Curtiss Winston crwinston1@gmail.com 416-893-9942 Objective To apply my 7+ years’ experience including advanced skills in Master Control Operations and Digital Content Management on Seachange and Digital Rapids platforms to any given career opportunity. I have professional certification in a variety operational courses Key strengths include: • Effective collaborator: works with all levels of management to create an environment of openness, trust and efficient productivity • Broad and well-developed skill set: in-depth, hands on experience using Digital Rapids encoder/transcoder and Broadcast Manager, as well as, Seachange input encoder/transcoder and Seachange asset flow content management platforms • Exceptional multi-tasking and organizational abilities: a proven track record of consistently delivering content according to client licensing agreements and meeting or exceeding deadlines • Excellent verbal and written communication skills Experience Revalute Productions |1407 Queen Street West Suite #6 Owner / Operator 10 2004 - Present • Responsibilities include editing monitoring and reporting for digital content network operations for various clients including Bell Media, Rogers Communications and OFRB(Ontario Film and Review Board) • Maintain and manage end of day reports and enter all pertinent information into traffic management grid. • Work closely with programming and traffic teams to ensure content gets to air on time Maintain daily provider schedules to ensure adherence to content rights Accessible Media Incorporated |1090 Don Mills Road, Don Mills, ON Master Control Operator 10 2016 - 07 2017 • Responsibilities include monitoring and reporting on all AMI channels in western and eastern Canada • Ownership of all OTT applications during shift • Monitor and report on all network integrity alarms to engineering and IT support teams • Maintain and manage shift reports and enter all discrepancies into incident management software accurately • Work closely with programming and traffic teams to ensure content gets to air on time • Maintain daily provider schedules to ensure adherence to content rights Rogers Communications Inc. | 855 York Mills Rd, Toronto, ON Network Operations Analyst 06/2011-08/2014 - Encoder/Editor 12/2008 - 06/2011 Content Vetting/Quality Assurance 04/2007 – 11/2008 • Contributed to the significant increase of ingest and export team (dmip dept. internal teams) productivity. Improved uploaded content totals from 160 hours per day in 2010 to 600+ hours per day by 2014 • Accurately encoded 52% of all VOD content for digital media ingest platforms department in 2012. Increased this percentage point to 54% in 2013 • Transcoded live-capture content to various formats (HD 720i/SD) using Digital Rapids (minimum of 40 hours per week) • Transferred files from client FTP servers for Digital Rapids transcoding to ensure content primed for Video On Demand broadcasting strictly following client licensing agreements and schedules • Edited live captured content with Sony Vegas Pro software to ensure quality and ac curacy of uploaded content. • Analyzed content to ensure all video received from clients meets Rogers cablelabs specifications using Tektronix LM 100 AV analyzer and Digital Rapids Professional Training & Development • Kepner Tregoe: Problem Solving and Decision Making Certificate • BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT: Problem Management Specialist Certificate • Cognos Edge: DTV, SVD & VOD Networks Training Certificate • • Rogers Communications Inc.: Information Management & Technology - change Seachange Interactive: Television Maintenance Basic and Advanced levels management training • Digital Rapids: Exit certificate • • Tektronix Cerify Tool and Video Content Analysis Training Seachange: Asset Flow Platform Training Certificate n o t s n W i s s i t r u C : e m u s e R Education 2 Trebas Institute for Recording Arts 1997| Graduate - 4 year Audio Engineering & Production Program

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