Samuel Checo Cell: 917-496-1322 | Email: Samcheco93@gmail.com
Summary An experienced video editor with a background in production and technical sides of multimedia.
Excellent proficiency in Premiere, Photoshop and Media Encoder Basic knowledge of After Effects Media Management Microsoft Word, Excel Experienced in production scheduling Media management
Mac & PC knowledge Multitasking Organized Quick learner Comprehensive in Spanish
Experience 04/2017 –
PepsiCo Video Editor – New York, NY -Used Adobe Premiere Pro, Media Encoder, Photoshop and After Effects to organize, format & edit campaigns that are integrated throughout the Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and YouTube. -Communicated directly with the director of each project to execute their vision. -Managed and logged all media.
03/2017 – 04/2017
Assistant Casting Director – New York, NY - Communicated with the director to provide him with hundreds of options for actors of all types. - Organized a portfolio of all picks, with headshots, resumes, and video auditions. - Used websites like, Backstage, Actors Access, and Casting Networks to search for talent. 02/2017
Four Forty-Four Films, Inc.
Unit Production Manager – Los Angeles, CA -Consulted with the producers and director of the film to ensure that all paperwork, payments, and locations were secure. - Communicated with the whole team to establish each day's schedule, and movements. 01/2017 - 02/2017
Office Assistant – Kingston, NY - Managed and organize all forms and paperwork required for the production. - Worked side by side with the production coordinator and the production manager to ensure crew and talent information were filed - Worked alongside the accountant to make invoices and distribute payment 09/2016 – 11/2016
Beachside Films (Miseducation of Cameron Post)
Office Assistant – Saugerties, NY - 2018 Winner of Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival - Managed and organize all forms and paperwork required for the production. - Worked side by side with the production coordinator and the production manager to ensure crew and talent information were filed - Worked alongside the accountant to make invoices and distribute payment 01/2017 – 07/2017
Pok-O-MacCready Camps Editor/ Cinematographer – Willsboro, NY - Shot and video edited two promotional videos for a summer and ski camp in upstate NY. - Organized and managed footage from both productions.
Education 2015 - Bachelor of Arts - Binghamton University – Vestal, NY
Awards Hoboken Film Festival - Best Short Film- “Mime” (Co-Writer, Editor, Producer)