Christine Ponzi

A resourceful, detail-oriented and innovative Emmy Nominated Television Producer offering expertise in television/field production, script writing and social/digital media as well as personnel supervision and training

Cranford, NJ 

917-306-6691

MEDIA EXPERIENCE

NBCUniversal – New York, NY & Stamford, CT -  Maury

Senior Producer: August 2018 to Present 

Coordinating Producer: May 2013 to August 2018

Producer: May 2009 to May 2013

Associate Producer: May 2004 to May 2009

Production Assistant: September 2003 to May 2004

  • Oversee all aspects of production planning and execution for a nationally syndicated daytime talk show.

  • Supervise and direct the Associate Producer, Production Assistant and production teams. 

  • Conduct extensive research and book experts/talent including celebrities, stylists, doctors, psychologists and outside vendors. 

  • Pre-interview potential guests; obtain/validate information.

  • Pitch creative ideas and compelling storylines to Executives

A Better Life Media – Virtual

Co-Founder & Executive Producer

  • Launched new media production company that aims to develop media strategies not limited by platform, format or genre and expands traditional boundaries.

  • Executive Produce and write scripts / rundowns for a diverse range of clientele and media purposes

 

NBCUniversal – New York, NY (Crazy Talk)

Producer: November 2015

  • Produced a comedy talk series comprised of outrageous clips from various television shows and the internet 

  • Developed comedic skits and writing the script for the host. Selected and edited clips.

  • Interview guests and source news stories that compel a national audience

NBCUniversal – Stamford, CT (The Trisha Goddard Show)

Producer: May 2011 & September 2011                                                

  • Developed and produced two pilots that led directly to the show’s sale and distribution by NBC.

MTV Networks – New York, NY

Production Assistant: January, 2003 to September, 2003               Intern:  September 2002 - December 2002 

  • Provided all levels of production assistance to Producers for various MTV shows including “Total Request Live,” “The Beach House,” “Spring Break 2003” and “New Year’s Eve Special.”

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Emmy Nominated Producer; promoted to positions of increased responsibility based upon exemplary work performance. 

  • Successfully produce one show per week; consistently meet stringent deadlines in an efficient and timely manner.

  • Selected to participate in an on-air interview for a YouTube episode entitled, “Maury: In Real Life” (2018).

  • Assisted the Executive Producer in the development and production of a game show pilot entitled, “Married to the Truth” for NBCUniversal.

EDUCATION

Saint Francis College – Brooklyn, NY         

Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Communications

SKILLS

  • Establish and maintain positive relations with superiors, co-workers and a diverse population of  clients, guests and experts

  • Recognized for professional integrity and an exemplary work ethic

  • Strengths in troubleshooting, problem resolution communication and organization; easily adapt to diverse work settings and fast-paced, high-pressure, deadline-oriented environments

  • Proficient in MS Office, AP News, Final Draft, Adobe Premiere Pro, Google Drive and various social media outlets

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