Sean Mitchell – CV/portfolio for Conscious Partners

EXPERIENCE

1995 – present / Musician

  • Drummer, producer and programmer.

2019 – 2022 / Contract Video Editor – Canadian Coast Guard

  • Provided post video/audio production services and sound track composition to the CCG for their first nations auxiliary program. Projects included recruitment videos, supplemental training video, content for public awareness campaigns as well as file maintenance and cataloging of stock footage.

2018 – 2020 / Multimedia Specialist – Travel Masters

  • Employed as a senior graphic/website designer and video production specialist for a Vancouver based travel company. Duties included graphic and web design/development and various recruitment video productions.

2014 – 2018 / Contract Multimedia Specialist – Allterra/GRT

  • Contracted as a multimedia specialist for a civil construction/environmental remediation company. Projects included training video development, pre/post production and script writing. Additional duties included graphic/website design, SEO, social media management, content writing (technical) as well as serving as the media liaison for the company.

2009 – 2020 / Owner – Esquire Multimedia

  • Owner and operator of a small multimedia business. Services offered to my clients were videography, video and audio production, sound track composition, graphic and website design/development and writing services.

2005 – 2017 / The Black Page Drum Magazine

  • Founder/content creator for a print & online drum magazine called The Black Page which reached a readership of 25,000 drummers worldwide. Projects included video and audio production of online drum lessons, website development, graphic design and writing.

2005 – 2008 / Graphic Designer – Brandon Sun

  • Employed as an overnight designer. Job title included design duties (layout, advertisements, in house digital and print collateral) as well as distilling layout to plate for press operator, plotter runs for print correction and final approval of press run.

2000 – 2006 / Production assistant, ENG editor/videographer – CKX TV

  • Employed at a small market television station. PA duties during live news cast and noon hour variety show included studio camera, technical directing and master control duties. ENG duties included videography and editing for all programming (news, variety show, commercials, sports, live events).
PLATFORM EXPERIENCE

Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Acrobat
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Power Point

Reaper Digital Audio Workstation
DaVinci Resolve
WordPress
Izotope
Native Instruments Komplete
Mailchimp
Restream
Streamyard
Google Workspace

VIDEO PRODUCTION

Concept development, videography, field audio, script writing, video editing, animated graphics, soundtrack composition and production.

Concept development, video editing, animated graphics, soundtrack composition and production.

Concept development, video editing, animated graphics, soundtrack composition and production.

Concept development, video editing, animated graphics, soundtrack composition and production.

Concept development, video editing, animated graphics, soundtrack composition and production.

AUDIO PRODUCTION / COMPOSITION

Co-producer, drums, programming (bass & synths)

Co-producer, drums, programming (bass & synths)

Co-producer, drums, programming (bass, synths, strings, woodwinds)

Co-producer, drums, programming (bass, synths, strings, piano)

GRAPHIC DESIGN
WRITING SAMPLES

IT AIN’T EASY BEING GREEN

Do you remember your first steps? If you were to look back on learning to walk, it was the most pivotal point in your life. Before you could take steps, your ability to be mobile…

I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW

A photo is worth a 1000 words; but only if the photo is good. If your website or marketing photos look like the photo on the right, time for a makeover. In this day and…

HEARING DAMAGE: THE DRUMMERS APOCALYPSE

Something any drummer must address sooner than later is the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss.  What’s that, you say?  Yes, you heard me right my fellow groove-meisters; it is no secret that our ears (much…

REFERENCES

Murray Creed
Owner: Groove Studios / Founder: Victoria Drum Festival
murray@drumgroove.com

Paul J Hermann
Co-host: Drum Geek Vodcast / Sales manager: Wentworth Music (Kelowna)
pauljhermann@gmail.com

John King
Owner: Logo Motions
john@logomotions.com

Jennifer Balfour MD FRCPC
Owner: Hillside Pediatrics / Clinical Associate Professor, University of British Columbia
jbalfour@uvic.ca

“I highly recommend Sean Mitchell. His attention to detail is on par with his training, professionalism and experience. He completes jobs ahead of schedule, responds well to suggestions and requests, and is easy to communicate with. If you need a job done well, and quickly, Sean is your guy.”

Hannah Wilder
Communications Director: The Episcopal Diocese of San Diego


I would highly recommend Sean. His creativity is always on point and I can count on him to deliver on time.”

Murray Creed
Founder: Victoria Drum Fest


Sean, either from his worldly experience or his depth of curiosity, has taken the essence of my projects and brought them to life with meaning and resonance, and in a way that’s relatable to the market and the world. His patience and partnership in the process has honored the creative process while also meeting timelines. I highly recommend Sean for projects that range from graphic design and brand development, through to marketing material, videography, and any conception that brings an idea to life on paper or digital media.

Tamara Castle
Founder & Owner: Source Coach / Adventure Dog / Paws on Cook