Jake Thorn

Milwaukee, WI, USA

Work Experience

Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club

Scoreboard Production Assistant

• Edit sponsor commercials, highlights and create motion graphics using Final Cut Pro and Adobe Creative Suite Software
• Assisted with transition from standard definition to high definition scoreboard and equipment in Early 2011
• Train staff members on the new equipment during transition.
• Responsible for video clip ingest and maintain physical & digital video archives
• Assist with solving IT issues and workflow improvement
• Operate EVS instant replay system, create in-game highlight packages, and operate cameras, among other live production duties
March 2009 - Present Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

UW-Milwaukee Athletics

Marketing Media Coordinator

• Produce all videos and graphics for use in the Klotsche Center Arena and the US Cellular Arena
• Led implementation of Daktronics scoreboards and Venus systems in the Klotsche Center
• Direct live events using Newtek Tricaster 455, Tricaster Studio and Newtek’s 3Play systems.
• Coordinate with Sales and Marketing department and sponsors to create video features that fulfill sponsorship contract terms
• Create highlight videos for multiple sports teams
• Produce marketing videos to gain student interest in Athletics events
August 2012 - May 2014 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

UW-Milwaukee Housing

Web & Digital Media Assistant

• Produce all videos and multimedia for internal use and external marketing use
• Ran all social media platforms and web environments for 6 months in absence of a full-time, professional staff member
• Led design and conceptualization website redesign
April 2010 - August 2012 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Bachelor of Business Administration

Major: Information Technology Management
Minor: Journalism, Advertising and Media Studies
Certificate: Digital Arts and Culture
September 2007 - August 2012 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


English (Native),


Adobe After Effects, Adobe Audition, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Muse, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Autodesk Maya, C#, C++, Cheetah 3D, Cinema 4D, CSS, Database Development, Filemaker Pro, Final Cut Pro, HTML5, Java, Motion Graphics , Oracle, SQL, Visual Basic, Visual Studio, Web Design, Website Development,