Credentials

Meet Christina

Christina (Founder, CEO and Creative Director at Skillman Video Group, LLC) has over seven years experience in the Cable Television Industry and a background in corporate video and documentary production. Previous accolades include winning a national award in the 2003 Hometown Video Festival for her documentary ” Billericay, England” and in February 2009, she won two Awards at the 2009 New England Legal Marketing Association “Your Honor” Awards sponsored by the Wall Street Journal. In 2014 Skillman Video Group was selected as the “2014 Best Business of Boston” in the category of Video/Film Production by the Best Businesses of Boston Award Program. She is a member of the MIT Enterprise Forum and the Boston Chamber of Commerce. Christina has a Bachelor of Science degree in Television, Radio & Film Production from Syracuse University , Newhouse School of Communications. Contact Christina at christina@skillmanvideogroup.com to see what SVG can do for you.

Meet Chuck

Chuck Green (Director of Photography)  has a BA in filmmaking with many years of experience working in both analog/true film and digital video, both High Definition and 4K/UHD. He won a New England Emmy® in 2012, has worked as both a DP and videographer for television, commercials, corporations and universities, 5 documentaries, dramatic projects, music performances, live theatre, and events. He has filmed in 12 states, including all of New England. He co-taught a course The Art of Interview, has been a panelist at the Documentary Summit, and is passionate about quality. He works regularly in Ultra High Definition and Full 4K, and is giving a presentation this spring called “4K is Far More Than a Shipload of Pixels”. He has a known soft spot for puns. Chuck came to work at Skillman Video Group as a Director of Photography & Producer in 2012 and can be reached at chuck@skillmanvideogroup.com

Meet Jack

Jack Wall (Marketing Coordinator) earned his degree in Film and Television Production from Boston University’s College of Communication. Since beginning with SVG as an intern, Jack has used his passion for images, visual language, and writing to envision new ways that businesses can represent themselves online. After working in the Boston area in documentary production at Northern Lights, Jack comes back to SVG with a developed  skill set of Marketing Analysis and Strategy, SEO Management, Cinematography, and Editing. Please contact Jack at Jack@skillmanvideogroup.com

Meet Merilee

Merilee A. Kern, MBA (Senior PR Strategist) has been marketing and publicizing multi-industry B2B and B2C programs, products, and services since 1994.  Throughout her career, Kern has strategized, developed, executed and managed innovative MarComm and public relations initiatives that have driven visibility, growth and profitability for the many companies across a broad spectrum of industries. Among other deliverables, she secures top-tier regional and national press placements across all mediums: online, print, and broadcast TV and radio.   Kern holds an M.B.A. degree with a marketing specialty and a B.S. degree, both earned from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She also received “Marketing on the Internet” certification from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.