STRENGTHS: Excellent customer service skills, Solid communications skills both in person and via telephone. Detail oriented, organized, team player and self motivated. Background in marketing, advertising and sales. Strong computer, internet, web design and office skills.
PRESENT - June 2009 - JCI PRODUCTIONS
PRODUCER / CAMERA PERSON / FINAL CUT EDITOR
Created one hundred sixty-three programs and forty-four live shows that aired on Channel Austin from the time period of August 15th, 2009 until November 20th, 2010. As of November 9th 2014 the total productions that I have submitted and produced for television is over 708, this includes 5 years of a weekly live program. I created five regular shows: JCI World News, JCI-Ministries, Rainbow Castle, First Coast Entertainment, Travel & Tourism, and the live weekly series JCI LIVE Austin. I assisted with thirty live productions and the 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 EXSE poetry programs. I was the Executive Producer of the Flash Jordan Movie and Austin City Lights Series and designed the website. I completed thirteen classes and workshops that included three HD Camera classes, Audio, Lighting, Main and Mini Studio, Web 101, Final Cut, Beyond Final Cut, Multi Cam w/Anycast Switcher & HD Camera, Documentary, and TV101.
PRESENT - 1998 - WEB DESIGNER, WRITER
Created, wrote and designed website �Just 4 Kids Magazine�, an international electronic online magazine for children, teachers and parents. The magazine is in it�s 13th year of producing a monthly ezine for children with Christian values. Each issue is over 100 pages which is available to purchase in print or downloaded in e-book format. Current space used on website is over 98 Mbs, and over 15,000 web pages. Lessons and stories are used by teachers around the world, including my stories being published in the �Andreas� magazine in April 2003 in Indonesia. Just 4 Kids Magazine won numerous awards of excellence for design and contents. 1998-99 Community Leader in Geocities in the children�s section helping with a team of web designers in creating fun pages, giving awards to websites with excellent content and design, and help create a safe web environment for children. Created websites for small businesses and individuals.
PRESENT - 2005 - VP - JCI World Corp
Assisted with marketing, public relations and consulting for small businesses and start-up ventures. Created website for JCI World Corp and it's sister companies. In 1998 I Started a one surname Gandy Genealogy website and in 2005 started Gandy Books.com and published six genealogy books including a 600 page hard bound Gandy Genealogy history book.
2005 - 2004 - TELEPHONE SALES - Harris Publishing
Outbound and Inbound sales of directories for alumni of high schools and universities around the United States.
2002-1999 - TELEPHONE INTERVIEWER- Gallup Organization
Specialized in customer satisfaction bank surveys. Worked on Premier Team for 18 months. Working on special projects such as CNN surveys, Presidential Election and misc. surveys that company needed expert help on. Yearly Awards: Top ten Interviewer award in 2001, First Union Tracker Interviewer of the year 2001, Runner-Up First Union Tracker Interviewer 2000, Top CNN Interviewer for the 2000 Presidential Election, Runner-Up Interviewer of the year at Austin location 2000, (Top Interviewer at our center in Austin was #1 International Gallup Interviewer), Fastest Start in production at Gallup Austin 1999.
1998-1997 - CLIENT COUNSELOR/ADVOCATE - Highland Lakes Crises Center
Assisted with house care of women�s batter shelter. Kept records for center and data entry of state documents for client services of in house and other counseling for state funding. Counseled both in house clients and phone call-ins.
1998-1996 - SECRETARY - St. Andrew�s Presbyterian Church
Church Secretary Answered telephones, accounting of Church records, Wrote correspondence, bulletins and kept church financial records on pc software.
1996-1994 - BOOKSTORE OWNER - Beacon of Light Christina Storehouse
Owner of bookstore. Retail Sales, Purchased and maintained inventory, specialized in special orders for customers and military chaplains. Company expanded from On-line electronic bids on products for military posts world wide.
1986 - 1983 - REAL ESTATE OWNER - Century 21 Resort Properties & Lakeview Properties. Sold real estate on the north side of Lake Travis. Became member of the million dollar club seller of Century 21 the first year that I became an agent. Started my own real estate company in 1984.
Previous Experience includes Secretary, Book keeper, and advertising sales and design.
Certifications: TABC & Texas Food Handler Safety
Profile in Pipl.com Directory - Mauri Gandy