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FREELANCE

PRODUCER. WRITER. DIRECTOR

2012 – Present

Kiran is currently working freelance as a commercial and branded content creator, producer, and director. He is developing several feature films, and also co-authoring a series of sci-fi/fantasy novels with his wife MeiMei Fox.

  • Currently completing revisions on “The Scrolls,” one of his three feature film screenplays optioned by Fox Searchlight.
  • Developing “Vapor,” a sci-fi/fantasy trilogy, into novels, screenplays, and feature films.
  • Engaged as freelance branded content and commercial writer, producer, and director.

OGILVY & MATHER

PRODUCER. WRITER. DIRECTOR

2011 – 2012

Writer, director, and senior creative of all long format commercial spots, and branded messaging through narrative and documentary filmmaking.

  • Responsible for the development of all branded content.
  • Charged with evolving the agency into a complete media and production studio.
  • Part of team collaborating to develop Ogilvy West into a world first position as the premier agency for long format brand messaging and branded entertainment (feature films, documentaries, television).

ALLEYOOP MEDIA PARTNER

CO-FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR

2008- 2011

Beats by Dr. Dre

Wrote, directed, and produced a concept campaign focused on creating the video content and viral launch for Powerbeats and Beatbox, two premier products in the Beats suite.

  • Responsible for the creation of all creative treatments, story concepts, storyboards, and writing.
  • Produced and directed the video shoots and executed all elements of production, post-production, graphics, and visual effects.

 

Star12

Created the strategy action plan for Star12, the parent company of National Seminars. Rebranded the digital presence, structure, strategy, and style-guide.

  • Responsibilities included the development of a team of creatives, analysts, designers and developers to create the core brand values and brand identity.
  • Scripted, designed, and directed the execution of brand guidelines to create the brand’s “north star,” the guiding direction that would establish the course for future growth.
  • Developed brand guidelines for every element of Star12’s on-line presence (e.g. product development, internal and external behavior, and total brand experience).

 

eBay

Creative Director for eBay’s Technology and Infrastructure Department. Developed and executed rebranding message through digital video content.

  • Created a cinematic narrative driven concept and campaign.
  • Developed all creative, story concepts, and writing.
  • Completed full turn-key execution of all video content deliverables including producing, directing, post-production, graphics and visual effects.

 

National Seminars

Creative Digital Director tasked to concept and develop a company-wide digital transformation for one of the largest national business training and continuing education seminar companies in North America.

  • Executed all video content: writing, directing, production, post-production, graphics and visual effects.
  • Key consultant on strategy and distribution.

 

People and Planet

Creative Digital Director and Head Media Advisor in charge of digital brand launch for high-level CSR project.

  • Created full brand identity and style guide.
  • Developed, directed, and produced all video content.
  • Executed and directed the graphic design and layout of the website.
  • Produced all video content, vlogs, social apps, and site management.

 

Bruce Lee Enterprises

Creative Digital Director for the launch of Bruce Lee Enterprises as an ecommerce and online digital entertainment platform.

  • Developed, directed, and produced all video content.
  • Completed graphic design and layout of the website.
  • Supervised the build of the ecommerce platform.
  • Produced and directed all video content, vlogs, social app strategy, and site management.

 

Hydrolab

Creative Digital and Media Director in charge of supervising, managing, and executing the digital brand launch of Hydrolab, a surf fashion company.

  • Conceptualized, wrote, directed, and produced a video pitch-reel for VC investor presentations.
  • Directed and executed graphic design of all art assets and lay-out of the website.

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