Matthew E. Morris
Photo by Suzannah Mullen
I am a digital media producer specializing in video production. Since 2010 I have run my own freelance video production company, and now I am currently seeking professional opportunities in this field. Using technology and creative storytelling to execute projects and bring ideas to fruition is my specialty.
Boston Medical Center (May 2016 - April 2019)
Media Production Manager
Create digital media content with the Marketing team and Communications team at Boston Medical Center for original video and photography productions. Part of a dynamic team of professionals dedicated to bringing the many educational and humanitarian faces of BMC to life with engaging storytelling.
Direct responsibility for writing, shooting, and editing over 120 video productions for the Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan system, including promoting service lines, employee education, provider spotlights, and documentary-style patient stories centered around community outreach.
Cooperation with marketing and communications team members for optimal interdepartmental coordination and setting proper expectations for project workflow, completion, and strategies for target audiences.
Tracking and prioritization of multiple video and photo projects according to deadlines and demand.
Uphold BMC brand style guidelines and standards for in-house and outsourced productions to vendors.
Administration of cloud-based Digital Asset Management archive, Adobe Creative Cloud teams, and official BMC YouTube channel.
Manage direct report (Media Production Assistant) by delegating workloads for best team productivity.
Scout and secure locations on BMC properties for best set construction and/or lighting design.
Use cameras in operating rooms, clinic spaces, public and private areas while following healthcare privacy laws.
Recommend equipment upgrades, new technology, and streamline processes to achieve the best quality productions within budget and grow in-house media. production capabilities.
2018 NESHCo Silver Award Winner
Boston College (April 2015 - March 2017)
Respond to requested projects for production planning and execution, including:
use of Boston College A/V equipment (cameras, sound recording, tripods, etc.) for coverage of assigned events.
pre-production, execution, and post-production of long form videos and other marketing projects.
fluid coordination with BC Marketing and Communications staff.
Liberty Mutual Insurance (November 2014 - March 2017)
Freelance Video Editor / Videographer
Editing of company provided footage and graphic content for use with internal communications. Follow specific edits and shot lists within strict milestone markers and deadlines.
Follow specific edits and shot lists within strict milestone markers and deadlines.
Provide recommendations for best results of company messages, content, and aesthetics.
Adobe Creative Suite
AVID Media Composer
Final Cut Pro
Sound Forge Audio Studio
Sony Vegas Pro
Microsoft Office Suite
-dSLR & ENG camerasGoPro
portable & studio lighting
2010 - present
2010 - present
m3creative, LLC (April 2010 - Current)
Founder and Principal
Responsible for primary production roles including: writing and scripting to develop client ideas, schedule and execution of video productions, camera operator, post-production editing, audio and color correction, footage archiving, and delivery of final product. Recruitment and directing of crew members and talent. Execute branding and social networking campaigns.
Complete production execution of “Awesome Gloucester” TV series (ep. 1 & 2, 30 mins each) on Cape Ann TV, including :30 promo spots, 3-person crew, and branding campaign with print and digital collateral.
National Winner (Independent Producer, Magazine Show), 2015 Hometown Media Awards, Alliance for Community Media
Winner, CATV “Winter on Cape Ann” video contest.
Produced seven episodes (4 – 7 mins) of “The Solar Road Tour” for ReVision Energy’s online video marketing.
Freelance videography work for corporations, agencies, and producers such as Liberty Mutual Insurance, CTP Boston, and Blueberry Hill Productions.
WPXT / WPME - New Age Media (January 2009 - May 2010)
Work with production teams to achieve client expectations. Creative input as necessary for script and directing. Responsible for outside sales of on-air advertising, including maintaining existing clients and acquisition of new ones.
Lead marketing of “Maine Visitors Channel” to secure new business for long-form advertising.
October 2009, Q3 award winner for most new business.
Recognized as superior relationship-builder, responsible for winning back multiple past clients.
education and professional development.
Northeastern University, Boston, MA
Master of Professional Studies: Digital Video Production (2014) GPA 3.871
Southern Maine Community College, South Portland, ME
Undergraduate courses in Communications & New Media (2010) GPA 4.0
University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
Bachelor of Arts: Communications (1999) GPA 3.2
Cape Ann TV, Gloucester, MA (2012 – Present)
Member, original programming
BCH Music, LLC, Old Orchard Beach, ME (2005 – 2010)
Founder and manager; copyright holder for original music
ReadMe Magazine / IT Magazine (2003 – 2005)
Freelance music and film journalist