Sanford Brown

  • Audio Production Associate of Science
  • Avid Protools Certification
  • Audio Training Internship at Studio76

Work Experience

Omnitech Institute, Atlanta, GA - Adjunct Professor - Jun 2019-August 2021

Teaching graduate and undergraduate students in integration of media and technology. Developing and managing the class syllabus and ensuring that the syllabus meets department and college standards. Planning and creating lectures, in-class discussions, and assignments. Grading assigned papers, quizzes, and exams. Assessing grades for students based on participation, performance in class, assignments, and examinations. Reporting student learning outcomes, class reviews, and analyzing student data. Collaborating with colleagues on course curriculum. Advising students on how to be successful and achieve goals. Staying updated on innovations and changes within their course field. Participating in professional development activities.

Totally Dj’s /Rhino Staging/ Active Lighting & Design - Atlanta, GA - Stage Hand - August 2016-Present

I tour with portable sound, lighting, and video systems. I also emceed daily trivia events and shows at local taverns, nightclubs, weddings, and parties in the Atlanta Area..

Reviewed show details with Operations Manager or Project Manager/LED Site Manager. Confirmed specifics and logistics with client contact as directed. Created and reviewed pull sheets to ensure equipment is scheduled for the shows. Reviewed all items prior to show for transport to show site. Conducted preparation duties as assigned, including coordinating travel details or working with the client to coordinate content, video production integration, assembly of LED equipment at show site.

I operate equipment during shows, ensuring the best possible audio/video presentation for clients and spectators. Troubleshoot display and control hardware and software, and correct any issues that may arise at the show site.

Jammin Dj’s, Atlanta, GA - Lead DJ/Emcee/Host/Regional Marketing Director August 2016 - February 2019

I tour with portable sound, lighting, and video systems. I also emceed daily trivia events and shows at local taverns, nightclubs, weddings, and parties in the Atlanta Area. I coordinated communication with event staff. In charge of social media advertising for Jammin Dj’s. In addition, I also provided exceptional customer service to guests and staff. I created and maintained a high energy, which led to me being the DJ for the Atlanta Braves after parties at Truist (SunTrust) Park.

Bozekus Music, Las Vegas - Chief Engineer - January 2014 - June 2016

I managed the overall performance of daily analog and digital recording for local and international talent. I coordinated sales and promotional campaigns. I was also responsible for new equipment research, purchase, receiving, and inventory. I specialized in recording, mixing, and editing the following; ADR, Foley, Dialog, Sound Effects, and Music Production. I also designed and built all audio facilities. I used Protools to create and manage audio projects.

Awards and Acknowledgments

  • Cleveland Scene Magazine Music Award Nomination
  • Cleveland Free Times Music Award Nomination
  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition
  • Las Vegas Black Music Awards Nomination
  • The Knot Best Of Weddings c/o Jammin Dj’s

Professional Partial Credit List

  • Larger Than Life - Suge Knight Biopic film soundtrack, “Bout to Kill Em”
  • Dick’s Pawn Shop - Radio Advertisements
  • Power 88.1 -“Minister Lee” Sunday Sermons