David Etzold

472 Gramatan Avenue, Apt. L3

Mount Vernon, NY 10552

215 East 27th St. Apt 1C                                                                                                 (914) 588-3815   

New York, New York 10016                                                                                            Dave.Etzold@gmail.com                                                                    EditorProducerDesignerWriterDirector 



I am looking for Freelance Avid Editor work on Night and Weekends.





     4KIDS ENTERTAINMENT, INC., New York, N.Y. (Aug. 2002 to Present)


·         I Avid Editor Edit,  cConform and fFinishon hit kidskidchildren’s shows such as: Pokemon, Spidermanonic XYu-gi-oh, Teenage  Mutant  Ninja Turtles, Kirby, Viva Piñata, and G.I. Joe,  Bratz, Shaman King, One Piece, Winx Club,  Kirby and many more

Write, produce, design and edit creative and award winning promotional spots, commercials, and sweepstakes for all Saturday morning children’s programming on the CW11 (2007 to present) and FOX Network (2002-2008).




I Including cuttingWrite, Produce, Art Design and Edit creative and award winning promos commercials spots and sweepstakes for all Saturday morning children’s programming shows on Foxthe CW11 (2007 to present) and FOX Network (2002-2008). .

·         I Direct, D.P., sShoot and eEdit, pPrimetime sSpots for various promotions.

·            I have 8 years experience operatoOperateingion and maintaining 6 4 Avid Media Composers 1 Avid NitrouseEditing systems and 2 Unity 3.0 serverserversI rRegularly work with   HD/ and/ SD, Digi-Beta, P2, DVD and DA-98 Decks and other formats.  


·         Design and animate graphics and effects for spots with Adobe After Effects (CS3 -CS4), Photoshop CS4, Marquee title tool, and third party plug-ins Sapphire and Boris.

·         I Train and mManage Co-workers in Avid eEditing, aAdvanced vVideo eEffects and tTechnical eExecution.



     SVS VIDEO PRODUCTIONS,  Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (Jan. 2000 to Aug. 2002)

     Production Assistant

·         working Developed and created first hand on commercials, promotional video / DVDs, trade-show attractors, long format instructional videos / DVDs, and demonstration videos.

·         Designed graphics for commercials, websites, and video projects.

·           Operatinged Sony PVV-3 Beta sp and Cannon XL1 DV cameras, audio, lighting, jib and dolly.


                        THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. (June 2000 to May 2001)

Freelance Audio Board OperatorAUDIO BOARD OPERATOR  (Freelanced June 2000 through May 2001) for The

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·         Culinary Institute of America, wWorkeding on The Culinary Institute of America Presents… and other instructional and  commercial video projects;

·         rResponsibilities included: microphoning talent, lighting, boom-microphone operator and other production assistant tasks.  



                             AVID MEDIA COMPOSER

·            7 years experience on Avid Media Composer and Avid MCXpress, editing commercials, Promos, Children’s Television, sketch comedy, training and sales videos.


                             SUPLIENTAL COMPUTER SKILLS

·            Spruce Technologies DVD Conductor, DVD authoring

·            Photoshop graphic designer

·            After Effects animator

·            Web Designer / Flash animator

·            Media Cleaner video / audio encoder             




              FUTURE MEDIA CONCEPTS New York, NY

                                    Certified on Avid Media Composer completed July 2001.


              MARIST COLLEGE, Poughkeepsie, New York (Graduated May 2000)

                             Class of 2000Bachelors in , major- Communications Radio/ TV/ Film with a, minor- in Philosophy,

                             Graduate May 2000; Cumulative G.P.A. 3.47


              FUTURE MEDIIA CONCEPTS New York, NY (Completed July 2001)

                                    Certified Avid Media Composer



              PROMAX NORTH AMERICA AWARDS 2009Promax North America Awards 2009

                                    Viva Piñata “Whacked” Promo - Sliver Award for Children’s Programming Spot - Viva Piñata “Whacked” Promo



Demo reel available upon request.For work samples and references please go to www.DavidEtzold.com