George Antonios Sideris Professional CV

More than 5 years of professional audio experience with recording, mixing, mastering, sound design & synthesis, composition, editing, production, and music technology. Stellar organizational and planning skills, as demonstrated in successful event planning and record label operations experience. Gained extensive experience communicating with vendors and event support personnel.

  • Audio Production
  • Sound Design
  • Music Business
  • Strategic Planning/Analysis
  • Audio Engineering
  • Audio Synthesis
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Instructional Design
  • Music Technology
  • Audio Editing
  • Communications
  • Foley

Education

Master of Science, Music Technology at Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis (IUPUI). Indianapolis, IN.

2017

Bachelor of Science, Liberal Studies with Areas of Emphasis in Music and Recording Industry Music and Psychology Minor at Middle Tennessee State University.  Murfreesboro, TN.

2015

Certifications: Ableton Live Specialist, Professional Music Production, Live Sound & Acoustics, Steve Vai Guitar Techniques, General Music Studies at Berklee College of Music. Boston, MA.

2012 – 2015

Sound Design & Synthesis Certification Program at Dubspot.  New York, NY.

2013

Advanced Social Media Strategy Certification at Newhouse School Syracuse University.  Syracuse, NY.

2016

Social Marketing Certification at Hootsuite Media.  Online.

2016

Experience

Freelance (Atlanta, GA)

Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, Composer, Producer, Live Performer, Music Technologist, Instructor

  • Recording, mixing, mastering, processing, editing, composition, audio post-production, sound design, and synthesis.
  • Sound design and scoring for Film.
  • Live performances as a DJ and live performer since 2010.
  • Private music production & engineering lessons since 2016.
  • Production & Industry Consultant – production, composition, mixing, mastering, brand development, content creation, marketing and more.

Jan 2011 – Present

Vivid Kind (Atlanta, GA)

Music and Art Collective Founder

  • Oversee brand operations, develop and execute marketing plans, organize releases, coordinate with graphic designers for artwork, procure visual art for promotion, update release catalog, assign ISRC codes, and edit metadata
  • Execute all day-t0-day management duties including, but not limited to, digital distribution, contractual arrangements, artist coordination, and public relations
  • Design and maintain website, SEO, content development, and content marketing
  • Perform all public relations required to promote artists
  • Graphic design with Adobe Photoshop

Nov 2015 – Present

Billionaires Records (Remote – Charlotte, NC)

Record Label Manager (Jan 2015 – Nov 2015)
Artist & Repertoire Manager (April 2014 – Dec 2014)

  • Directed record label operations, developed marketing plans and organized releases
  • Coordinated with graphic designers for release artwork
  • Maintained release catalog, assigned ISRC codes, and edited metadata
  • Musical talent acquisition

April 2014 – Nov 2015

The Hunter Creative (Remote – Charlotte, NC)

Director of Operations (Aug 2015 – Nov 2015)
Digital Marketing Manager (May 2015 – Aug 2015)

  • Managed social media by capturing fans’ attention with exploits of the company.
  • Managed social media accounts of clients.
  • Handled the blog writing, highlighting upcoming releases and performances.
  • Created and executive overall marketing plan.
  • Lead the marketing efforts in graphic design and client relations.

May 2015 – Nov 2015

WGHR (Southern Polytechnic State University Radio Station) (Marietta, GA)

General Manager
Chief Engineer

  • Managed day-to-day operations
  • Performed equipment repair and maintenance
  • Organized public events
  • Scheduled radio programming and hosting disc jockeys

Aug 2009 – May 2011

Skills

Cycling 74’s Max7

2017 – Present

Ableton Push 2

2017 – Present

Working knowledge of algorithmic processes for computer music applications and effects

2017 – Present

WordPress & WordPress Plugins

2015 – Present

Google Analytics

2015 – Present

Search Engine Optimization

2015 – Present

HTML and CSS programming

2016 – Present

User Interface and User Experience design

2016 – Present

Working knowledge of JavaScript and Web Audio API

2016 – Present

Cordova and xCode for application packaging

2017 – Present

iOS Application Development & Launch

2017 – Present

Adobe Photoshop

2008 – Present

Screenflow

2014 – Present

Working knowledge of videography and Adobe Premiere Pro

2017 – Present

Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects

2017 – Present

Event Promotion, Artist Bookings, and Event & Stage Management

2011 – Present

Contract Negotiations

2014 – Present