CV

Professional Summary

 I’m Erin Ray - a dynamic, enthusiastic, and educated individual committed to producing the highest quality projects. My 8+ years of experience in the entertainment and tech industry has improved my ability to problem solve, deliver projects from start to finish, and manage expectations. On a daily basis, the direct conversations I participated in or lead, through email, phone or video calls, ensured client expectations were met, and relationships were built and maintained across every project.  

Work Experience

November 2019 to present

Creative Producer - No Funny Business Productions

Creatively managing projects from pitch to launch, and beyond. Working with clients around the world on film and digital productions, brand and website development, social media management, and UX/QA audits.

April 2019 to November 2019

Creative Project Manager - Little Rocket

Managing projects from pitch to launch, working with creative teams to create marketing plans, learning management systems, and websites. 

April 2018 to April 2019

Associate Producer & Production Manager - After Munich, Z Films & CBC

Managing an international documentary production, on set coordination and budget management for a CMF feature-length film. 

June 2016 - April 2018

Production Coordinator - Jam3

Coordinating virtual reality, augmented reality, website and content video projects from inception to post-launch. Successfully led an ISO 27001 Information Security Certification to completion. 

June 2015 to April 2018

Quality Assurance Analyst - Jam3

Testing and logging bugs on websites, apps and experiences, while leading client calls and monitoring development progress. 

Awards

Best Video Game Narrative, East of the Rockies 

Canadian Screen Award - 2020

Gold - Digital Craft: Interface & Navigation (UI), Change Gout 

Cannes Lions - 2018

Best Interactive Narrative, East of the Rockies 

ADCC's (Advertising & Design Club of Canada) - 2019

Bronze - Digital Platforms, Change Gout

Cannes Lions - 2018

IDFA DocLab Selection, East of the Rockies

IDFA Documentary Film Festival - 2018

Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award

University of Toronto - 2017

Best Original Interactive Production, Nuclear Dissent

Canadian Screen Award - 2019

Innis College Recognition Award

University of Toronto - 2017

Education

2012-2017

University of Toronto

Bachelor's Degree, with Distinction - Cinema Studies Specialist

2009-2011

Toronto Waldorf School

High School Diploma

Skills

Digital Production  Video and Film Production 

 Project Management  Leadership and Interpersonal Skills 

 Communication and Facilitation 
 Attention to Detail  Conference and Event Planning

 Marketing and Branding    Report and Script Writing 

Motion Capture Acting  UX Audits  

 Quality Assurance  Editing  Budgeting and Projecting  

Interests

My passion for sharing experiences to open minds has fueled my interest and work in film and digital spaces. A cinema studies background has led me to look at the world through a creative, and critical, lens. I enjoy conversations, and learning - I am eager to see how we can make the world a more accessible place for everyone, everywhere. I look forward to using digital media and technology to better the world, and shape it towards greatness. 

I love creating, send me a line and let's make magic.
e: erin@nofunnybusinessproductions.com
Toronto, Canada (EST)
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