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ABOUT


Matt is an award winning Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing. From creating original shoot concepts, to being a strategic ideator who challenges the creative status quo, to editing show/shoot footage to tell incredible stories, Matt is constantly striving to create amazing looking and sounding trailer campaigns for cable and network television.  

Matt Volpe

mattvolpe71@gmail.com

917.288.3094

EXPERIENCE

2019

Comedy Central - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2017 - 2019

HBO - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2017

MTV - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2016 – 2017

FYI - New York, NY

Freelance Creative Director / Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015 - 2017

Syfy - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2014 - 2017

WEtv - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015

Sony Pictures Entertainment - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015

IFC - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2013 - 2014

OXYGEN- New York, NY

Freelance Creative Director / Senior Writer Producer Editor

2012 - 2013

truTV- New York, NY

Staff Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2009 - 2011

SYFY - New York, NY

Staff Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2006 - 2009

SYFY - New York, NY

Staff Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2005 - 2010

PBS, A&E, AMC, IFC, FUSE, SCI-FI, Court TV, NYC & CO. - New York, NY

Freelance Writer Producer Editor

1998 - 2005

HBO - New York, NY

Staff Writer Producer Editor in Creative Services

1992 - 1997

VIDEO FROM VIDEO, INC. New York, NY

Associate Producer

EDUCATION

2005

New York University – School of Continuing Education – Copywriting

1989 - 1993

New York University - Tisch School of the Arts - BFA - Film/TV Major

SKILLS

·Conceive shoot ideas

·Copywriting

· Produce and Edit trailers/promos using Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects

·Supervise external vendors/companies

·Digital and Social marketing

·Supervise promo shoots, on-line edits, audio mixes, motion graphic designing

·Compose original music cues as needed

·Manage work of Associate Producers, Production Assistants, and Interns

AWARDS

2019 WEBBY AWARD

for #MyAndreStory social media videos in promotion for the HBO Documentary ANDRE THE GIANT


2018 PROMAX BRONZE

for HBO’s BALLERS Season 3 Behind The Scenes “CRAFT” pieces

2018 CLIO AWARD

for HBO’s WESTWORLD Season 2 Behind the Scenes “CRAFT” pieces

2006 PROMAX GOLD

for Sci Fi's shoot spot “SUPERHERO AGENCY w/ LANCE THUNDERBOLT”

for Sci Fi’s Original Series “Who Wants To Be A Superhero?“

OVATION

award from NBC UNIVERSAL for OUTSTANDING work and being an

EXCELLENT TEAM PLAYER

INTERESTS

Read/write music, playing bass, swimming, illustrating and painting. I spent many years playing bass in art metal rock bands such as Shirley Temple of Doom, Pucker, Slim Francis, the Elevens, the Blanche Mayhem Trio and Atom Strange. I played bass for the NYC based children’s music band, Baze & his Silly Friends. I played bass in the Off-Broadway version of GODSPELL 2000 and was the session bassist on the actual show recording released on Universal Records. I have performed at Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits in 2012. I have composed music for licensing with Peter DiStefano (Porno for Pyros) and I currently play bass occasionally with The Ed Volpe Band and Mike Borgia & The Problems.

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ABOUT


Matt is an award winning Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing. From creating original shoot concepts, to being a strategic ideator who challenges the creative status quo, to editing show/shoot footage to tell incredible stories, Matt is constantly striving to create amazing looking and sounding trailer campaigns for cable and network television.  

Matt Volpe

mattvolpe71@gmail.com

917.288.3094

EXPERIENCE

2019

Comedy Central - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2017 - 2019

HBO - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2017

MTV - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2016 – 2017

FYI - New York, NY

Freelance Creative Director / Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015 - 2017

Syfy - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2014 - 2017

WEtv - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015

Sony Pictures Entertainment - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2015

IFC - New York, NY

Freelance Senior Writer Producer Editor

2013 - 2014

OXYGEN- New York, NY

Freelance Creative Director / Senior Writer Producer Editor

2012 - 2013

truTV- New York, NY

Staff Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2009 - 2011

SYFY - New York, NY

Staff Senior Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2006 - 2009

SYFY - New York, NY

Staff Writer Producer Editor in Creative Marketing Department

2005 - 2010

PBS, A&E, AMC, IFC, FUSE, SCI-FI, Court TV, NYC & CO. - New York, NY

Freelance Writer Producer Editor

1998 - 2005

HBO - New York, NY

Staff Writer Producer Editor in Creative Services

1992 - 1997

VIDEO FROM VIDEO, INC. New York, NY

Associate Producer

EDUCATION

2005

New York University – School of Continuing Education – Copywriting

1989 - 1993

New York University - Tisch School of the Arts - BFA - Film/TV Major

SKILLS

·Conceive shoot ideas

·Copywriting

· Produce and Edit trailers/promos using Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects

·Supervise external vendors/companies

·Digital and Social marketing

·Supervise promo shoots, on-line edits, audio mixes, motion graphic designing

·Compose original music cues as needed

·Manage work of Associate Producers, Production Assistants, and Interns

AWARDS

2019 WEBBY AWARD

for #MyAndreStory social media videos in promotion for the HBO Documentary ANDRE THE GIANT


2018 PROMAX BRONZE

for HBO’s BALLERS Season 3 Behind The Scenes “CRAFT” pieces

2018 CLIO AWARD

for HBO’s WESTWORLD Season 2 Behind the Scenes “CRAFT” pieces

2006 PROMAX GOLD

for Sci Fi's shoot spot “SUPERHERO AGENCY w/ LANCE THUNDERBOLT”

for Sci Fi’s Original Series “Who Wants To Be A Superhero?“

OVATION

award from NBC UNIVERSAL for OUTSTANDING work and being an

EXCELLENT TEAM PLAYER

INTERESTS

Read/write music, playing bass, swimming, illustrating and painting. I spent many years playing bass in art metal rock bands such as Shirley Temple of Doom, Pucker, Slim Francis, the Elevens, the Blanche Mayhem Trio and Atom Strange. I played bass for the NYC based children’s music band, Baze & his Silly Friends. I played bass in the Off-Broadway version of GODSPELL 2000 and was the session bassist on the actual show recording released on Universal Records. I have performed at Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits in 2012. I have composed music for licensing with Peter DiStefano (Porno for Pyros) and I currently play bass occasionally with The Ed Volpe Band and Mike Borgia & The Problems.