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- Drew

Drew Perkins

e-mail:  boomaga1 at gmail.com
http://boomaga.com
 
EXPERIENCE:
10/15-PRESENT CVS/Caremark   Knoxville, TN
Prescription Benefits Management CS

  • Prescription Benefits Management services for customers and clients, dedicated teams for State of Florida and Government Employee Heath Assoc.
03/07-12/14 Sitel, Oak Ridge, TN
Escalations Specialist / HTC, Tier II / Helio

  • Upper-level technical support and special projects for two cell phone manufacturer campaigns
01/06-02/07 boomaga sound applications, Oak Ridge, TN
Freelance Audio Production for the Web, Recording

  • MIDI production and voice work for corporate and private applications
02/05-9/05 The Recording Studio,   Jackson, MS
Studio Manager / Engineer

  • Brought in clients and engineered on tracking, dubbing, mixing, editing, mastering sessions
  • Tuning and editing in Nuendo and ProTools, mixed on Mitsubishi Westar and Trident 80 consoles
  • Created and managed studio website, print ads in alternative weekly
  • Coordinated statewide Battle of the Bands promotion contest with radio station, venue, and major sponsor
  • Bought and shipped gear, assisted in installation of sound reinforcement at venues
  • Clean-up and salvage after Hurricane Katrina (owner put studio on indefinite hiatus)
04/04-09/04 Paragon Studios,   Franklin, TN
Intern

  • 2nd engineer / study on SSL 9000K console
  • Setup and tear-down for tracking sessions, equipment maintenance
1/02-12/04 MTSU,   Murfreesboro, TN
TA, Lab Supervisor

  • Teacher’s Assistant for Digital and Analog Recording, MIDI and Advanced MIDI Studio, and Audio Post-Production classes – created class material e.g. diagrams, tests and quizzes
  • Filled in, teaching subjects such as analog console automation, 5.1 mixdown, timecode sync, analog MTR alignment
  • Lab Supervisor, writing procedure memos upon installation of new mLan network in 2 digital labs totaling 40 stations
  • In charge of mic’ing, tracking, and mixing commercial music and vocal ensemble for three sessions a week
PARTICULAR STRENGTHS: Strong writing skills, phone presence, remote guidance through technical operations, DAW specialties (tweezing, synchronizing, tuning, beat correction), audio postproduction for video, MIDI based composition, voice work.
OTHER:
  • Member: AES
  • Special research in Copyright Law and legal issues in the entertainment industry.
  • Coding experience in C++, Java, ASM, SQL.
  • MTSU Recording Industry Dept. Listening Night Commendations Awarded by Bob Wood, 2002 & 2004
EDUCATION:
1999 - 2004 Middle Tennessee State University ,  Murfreesboro, TN
BS in Recording Industry: Production and Technology
minor in Entertainment Technology & Computer Science
One Comment
  1. Vern Steinhoff permalink

    I listened to this dramatic reading you posted and laughed, just wanted you to know that.

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