Marcus dePaula

Website Design, Podcast Producer, and Digital Marketing Consultant

Franklin, TN, USA
Helping to make the internet a better place for people to connect one website at a time through good design and authentic quality content.

Work Experience

Mixtus Media

Co-founder

My role involves all things technical for our business, which includes creating and managing Squarespace websites, generating MailChimp email marketing campaigns, visual content creation, course video production, digital publishing, and invoicing. My wife and business partner, Jenn Hanson-dePaula, specializes in social media marketing, online marketing strategy, and blogging. Together we help authors connect with their readers online.
April 2010 - Present Tennessee, United States

The Contemporary Music Center

Adjunct Faculty, Technical Track

Taught the Technical Track, which included sound reinforcement, studio recording, lighting, and video.
January 2011 - June 2012 Tennessee, United States

The Village Chapel

Technical Director

Management of all technical aspects of the worship service (audio, ProPresenter slides, projection, recording, etc.), as well as the church website and podcast. Installed sound systems, projectors, screens, remote controlled cameras, and network wiring for audio and video to overflow room, nursery, and offices.
June 2006 - January 2011 Tennessee, United States

DePaula Tech Services

Owner

Freelance small business and personal website designer specializing in Joomla CMS, also offering Mac hardware/software support, and network and A/V installation.
2005 - 2010 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Audio One Tennessee, LLC

Installation Technician

Installed professional recording studios and high-end home theater and automation systems.
April 2006 - May 2007 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Clair Global

Audio Engineer and Systems Technician

Toured with various musicians providing audio engineering services for both in-ear monitors and front-of-house mixing; setting up and tearing down of the sound system; and maintenance and repair. In between tours I was assigned to the cable department in the shop where I tested, repaired, and maintained all systems wiring, assisted in loading and unloading of trucks, and prepped systems for specific client needs. I was also tapped for working on a few large commercial and house of worship installations by the sister Clair Systems company.
April 1998 - September 2005 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Cafe Milano

Production Manager

In charge of all aspects of the concert production for this restaurant/music venue: run sound, lights and video, advance shows, book hotels and flights for bands, settle shows, provide transportation for bands, etc.
March 1997 - April 1998 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Freelance

Audio Engineer and Road Manager

Toured with various national acts
1996 - 1998 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Belmont University

Student Worker Audio Engineer for School of Music

Set up and run sound for student concerts and rehearsals every week throughout the school year.
August 1995 - May 1996 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Education

Belmont University

Music

Music Performance (Voice, Piano, Guitar), Music Education, Recording, Music Business
August 1993 - May 1996 Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Languages

English (Native),
Portuguese (Conversational),
Spanish (Conversational),

Skills

Adobe Audition, Adobe Illusrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Audio Engineering, Blogging, Computer Repair (Mac), Content Strategy, Copy Editing, Copy Writing, Digital Publishing, DNS Management, Email Marketing, HTML/CSS, Mailchimp, Newsletters, Office 365 Admin, Photography, Recording, SEO, Social Media Marketing, Soldering, Squarespace, Video Production, Voiceover, Web Design, Wiring, WordPress,