ABOUT ZACH DALIN

Experienced Entrepreneur, Photographer, Media Designer, and Social Media Expert

Zach Dalin
CEO, Zach Dalin, LLC

Zach Dalin is a Class of 2013 graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, with a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Interactive Media with a minor in Social Media Marketing.

Following his high school career at Parkway Central High School in St. Louis, Missouri, as theater sound and lighting technician, owner of successful Mobile DJ company, member of the symphonic, jazz, and marching bands of Parkway Central, President and Communications Vice President of B’nai Amoona United Synagogue Youth Group, participant in the “Tear Down the Walls” Anti-Defamation League Program, and volunteer at Give Kids a Smile dental clinics, Zach continued his involvement and passion in the field of technology with Interactive Media, specializing in photography, videography, audio production, website design, and social media.

At Bradley University, Zach continued the DJ business and got involved in many organizations on campus such as Dance Marathon, 24 Hours of Music, and Late Night BU.  Zach is a past President of Hillel, and past Philanthropy Chair and Media Chair of the Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity.

Zach’s passion in photography is proven time and time again with his fresh and unique takes on his work —- with concerts, sports, landscapes, events, and weddings.  Zach is one of St. Louis' most recognizable and active Music Photographers.

Zach is currently living in St. Louis, specializing in Interactive Design, Photography, Videography, and Social Media.  Zach works with KMOV-TV as a Multimedia Producer and Lead Photographer.  Zach is an award-winning and recognized St. Louis Photographer, Digital Artist, and DJ.

 
Photography

Zach Dalin Photography is a full-experience photography studio. Let Zach's award-winning style create memories that will last a lifetime!

Cinematography

Zach Dalin Films is a full-experience cinematography studio. Let Zach's modern and cinematic style create memories that will last a lifetime!

DJ & Event Production

ZDDJ MUSIC is a full-experience DJ and Event Productions company. Specializing in schools, weddings, and mitzvahs, let ZDDJ MUSIC produce your next event!

 

EXPERIENCE

 
 

Education

College Education

Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Class of 2013
Major: Bachelor of Arts in Interactive Media
Minor: Social Media Marketing

Technical Skills

Familiar Photography & Videography Equipment

DSLRs
Speed Lights
High-Definition Video Camera
Lapel, shotgun boom, dynamic, cardoid, and other microphones
Lighting Kits

Website Design/Coding Languages

HTML
CSS
JavaScript
ActionScript
Python

Computing/Office

Proficient on Windows
Proficient on Mac OS X
Microsoft Office
Adobe Creative Cloud
Professional Editing Audio and Video Suites

Social Media Experience

Hootsuite Certified Professional
Facebook
Skype
YouTube
Delicous
Twitter
Google Talk
Picasa
Hootsuite
LinkedIn
Vimeo
Blogger
Flickr
StumbleUpon
WordPress
Google+

Related Experience

Photo & Video Related Work

Photographer at KMOV-TV (2013-Present)
Web/Photo/Video Intern at Fox 2 KTVI & KPLR 11 (2012-Present)
Update both websites with news & videos, shoot, edit, and produce photography and videography for KPLR 11
Video Production Intern at Bradley University Web & Marketing (2012-Present)
Shoot, edit, and produce videos for Bradley University promotional material
A/V and Social Media Specialist, Songleader Boot Camp & Jewish World Productions (2009-Present)
Head of Photography, Videography, A/V, and Social Media
Technology & Social Media Specialist, Camp Ramot Amoona, St. Louis, Missouri
Head of Technology, A/V, Photography, Videography, Social Media, and Weekly Video Interactive Newsletter
Media Designer, Bradley University, Peoria, IL (2010-2011)
Shoot, edit, and post bi-weekly video interviews
Convention Photographer, EMTZA United Synagogue Youth, Midwest (2009-Present)
Official photographer of EMTZA Regional events

Graphic Design Related Work

Digital Designer at KMOV-TV (2013-Present)
Better Way
Crawford and Brinkman
Dalin Dental Associates
Hick'ry Stick
Jones Law
Paradise Pet
Peoria Transportation Systems
Phi Chi Theta
Show on the Road Productions
Soha Technologies

Information Technology Support Related Work

Technical Support Specialist, Bradley University Global Communications Center, Peoria, IL (2011-Present)
Technical support specialist for Global Communications Center, Service Bureau
Technical Consultant, Congregation B'nai Amoona, St. Louis, MO (2009-Present)
Technical support specialist for Global Communications Center, Service Bureau

Website Design & Webmaster Related Work

Webmaster, DMoGraphics, LCC., (2012-Present)
Webmaster, Solar Harvest Inc., (2011-Present)
Design, maintain, and update website
Webmaster, Thinking Skills inc., (2010-Present)
Design, maintain, and update website
Webmaster & Technical Specialist, EMTZA United Synagogue Youth, Midwest (2009-Present)
Design, maintain, and update regional webpage with forms, photos, surveys, social media
.
Operate technical sound and lighting equipment at regional conventions, DJ regional dances
Webmaster, Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity (2011-2012)
Webmaster, Bradley University Hillel (2010-Present)

Other Experience

Owner, ZDDJ MUSIC Party Entertainment & Media Services; Chesterfield, MO (2002-Present)
DJ Entertainment
 & Media Services Company

Activities

Bradley University Hillel President (2011-2013)
Bradley University Hillel Secretary - manage website, email listserv, Facebook invitations (2010)
Alpha Epsilon Pi Philanthropy/”Foamcoming” Chair - organize philanthropic and homecoming events (2010-2013)
Gateway to Hope - donate DJ services for charity organization (2009-Present)
24 Hours of Music, 2009 - donate DJ services for charity organization (2009-2013)
Huntington’s Disease Association of America - donate DJ services for charity organization (2010-Present)
Dance Marathon, donate DJ services for charity organization (2009-2013)
Bradley University Band, Drums - Basketball Band (2009-2013)

 

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