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|Corporate & Industrial video production in Los Angeles, including TV commercials, training and educational videos, marketing and promotional videos, web streaming, and business profiles and banquet videos from Notowitz Productions. Since 1985.
You see below a wide variety of projects, from shooting behind the scenes for Fox Broadcasting to creating television spots for a large jewelry retailer. Our commitment to you is first-class service, excellent finished work, and a focus on your deadline and your success. We believe the phrase ROI (Return On Investment) must apply to all work we do.
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PRODUCER, Aug-Dec 2005, corporate television commercial targeted at reaching Jewish singles in Los Angeles, for Aish Hatorah Los Angeles.
CAMERA, Nov 2005, for Baxter Healthcare, profiling "day in the life" of star sales people.
PRODUCER, Nov 2005, repurposing existing educational CD-ROM powerpoint on managing anger into fully produced DVD with voiceover.
PRODUCER, December 2001 - present, Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business, numerous educational videos and online FLASH teaching materials used in the classroom and at-home. Themes for videos produced include corporate business ethics, managing student debt, and using technology in the classroom.
CAMERA, Oct-Nov 2005, shooting series of seminar videos for Univ. of Calif., San Francisco.
PRODUCER, Oct-Nov 2005, online streaming video to nationally promote the phone number 1-800-BANKLOAN.
CAMERA, Sept 2005, footage used to create promotional video for ACA, American Camp Association.
CAMERA, Aug 2005, footage to be used in creating profiles of award winning Hispanic journalists, for NAHJ, National Association of Hispanic Journalists.
CAMERA, May 2005, Behind the scenes at American Idol finals, for Fox Broadcasting.
PRODUCER, May 2005-present, promotional videos for chain of post-acute rehabilitation facilities in Southern California.
PRODUCER, March-May 2005, banquet fundraising/recruiting video for Kehillah Jewish High School, in San Francisco Bay Area.
PRODUCER, Feb 2005, StudioCom.com for Miller Beer, shooting for online marketing campaign.
EDITOR, Jan 2005, for law firm to promote their sexual harassment training services.
PRODUCER, Jan-Feb 2005, banquet fundraising video for Hachnasssat Kallah, organization that raises funds to help brides who cannot afford to pay for their own weddings.
CAMERA, Nov 2004, Chai Lifeline Westcoast, capturing video to be used in banquet presentation.
EDITOR, June 2004, YAHOO!, promotional videos.
PRODUCER, April-June 2004, video presented at annual fundraising banquet of Aish Hatorah, Los Angeles.
EDITOR, Feb 2004, YAHOO!, footage used in news broadcasts discussing the Academy Awards.
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR, October - December 2003, promotional video for Chateau Marina apartments of Jan Czuker.
EDITOR, September 2003, Fundraising videos for The Hebrew University: tribute video for honoree; an historical background video detailing the university's success.
EDITOR, December 2002, for Yahoo! to promote their new website, triggerstreet.com
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR, July 2002 - January 2005, Series of instructional and educational videos for Los Angeles County Office of Education, LACOE.
DIRECTOR, July 2002, Promo video for Jerusalem Roadtrips to screen at AEPi fraternity conferences across the country.
PRODUCER, December 2001, Maimonides Academy, promotional recruiting video.
COMMERCIAL PRODUCER, August 2001, The Transcription Company, 30 second commercial which ran on local cable to recruit new transcribers. See our press release on using cable ads to achieve your goals.
WEBSITE DEVELOPER and MANAGER / MARKETING CONSULTANT, February 2000 - present, Internet and database marketing consultant and website manager for attorney placement firm (a headhunter for lawyers) in Los Angeles.
EDITOR, January - February 2001, promotional videos for Spiderdance.com
SOUND DESIGNER, December 2000, for ZentropyPartners.com and GM. Created sound effects for CD-ROM to promote their newest corvette model 2001.
EDITOR, December 2000, for Spiderdance.com, promotional video to promote their interactive game show internet services at the NATPE television convention.
PRODUCER / WRITER, April 2000, For dedication of holocaust memorial and Beth Olam Cemetery, wrote script for Elliott Gould and for Speaker Emeritus of the California State Assembly, Antonio Villaraigosa, currently running for mayor of Los Angeles.
WEBSITE HOST / DESIGNER / MAINTENANCE, 2000, Designing, writing, programming, and testing a website for estate jewelry / loan brokerage firm, San Francisco Bay Area.
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR / EDITOR, August 1999 - January 2000, TELEVISION COMMERICIALS for estate jewelry / loan brokerage firm, San Francisco Bay Area. The extremely successful ads currently air on TV (CNN, MTV, ESPN, Discovery, A&E, etc.) 250 times a week in Northern California. See our press release -- using cable ads to achieve your dreams.
WRITER, 1999, print ads to promote local businesses, more print ads, and more here.
WRITER, 1999, for Online Transaction Technologies, wrote marketing material for brochure.
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR / EDITOR, January - February 1999, for Stephen A. Mikulic, DDS, television commercials for his Northern California dental office. His ads ran on Lifetime, FX, and the USA Network.
DIRECTOR, 1998, video production #2 for Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District to demonstrate to parents and teachers how SMMUSD schools are using Annenberg funds to improve student learning.
EDITOR, 1997, for Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, VIDEO #1 to demonstrate to LA Annenberg Metropolitan Project how Annenberg grant money is being used to improve SMMUSD schools.
WRITER / DIRECTOR, 1997, WUJS Institute in Arad, Israel, promotional video for the WUJS Institute's internationally acclaimed Hebrew study ulpan program.
PRODUCER / DIRECTOR / EDITOR, 1996, Jan '95, May '93, Sept. '92: Series of television commercials for retail jewelry store / pawn shop, San Francisco Bay Area. The extremely successful ads currently still airing 30 times a week in Northern California.
DIRECTOR / EDITOR, 1994, for City of Santa Monica, Sustainable City, a documentary/promo video which shows examples of individuals following a "sustainable lifestyle" -- that provides for their needs today without compromising the environmental future. Narrated by Ed Begley. Won Wave Award, nominated for CableACE award.
EDITOR, 1994, TEAM, anti-smoking video for middle schools and high schools.
WRITING FELLOWSHIP, November 1991 - January 1992 A fellow of Creative Artists' Institute in Jerusalem, sponsored by Center for Jewish Culture & Creativity.
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER, 1989 - 1990 Produced a live daily segment for Financial News Network (FNN) and produced a weekly 1/2 hour program which aired nationally on The Learning Channel. Responsibilities included: Researching stories, field producing (on-location news directing at trade shows), interviewing, operating camera, writing scripts, editing video, writing/editing commercials, planning graphics, reporting (traveled on assignment, researched and wrote stories).
AND MANY PROJECTS NOT LISTED
L.A. Emmy (1996), nominated for two others (1997 and 1998)
Nominated for three CableACE awards (1994, 1995, 1996)
Wave Award (1995)
Two Hometown Awards (1995, 1996)
Two awards at '94 Berlin Film Festival (1994)
Fellow, Center for Jewish Culture and Creativity, 1991
Brandeis-Bardin Institute Scholarship, 1991
Dortort Writers' Institute Scholarship, 1991
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