Luis PalacioGeorgia Film Connection

Major: Direction, Prod. & Screen Writing



                       LUIS PALACIO

  (678) 457- 2883?[email protected] ? ?  





        16-year experienced bilingual executive in Media, Marketing, Communication industries with strong

leadership and solid problem- solving skills. Attained hands-on expertise on

         co-creation of 5 successful digital platforms targeting domestic, international technology-

         driven consumers generating a $8 Million yearly revenue and arousing brand

         positioning in 30 states in the U.S. and overseas. Involvement in 3 innovative film and

         commercial  projects stretching from creative process, screenwriting, and production for

         Media and Marketing industries segmented to audiences in Latam, Asia, and Europe.


CORE COMPETENCIES________________________________________

       Product Development and Management           Media, Video & Film Direction, Production.

       Marketing Strategy and Customer Research     Commercial and Movie Screen Writing 

       Diverse-Market Campaign Design                     DA /PA in Commercial and Film Projects

       Data Analysis and Business Engagement         Digital Content Creation and Management


KEY ACHIEVEMENTS__________________________________

  • Successfully managed a robust market portfolio generating $8 Million in revenue yearly
  • Co-created conceptually, provided marketing research and POS streamline via digital media to more than 5 sales digital platforms.
  • Co-founded a brand-new market pipeline for the company arousing brand positioning and product establishment in more than 30 states in the U.S.
  • Recognized BEST EMPLOYEE of the Year -2013.
  • Successfully coached and managed a diverse network of 20+ of sales managers, distributors, commercial partners, designers, Marketing assistants, production crew.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE_________________________


   Film Connection Professional Projects.                                        Atlanta- GA                    

           AD, PA & Screen Writer, Editor                                               Jan 2016– Present

  • PA & Casting Assistant – “Dead Thirsty”  Feature Movie                                       
  • PA & Light  - “Let’s Make it” Feature Movie
  • Director & 2Nd Camera  “4:20” – Program Short Silent Movie
  • Director, Producer and Writer “Mucha Lucha” Wrestling Documentary
  • PA – I” Will Be Fine” – Music Video
  • Screenwriter – “Social Love” Feature Movie.


  Lunex Group – International Prepaid Telecommunication.                 Atlanta, GA

   National Marketing & Sales Team Leader                                       February 2009 -Present                                                                                                                                                          

  • Responsible for supporting Marketing and Sales campaigns targeting multi-ethnic customers resulting in a sustainable sales portfolio of $8 million annually.
  • Supported with Radio, T.V Shows, press releases content in various formats to penetrate untapped markets for the company, creating massive customer’s awareness.
  • Marketing Research, implementation and execution of coordinated strategies to position our prepaid electronic services, products in multi-ethnic markets communities in the U.S and abroad such as India, Philippines, Latin-America. (e.g. Cuba, P.R, South America)
  • Coordinate Trade-shows, networking conventions to introduce new developments, and technologies to diverse channels such as money transfer, wireless chain stores, mobile and cable operators, independent contractors and Media networks.
  • Management of cross-functional teams of 20 members including, designers, Marketing assistants, Sales Managers, Art directors, National distribution partners.


    LISY CORPORATION – A Huff Affiliated Management, LLC                             Atlanta,GA

     Communication & Marketing Manager- South E. Region              March 2006 – December 2008


  • Responsible for monthly budgets and sales performance for key accounts and major

            retailers such as Walmarts, Krogers, B2B, consumer goods suppliers.

  • Implementation of seasonal promotions and push-up events such as Food Shows and Industry seminars to incorporate the company’s brands adjacent states such as Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, South and North Carolina.
  • Responsible for 25% sales increase in the two years. Reported weekly results and sales forecast to National Sales VP.
  • Created core and peripheral market research based on reliable data analysis to measure customers’ loyalty, purchase habits developing innovative methods to increase our customer’s retention to a 5%.




Georgia State University, J. Mack Robinson College of Business            Atlanta, GA                  Master of Science in Marketing Communication                                                                                       G.P.A: 3.7                         December-2017                                             


Film Connection, Mentorship Program                                                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA 

Digital Film Direction, Production, ScreenwritingTrack                                          July, 2017  

Weekly Intensity Program                                          G.P.A.:  A       



Del Norte University, College of Communication                              Barraquilla, Col.                        

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Mass Media and Production                       December, 2000.   

Honored Graduate Student                                       G.P.A:  3.9                                               



INVOLVEMENT & AWARDS__________________________________

          American Marketing Association             Active Member              October-2016

          L.A. Film Club Association                      Active Member               October -2016

          Hispanic Chamber of Commerce            Active Member                August- 2010         



              MS Office, Film/Video Equipment, Premiere Pro, CRM, Qualtrics Research








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Prime Pilot.Posted by Luis Palacio on 2017-07-21

Very Excited to be part of the next cable TV pilot to be shot on set in Atlanta. Many creative producers, actors, directors, and crew, in general, will be part of this great project that will run for a few days... Read More >>