Resume

Education

Northwestern University | Evanston, IL | Expected: 06/2021

Bachelor of Science: Music Composition & Technology | Minor: Business Institutions
GPA: 3.5/4.0
Honors: Henry and Leigh Bienen Endowed Music Scholarship
Relevant Coursework: Music Technology, Music Composition, Screenwriting, Personal Filmmaking, Music Theory, Aural Skills, Music History, Accounting, Economics, Statistics, Applied Voice, Phonetics & Diction

Experience

Empire Lakes Productions | Los Angeles, CA | 06/2020 - Current

Co-Founder, Managing Director

• Launched a venture to provide responsible outdoor entertainment during COVID-19 pandemic

• Produce 75+ events with over 60 clients with a revenue stream of over $25,000
• Offer services including drive-in movies/concerts, and backyard movies with screens from 8’ to 40’
• Manage the company’s day-to-day operations, client outreach, sales, finances, and marketing
• Oversee equipment purchases, testing, and set up logistics
• Build strong partnerships with local businesses and organizations

Studio 22 Productions Executive Board | Evanston, IL | 03/2020 - 09/2020
Finance Chair
• Oversee production on all student films produced by the studio
• Manage budgets, contracts, timelines, and all financial aspects of the organization
• Lead script pitches and deliberations to determine films to receive production grants, evaluating
financial feasibility, quality and competency of film producers and crew heads, assess major risks
• Raise funds needed for all organization events
• Manage all financial affairs of the Premiere Planning Committee to host annual, culminating event


Northwestern Student Film Community | Evanston, IL | 05/2018 - Current
Composer, Music Supervisor
• Compose music of different genres and styles for several student films
• Collaborate effectively with directors, producers, and other crew and cast members
• Perform in supporting actor role in senior featured film
• Manage and supervise all aspects of the music department in film productions


Bienen School of Music, Northwestern University | Evanston, IL | 09/2017 – Current
Composer, Vocal Performer
• Write, arrange, and produce musical scores for musicians to perform in concert
• Perform in several musical productions with the Northwestern Opera Theatre, Northwestern
University Singers, Northwestern Undergraduate Company of Opera Singers, and others
• Balance 20+ hours of practice a week with coursework and extracurricular activities


StoneTapert Financial Services | Los Angeles, CA | 06/2019 – 09/2019
Business Intern
• Implemented advanced features of RedTail CRM for the firm's financial advising team
• Reviewed customer data to assess current issues and determine potential solutions
• Prepared, completed and processed customer account forms and database changes
• Compiled analytical results and data into reports


Summer Acting Program | La Cañada, CA | 06/2017 – 08/2017
Vocal Instructor
• Provided engaging lesson plans covering music history and theory
• Prepared and rehearsed students to perform in the program-concluding concert
• Assisted students in preparing for auditions

Skills

Technical: Proficient in Microsoft Office, Logic Pro X, Ableton, Sibelius, Dorico, Fade In, Basic in ProTools, FileMaker, Adobe Photoshop
Language: Armenian (Fluent); French (Basic)