Tyler Duckworth

Professional 
Information

 

 Below you will find further information regarding my professional experience and how it has shaped my perspective in terms of content editing & video production.

 

 

 

 

 Work experience

 

Schoos Design
2012- present

Freelance Digital Consultant



  • Created digital strategy and business plan for 'Day by Schoos' lifestyle division

  • Implementing infrastructure while procuring and producing content for Schoos lifestyle website

  • Assisting the marketing department in ensuring brand integrity and quality control for all outbound communications and press releases

  • Direct social media campaigns

 
Olympics or bust.com
2008 - 2012

Founder & Content Editor

 

  • Created site to serve as digital documentary following the Olympic movement

  • Coordinated athlete interviews in conjunction with Access Hollywood producers during the 2008 Beijing Olympics

  • Produced and edited interstitial segments for MTV and Logo during the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games

  • Produced athlete interviews for Entertainment Tonight during the 2012 London Olympics

 

Diet.com
2009 -2011

Fitness Consultant/ Web Producer

 

  • Provided health and wellness information while ensuring integrity of content

  • Producer & co-host of webisodes featuring exercise instruction and health advice

 

 

Vertical Programming, MTV networks
2006 - 2007
Freelance Content Editor
 
  • Developed and implemented digital strategy for several online initiatives including RealWorldCasting.com and IamonMTV.com

  • Produced and edited content across multiple platforms including digital shorts, blogs and podcasts

  • Assembled extensive user-generated community around the sites while coordinating one of the largest influxes of unique visitor traffic in the history of MTV digital

 

 
MTV: The Real World: Key West & MTV:The Challenge 
2005 – Present

Cast member/Host

 

  • Principle cast member

  • Winner of “Cutthroat” & “The Challenge: Rivals”

  • Host of the popular online series “The After Show” for MTV.com

  • Fulfilled promotional appearance duties working with national and international press outlets

 

 

NBC News
2004

Production Assistant

 

  • Monitored accuracy and integrity of broadcast content through fact checking and research

  • Organized and guided all dub and script requests between affiliate and network offices

 

 
Lookalike Productions, Emmanuel's Gift
2004

Production Assistant

 

  • Provided research on feature-length documentary about disabled African hero Emmanuel Yeboah

  • Transcribed interviews & digitized footage

  • Attended editing and post-production sessions offering administrative and conceptual support

Education 

Languages & International Experience

Tufts University
2001 - 2004



                Bachelor of Arts in American Studies and Comparative Religion

Minor in Communications and Media Studies

 

Relevant coursework: Documentary Filmmaking, Producing Television for Social Change, Media Ethics, Flash Animation, C++, HTML

 

 

 



Skills & Software

 

  • Proficient in German & Russian

  • Encyclopedia knowledge of the Olympic Movement

  • Extensive International experience with media/production companies: South America (Argentina, Brazil), Asia (China), & Europe (U.K., France, Spain, Italy, Czech Republic)
     

Adobe After Effects

Adobe Photoshop

Final Cut Pro

Adobe Premiere

Frequent use of search engines and databases to find journal articles, topical and statistical information

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