oct 2012 - May 2013
  • Researched stories for a feature film script. Coordinated the production of television commercials.


Acquisitions Executive, Deputy Program Manager and Long Term Programming

BTV Media Group

Aug 2008 - Oct 2011
  • Research, evaluation, negotiation, acquisition and program scheduling of new and existing television content. Preparation of offers. Long and short term program planning. International television market participation. Juridical understanding.


Administrative Assistant

Laguardia Community College

Sep 2007 - Apr 2008
  • Assisted the program directors with the day-to-day running of the program. Scheduled meetings with faculty and coordinators, running errands, event and testing organization.


Guest Relations

Radisson Lexington Hotel

Jun 2006 - May 2007
  • Daily assistance to guests, in particular VIP and corporate clients. Performed Front Desk Agent’s duties on a regular basis. Responded to guest enquiries and requests and resolved issues in a timely, efficient and friendly manner. Prepared and distributed welcome amenities based on the daily arrivals list.


Production Assistant Intern

HSI Productions

Feb 2006 - Nov 2006
  • Worked on commercials and music videos, both in pre-production, on set and post-production. Performed general office daily duties.


Production Assistant Intern

MTV Networks

Aug 2005 - Nov 2005
  • Helped in the process of creating the television shows “All Access: Celebrity Parties” and” All Access: Embarrassing Moments 2005”. Logging, transcribing, dubbing, library research. Organizing scripts, research materials, tracking footage.



Media Studies

Cuny Laguardia Community College

Feb 2003 - May 2006