Dain Evans

SKILLS
Software
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Audition
Adobe Photoshop
Avid Media Composer
Final Cut Pro 7 + X
Pro Tools
Production
Audio editing
DSLR and professional cameras
Inclusive and equitable storytelling
Podcast production
Story development
Video editing
Video journalism
Engagement
Facebook Watch
Google Analytics
YouTube Creator Studio
YouTube Audience Development
Project management
SKILLS
Software
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Audition
Adobe Photoshop
Avid Media Composer
Final Cut Pro 7 + X
Pro Tools
Production
Audio editing
DSLR and professional cameras
Inclusive and equitable storytelling
Podcast production
Story development
Video editing
Video journalism
Engagement
Facebook Watch
Google Analytics
YouTube Creator Studio
YouTube Audience Development
Project management
EXPERIENCE
Producer | CNBC
Englewood Cliffs, NJ | January 2019 to present
I pitch, produce, write, shoot, and edit mid-form explainer videos covering current affairs in the technology market using expert sources, archive and original footage, academic journals, and compelling interviews. These in-depth videos have gained millions of views due to their detailed reporting and creative storytelling.
Associate Producer | NowThis Media
New York, NY | July 2017 to January 2019
I created three original series for the NowThis Facebook Watch channel. This required thoughtful planning, booking equipment, field producing, shooting, supervising crew, and collaborating with editors and motion graphics designers. These videos have gained upwards of 2 million views.
Social Video Coordinator | Fullscreen Media
New York, NY | February 2017 to July 2017
I worked with brands like A+E Networks, Revlon and NBC to develop and execute strategies that optimize visibility and monetization on YouTube, driving millions of views per day and hundreds of thousands of dollars per month. This required intense accuracy in a fast-paced environment.
Executive Assistant and Special Projects | Wanderlust
Brooklyn, NY | January 2016 to February 2017
I managed servers and domains, created systems and processes for employee needs, and worked with the Media department to edit videos and features for Wanderlust TV with an average reach of 600K views per video. I also aided in the development of sponsorship strategies and gathered key metrics from Wanderlust’s media campaigns for high-profile companies like Google, Ford and others.
Marketing and Outreach Team Lead | DOC NYC
New York, NY | October 2015 to November 2015
I supervised a team of 6 freelancers to develop, organize and implement tailored outreach campaigns for each film in the 2015 festival, which totaled over 100 films.
Communications Director | Dona Chai
New York, NY, December 2014 to June 2015
I gained new clients and strengthened relationships with existing clients, built strategies to grow the company’s social media identity and presence, and facilitated high-profile features in publications including Bon Appétit and Food & Wine. This startup now has over 500 clients worldwide.
Outreach Consultant | Film Sprout
New York, NY | January 2015 to April 2015
I assisted in the development of outreach campaigns for award-winning documentary films using research of potential partners, and provided detailed statistics and writing samples for educational materials.
PROJECTS
Founder | Queer Filmmakers
Brooklyn, NY | October 2018 to present
Video Marketing Team Lead | Big Apple Performing Arts (New York City Gay Men’s Chorus)
New York, NY | November 2016 to February 2017
ACHIEVEMENTS
Published Contributor | Yoganonymous
Brooklyn, NY | February 2016
Wrote one article and hosted two podcasts for this online publication which receives over 1M views per month
Featured Guest | Technically Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY | January 2016
Discussed race, sexuality and intersectionality within the LGBTQ+ communities on this online publication which boasts over 150k unique monthly readers