Commercial Work

November 2017

Simone was commissioned by ReAgency to fly to LSU in New Orleans, to direct a shoot that aims to bring science to children in rural areas that don’t have access to a fully-equipped lab!

October 2017

Simone was hired by ReAgency to fly to Wylie, Texas, to interview 8th grade science teacher MJ Tykoski, winner of the Ed C Roy Jr award for Excellence in Earth Science Teaching. Awarded by the American Geosciences Institute. Her classroom was filled with engaged, bright kids who were eager to absorb her every word.

September 2017

Simone was hired by ReAgency to act as Technical Director of a live show at YouTube NY. The show, starring Michael Shermer and Deepak Chopra, was aimed at dissecting the need for skepticism and critical thought in today’s society, now more than ever!

August 2017

Simone was hired by ReAgency as Director of a shoot at the New York Academy of Science where she interviewed CEO of NYAS, Ellis Rubinstein, about future opportunities between STEM leaders and todays young, emerging scientists.

July 2017

Simone was hired by ReAgency as Director of a shoot at the New York Academy of Science. The goal of the shoot was to capture a series of lectures aimed at guiding young people towards being confident leaders in STEM.

June 2017

Simone was hired by ReAgency as Director of a shoot at the New York Academy of Science. The goal of the shoot was to capture a series of lectures aimed at college bound students that will help them in their decision making.

May 2017

Simone acted as Technical Director while shooting the New York Academy of Science’s Challenge 2030, where multiple generations of the world’s most gifted innovators came together to collaborate on developing science and technological solutions for the global Sustainable Development Goals. At the event she had the opportunity to interview notable VIP’s such as Ted Turner (founder of CNN) and former Congressman Rush Holt (pictured below).

Simone attended the Tyler Prize Gala in Washington DC to both shoot the event and to screen the video she created for the prize in honor of Dr. José Sarukhán for the audience.


April 2017

Simone was commissioned by ReAgency to fly to Stanford University in California, where she acted as Technical Director of one shoot where she interviewed world-renowned ecologists and biologists for the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement and as Director of a new, short documentary about CONABIO.


March 2017

Simone acted as Technical Director of a shoot at YouTube NY for the New York Academy of Sciences about the importance of mentorship in the science community.

Simone was commissioned by ReAgency (a science PR Agency) to create a sizzle reel for Michael Shermer, Publisher of Skeptic magazine, a monthly columnist for Scientific American, best selling author and a Presidential Fellow at Chapman University where he teaches Skepticism 101. The reel is being featured on the official Skeptics YouTube Channel and on Michael Shermer’s home page.


February 2017

Simone was sent to Mexico City by ReAgency (a science PR agency) to direct a new documentary that follows CONABIO, Dr. José Sarukhán and their combined contribution to the longevity of biodiversity in Mexico and the world at large.

     

Simone was commissioned by ReAgency (a science PR agency) as Director of a shoot at the AAAS annual conference to interview scientists for the upcoming Tyler Prize video.

     

Simone was hired by ReAgency (a science PR agency) as Director of a shoot at Columbia University to interview scientists who are working on cutting edge ventures in hopes of raising much needed scientific funding!


October 2016

Simone had the pleasure of being Technical Director of “A More Scientific Union,” a televised event hosted by TYT Network, ScienceDebate.org (a partner of Scientific American), the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Science Education Policy Association at YouTube Space New York.

The debate was featured by Scientific American.

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July 2016

Simone had the pleasure of being Technical Director of a shoot at Yale University with ScIQ on The TYT Network about world-first science and medicine!

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June 2016

Simone was commissioned by The Odyssey Online to produce, write, edit and star in videos about science and pop culture.

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April 2016

Simone had the immense honor of being Technical Director of a TYT Network show anchored by Cenk Uygur with special guests Jane Sanders and Bernie Sanders Crusader Rosario Dawson!

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February 2016

Simone was commissioned by Did Someone Say Science to fly to Louisiana and shoot/edit nine genetics experiments with the best genetic scientists at LSU, in addition to a series of interviews. The shoot boasted an all female film crew and all female scientists!

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August 2015

Simone conceived of and created five original teasers for the New York Hall of Science and their new suite of apps designed to teach children physics and math: Noticing Tools.  One of the teasers was featured on the seven-stories-high NASDAQ Times Square Tower Screen.

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Simone created the trailer that sits on the main page for NYSCI’s new suite of apps, Noticing Tools.


July 2015

Simone was the Co-Director and Director of Photography on ‘Bad Science’ a Taylor Swift parody produced by The Young Turks and shot in the YouTube Space NY.

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June 2015

The New York Hall of Science hired Simone to shoot their event, NYSCI After Dark.


May 2015

Simone was hired by The Young Turks (the biggest online news show in the world) as a camera operator to shoot a live show in the YouTube Space NY.  See a clip here.IMG_9345


April 2015

Simone edited her 29th and 30th commercial actor reels.

“Not only is she talented in editing, but she is extremely creative. Simone has one goal in mind: to make sure that the actor is happy with the reel she has created. I’m not just happy, I’m thrilled.” – Client, Brittany S


March 2015

Simone was hired by Stonestreet Studios to guest direct Gary Bennet’s Advanced Screen Acting and Character Production class.


December 2014

Simone was hired by B12 Productions as director on ”Parting Gifts,’ a dramatic short about two sisters grieving the loss of their father.


November 2014

Simone was hired by MidCity Productions as director and editor on their crowd sourcing campaign short.


October 2014

Simone was hired by B12 Productions as director of photography on the comedic short Yarn Wars, by Sarah Newton.


September 2014 – Present

Simone was hired by NCR Corp (NYSE:NCR) as an official supplier of corporate videos.


 April 2014

Simone created a monologue mash-up for Joyce Storey at Monologuestogo.com


September 2013

Simone did editing work for Dan W0iski at VisionMedia Inc.


May 2012 – Present

Simone started a small business creating actor reels.  She has presently edited more than twenty actor reels and is currently only taking clients on a referral basis.  Some examples of her work can be found here, here and here.