Name

Wes Murrell

About

Wes Murrell is an Emmy-winning storyteller, an illustrator and creative writer who's spent the last six years working in reality TV at Coolfire Studios (in development, production, and post-production). He's worked on projects aired on Discovery, Syfy, Fox, ABC, NBC, BET, Style Network, and Velocity; he's designed characters and storyboards for Dreamworks TV (Youtube outlet) and worked in multiple facets on Build-A-Bear's popular web series "Bearville Alive." He currently lives in St. Louis with his wife and child.

Resume

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Experience

Editor/Development artist
Coolfire Studios, St. Louis, MO
11/7/12 – Present
Editor/Designer
Haiti Orphan Project, St. Louis, MO
2011 – Present

Education

MA Secondary Education
Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO
08/10 – 5/12
BA Multimedia Design Communications
Lindenwood University, St. Charles, MO
8/06 – 5/09

Clients

  • Salvage City (Discovery Channel)
  • Carvers (Syfy Channel)
  • Resale Royalty (Style)
  • In Depth (Fox | ABC | NBC)
  • Toby McBeard (Dreamworks Youtube)

Skills

  • Character design
  • illustration
  • video editing
  • graphic design
  • script-writing
  • photoshop
  • flash
  • premiere
  • After Effects

Location

Saint Louis, MO