NICK OCEAN

323-308-8864          nickocean@gmail.com

 

Film Industry Producer & Northwest Native, gleaning from LA concepts and efficiencies to combine creative solutions with project management for a well rounded point of view from concept to delivery. With a proven track record of delivering within budget and on time using clear and positive communication translating clients creative vision and ideas into practical results with teams and vendors.

 

Freelance Producer — Current

Senior Producer, Swanson Studio — 2016 - 2017

-Clients include: Nike, Adidas, Microsoft, Samsung, Sorel, AKQA, Sasquatch, Kamp Grizzly

Visual Effects Producer — 2011 - 2016

-  Create concepts with directors and executives

-  Bid, hire and contract worldwide independent VFX studios

-  Build, track and communicate budget

-  Produce and manage shot database from creation to completion

-  Daily communication and creative management

-  Convey information specific to local and international teams

-  Forecasting and streamlining time specific material

Disney Studios - The Muppets Most Wanted Logan Media - Kohler, Apple Inc., Mordecai Sony Studios - Dead Man Down

Open Road/Universal Studios - The Host New Regency - In Time

Microsoft, Inc. - Eee Slate Awaken Films - Various

 

Visual Effects Coordinator — 2007 - 2011

-  Weekly status presentation to executives

-  Interteam communication

-  Create and report project estimations

-  Team optimization reducing down time

-  Oversee and communicate to International teams Rhythm & Hues Studios - Yogi Bear, The A-Team

Warner Bros. - Watchmen, Legend of the Guardians, Sucker Punch Photography Clients — 2003 - Present

 

Photography Clients — 2015 - Present

Getty Images  :  Apple Inc.  :  Patagonia

Vizio Electronics  :  Nemo Equipment  :  Goal Zero

Klean Kanteen  :  Hyperlight Mountain Gear  :  Four Wheel Camper

Time Magazine  :  ARB USA