Resume

GARY LIPPMAN      

                                                     

                                                                                         


Experience

copywriter, zodiak media — 2012-Present

Create titles, tag lines, and copy for a large global media company that produces and distributes

Reality TV, Children’s TV, Dramas, etc.

Copywriter, Fleaubox — 2013-Present 

Generate video, copy, and promotion ideas for a start-up in the personal care industry.

Associate story producer, fly on the wall entertainment — 2012-2013

BIG RICH ATLANTA (Season 1), Style Network.

Associate story producer, snackaholic, inc. — 2012

IT GETS BETTER Special, MTV

Copywriter, men on the street — 2008-Present

Write copy and collaborate on comedy shorts and field pieces for a boutique advertising agency.

writer, illumin8 creative — 2011-2012

Wrote webfomercial scripts for a full-service creative agency and production company.

writer, Team Sager non-profit — 2010-2011

Wrote speaker packet and sizzle reel for the entrepreneur who inspired “The Philanthropist.”

Treatment Writer, HSI, Cohn & COmpany, & Sandwick Films — 2003-2008

Collaborated with commercial directors to write treatments for TV spots and music videos:  Pepsi,

T-Mobile, McDonald’s, Denny’s, Cellular South, SIgur Ros, Kanye West, Coldplay, KORN, etc.

Copywriter, Winston Davis & Associates — 2003

Wrote copy for movie trailers and DVD releases.

copyeditor, “The tall detective” — 2002

Edited a trilogy of novels.

associate producer, “the wizard of Id,” Id Productions — 2001-2002

Produced low budget feature from pre-production through post.  Edited rough cut of film.

Education

The Bookshop, Los Angeles, CA —  2007-2009

Professional Workshops in Advertising

NYU Tisch School of the Arts, New York, NY —  1998

MFA in Playwriting and Screenwriting.  Winner of the Waldo Salt Graduate Award.

Tufts University, Medford, MA — 1990

BA in English.  Dean’s List.

OTHER INTERESTs

Film, television, books, art, sports and games of all kinds. 

The fact that thing is the gerund form of the and that tea, a drink with jam and bread,

brings us back to dough.

Avid, Final Cut Pro proficient

310/403-4614          

g_lippman@yahoo.com

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