Welcome and thanks for visiting my site! Have a look, and send a note to discuss the many ways we can work together. Maybe even have some fun doing it! Whether it be my experience working in all facets of production with Blue Man Group, Ted Talks, and The McKittrick Hotel, making records at Electrical Audio in Chicago, or running a music licensing agency and publishing company, Said So Sound!
Ben brings 15 years of extensive experience in recording, instrument maintenance, public relations, project/production management, and music business. Benjamin holds a certification in audio production, music business, and music performance from the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences. He is also certified in Rock Bass Styles and Creative Writing for Musicians. A results-oriented and creative business owner, Benjamin has made tremendous contributions to the growth of the mainstream entertainment industry. In his career years, he has earned a stellar reputation from working in various facets of entertainment including production, engineering, and instrumentation.
He loves and takes great pride in quality entertainment. This passion for excellence has helped him create platforms that lead to the rise of a distinct approach to music. With a keen sense of style and great taste, he developed the new Blue Man Group shows globally. Also, he has served as an in-house audio engineer at Steve Albini's recording studio in Chicago and owns a music sync agency called Said So Sound LLC/Music Publishing.
He is best known for his rare ability to breathe creativity and life into projects. Benjamin is calculative about the success of talents and strives to deliver a unique experience on goals sought by creatives in their entertainment career. He firmly believes that in an ever-changing world of music and entertainment, he can make a difference by delivering value. Benjamin thrives in any environment where work ethics, insight, and talent are most required to excel.
Roles & Responsibilities
2013 - 2020
TECHNICAL MANGER, BLUE MAN PRODUCTIONS
Work with BMP Producers, Creative and Artistic Directors, and Studio Managers in overseeing the design, acquisition, maintenance, and tracking of all musical instruments for current and new productions, outside events, workshops, and rehearsals.
2017 - 2020
FREELANCE TECHNICIAN, TED TALKS // THE MCKITTRICK HOTEL, HOME OF SLEEP NO MORE
Manage event-specific assignments while providing on-hand support to ensure optimum audio output. Apply technical knowledge of sound recording equipment to achieve the determined artistic objectives.
2006 - 2013
RECORDING ENGINEER, ELECTRICAL AUDIO
Provided cross-functional support regarding daily business activities, inventory, digital and analog recording.
Liaised with artists and executive producer while organizing recording sessions and monitoring sound quality.
Self-motivated and goal-oriented professional with over 15 years of extensive experience in recording, instrument maintenance, public relations, project/production management, and music business. Highly organized, independent, and efficient in fast-paced multitasking environments; able to manage multiple projects and prioritize effectively to accomplish objectives.
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MUSIC FOR MEDIA
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