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Matthew Fain

Growth-oriented creative strategist with 3+ years of experience in leadership, production, and marketing

678-314-2146    matthew.allen.fain@gmail.com    Atlanta, GA



Education

Georgia State University
Class of 2021 | Major GPA: 3.54/4.0
Bachelors of Interdisciplinary Studies in Media Entreprenuership with a focus in Photography, Media Studies, and Creative Marketing



Experience

Atlanta Team Leader
The Real Movement | March 2019-Present

•  Leading and motivating my team of six staff members and 10 volunteers to coordinate weekly events averaging 60-70 attendees
• Cultivating a welcoming environment for both my team and event attendees where everyone can feel valued and heard
• Developing and executing strategies to improve the company’s outreach programs, expand our Altanta presence,and increase company awareness
• Managing conflict within the organization



Studio Intern
Imagine Media Consulting |  May 2019-Sept 2019

• Completed market research to identify and analyze trends in pop-culture and media and delivered findings in weekly presentations to company leadership and creative team
• Communicated directly with clients to ensure their expectations were fullfilled
• Participated in team-wide brainstorming and ideation sessions
• Conceptualized, directed, and executed company photoshoots
• Maintained a clean and organized studio environment



Chiropractic Assistant
Wood Family Chiropractic | Aug 2016-May 2020

• Served as a communication touch point between doctors, staff members, and patients
• Formed and maintained positive patient relationships, managed insurance information, and recorded patient details
• Initiated, directed, and executed a project to move all office files and client databases to a streamlined, digital platform
• Interviewed, trained, and reviewed new employees



Photographer/Videographer
Matt Fain LLC | 2016-Present

• Working with a variety of clients and businesses to create on-brand professional photo and video content
 Clients Collective Soul (band), Red Light Management, Imagine Media Consuliting, Family and Friends (band), Country Club of the South, Imagine Media Consulting, Beau Turrentine, The Corduroy Blue (band), Apollo Media (production), All Roof Solutions, Kennesaw First Baptist, Small Plants Big City, Neighborhood Tennis Club (band), + more




Relevant Projects

Marketing Strategy for The Corduroy Blue
Social Media Marketing (MK 4305) | Spring Semester 2020

• Developed a creative strategy to grow the reach and engagement of Atlanta-based rock band
• Conducted research on social media and industry trends and implemented a system for on-brand social media content creation and publication



Mobile Photo Studio Start-up
New Ventures in Creative Media (CMIS 4000) | Spring Semester 2020

• Researched and analyzed needs within the creative industry to discover opprotunities
• Created low-fidelity and mid-fedilty physical prototypes, a promotional video, and a website to accompany project
• Developed and pitched final start-up idea: a mobile photo studio service



Product Management for Create-Connect
Entrepreneurial Thinking for Startups (ENI 3101 ) | Spring Semester 2019

• Led a team of 5 classmates to create and pitch a new start-up to connect creative industry professionals and freelancers with employers, contract positions, and projects
• Conducted research to discover gaps and needs within the freelance and creative industry job market
• Prototyped a website, generated app design mock-ups, and created promotional materials
• Pitched completed start-up idea and business strategy



‘Blood’ Collective Soul Tour
Documentary Photography | Summer 2019

• Captured photography of live shows, interviews, and behind the scenes tour life for the midwest portion of Collective Soul’s ‘Blood’ tour





Skills

Creative 

Photography
Video Production
Video Editing
Retouching
Color Grading
Animation
3D Modeling
Ideation
Storyboarding
Lighting
Audio Editing
Tools and Software

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe After Effects
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Lightroom
NLE software
Microsoft Office
Microsoft Excel
G Suite apps
Wordpress
Concepts

Social Media
Content Marketing
Media Marketing
Journalism
Leadership
Project Management
Public Speaking
Communication
Collaboration
Conflict Resolution
Problem Solving 
Scrum/Agile