Resume, CV, Bio

Fred Monthei - Producer/Editor/Writer/Photographer/Musician

Fred  Monthei is an independent free-lance video professional with 30 Years  of video production experience as a Producer, Writer, Director,  Cameraman, and Editor in local, regional and national markets.

He has been creating all types of print and electronic media since 1980. After  studying English/Journalism at the University of Iowa, he began his  career as a photographer, multi-image slide show producer and programmer, video producer, cameraman, writer and director. His  production work has taken him around the world on a variety of subjects  and projects. His productions have been seen in the corporate boardrooms  of Fortune 500 companies, local, regional and national TV audiences including ABC, CBS Sports, ESPN classic network and Comedy Central. Of course, today most of his video work is seen on the web.

Fred is a producer of video and audio, still photography, copywriting and original music.

Media  production services including TV & Radio Commercials, Corporate,  Medical  & Educational videos, DVD’s, CD’s,and marketing videos for  the web.

Clients include: Cape Cod Academy, Cape Cod Cooperative  Bank, Riverview School, Coldwell Banker Real Estate, Cape Cod Marine,  Emergency Contractors, Halliday Builders, Onset Computer, InnSeason  Resorts, Hydroid, Inc., Cape Cod Healthcare, Cape Cod Healthcare  Foundation, VNA of Cape Cod, Simon's Bath Showroom, Maidpros, The Paint  Shoppes, Providence, Fatima Hospital,  Grouper Design, Wendell  Marketing, Kerfoot Technologies, Rapoza Landscaping, Hall Oil Company,  Breakaway Grills, Shuckers Pub & Raw Bar, O’Shea’s Olde Inne, New  England Outside Showers.

Previous to starting his full-time  free-lance career on Cape Cod, Fred was President and CEO of one of the  largest video production companies in Wisconsin, Pulse Communications,  Inc., Green Bay, and  Engine Room Post House in Milwaukee. Together  these two companies provided a wide range of full service media  production, employing 35 people, serving local, regional, national and  international clients. Services included: Video production, High-end  Post Production, audio, animation, web design, multi-media  presentations, live events, TV shows and films.

Clients served  included Good Humor Bryers, Schneider National, Tyco International,  Evenrude Johnson, Green Bay Packers, KI, Bellin Health, St. Vincent  Hospital, Fort Health, Proctor and Gamble, Schreiber Cheese, Appleton  Papers, Georgia Pacific, Prevea Clinics, Humana, Montgomery Ward, Boston  Stores, Shopko, Appleton Papers, Bay West Papers, Cruisers, Carver  Yachts, Disney, ABC, CBS, CNN, ESPN and numerous other corporate and  broadcast clients. 

Some of the projects Fred has worked on include:

“In Pursuit of the Wild” Episode 1 "The Wolves and Bison of Yellowstone National Park"
Co-Executive Producer with Gary Benz
GRB Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA,
1 hr., Pilot Wildlife Series for Animal Planet“

Gallagher: Smashing Cheeseheads”
Producer
1-hour TV special for Comedy Central
Gallagher, Los Angeles, CA;

“With Love & Respect, The Lombardi Packers”, One hour TV special ESPN Classic Network
Production coordinator
Capstone Entertainment, LLC, Los Angeles
Executive Producer, Oscar winner Stuart Benjamin

“The Shaquille O’Neil Celebrity Roast” DVD Release
Post-production coordinator
Capstone Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA
Executive Producer, Oscar winner Stuart Benjamin

“The Alligators of the Everglades”
“Helicopter Wildlife Management in Utah”
“Elephant Management in Zimbabwe”
“Black & White Rhino Poaching in Zimbabwe”
Production Manager/Post Production Manager
CBS Eye on Sports, CBS, Inc., New York, featuring Tim Ryan
Executive Producer, Mike Pearl (exec producer 1994 CBS Winter Olympics)

Secured  contract and managed staff of 15 providing all in-stadium Jumbotron  video for 

Lambeau Field for Green Bay Packers 1992-2002.

President of The Engine Room,
Post-house for “American Movie
Chris Smith and Sarah Price
Barry Polterman, Editor
Winner Grand Jury Prize-Documentaries
1999 Sundance Film Festival

Awards

 50 + ADDY Awards, 45 WHPRMS Awards, and most importantly the 1967 PP&K 2nd Place Trophy