Avrum M Fine
AVRUM M. FINE Over 45 years in Motion Picture and Television Production, specializing in TV Commercials, Low-budget theatrical features, and Industrial films, videos and digital media. He has written and sold screenplays and has knowledge of book publishing and marketing. National & Regional Broadcast Awards Executive Producer of a Film and Television Company Creative Director of an Entertainment Corporation Supervisor of a Major Government Public Information Facility Published Author, Scriptwriter Business Association National Marketing Advisory Council CURRENTLY: SCORE Association Atlanta Chapter; SCORE Association National Marketing Advisory Council; Public Relations Consultant; Media Production and Broadcast Advertising Consultant. PRIOR WORK: November 1969 - November 1998 Executive Producer/Senior Editor, The Editors Center, Atlanta. Film & Video post-production, Motion Picture advertising campaigns. Supervised staff of film editors, artists and writers creating theater and TV trailers, ad art, posters, press kits, media events and promotions. January 1970 - November 1973 Creative Director, Film Ventures International, Atlanta. Motion Picture Distribution Co. Supervised staff of artists, writers, and publicists. Developed marketing strategy, print and television advertising, special promotions. March 1968 - December 1969 Creative Director, Storer Studios, Atlanta. Film & Television Production. Supervised animation & post-production departments. May 1963 - February 1968 Head of Editing, Optical Effects & Animation, WRS Motion Picture Labs, Pittsburgh, PA. Supervised editors, animators, artists, and special effects staff. August 1962 - May 1963 Producer/Director, Frank Willard Productions, Atlanta. TV Spots & Corporate Films October 1961 - August 1962 Commanding Officer, U.S. Army STRAC Photographic Team, Ft. Meade, Maryland. Commanded 40-man photo-reconnaissance team. September 1959 - October 1961 Director/Cameraman, Frank Willard Productions, Atlanta. May 1957 - July 1959 Commanding Officer, Pictorial Division, White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Supervised photographic and public relations staff of 66. AVRUM M. FINE Page 2 MILESTONES: 1969 - Opened Atlantaâ€™s first post-production house. 1972 - Developed State of Georgia Film Commission 1988 -1989: President, The Atlanta Producers Association. AWARDS: CLIO - 1970. National award for excellence in television commercial production. ADDY - 1984. Regional award for excellence in television commercial production. ADDY - 1984. Regional award for excellence in radio commercial production. PAPERS/PUBLICATIONS: Author, Code Name: Copperhead, published by Simon & Schuster. Paperback version by Pocket Books. Military Book Club best-seller. Required reading at Army Command and General Staff College. HONORARIA: Guest Lecturer, Louisiana Tech University. Topic: Advertising Design for Television EDUCATION: BA - Mass Communications, University of Miami COMMUNITY SERVICE: 1991: Board of Directors, Genesis Shelter for homeless mothers and newborns, Atlanta. Created fund-raising materials. 1983-1995: Volunteer Supervisor, Temple Zaban Night Shelter, Atlanta. 1977-1979: Troop Committee Chairman, BSA Troop 455, Morningside Presbyterian Church, Atlanta.