Resume

Experience

Audio Lead

Craft Media Group

San Diego, CA  2018 - Present

 

  • Provide all-encompassing audio development services to AAA game studios including custom sound design, implementation, custom music and voiceover production.

  • Lead cinematic sound designer on close to thirty AAA games, animated films, virtual reality experiences, 4D motion rides, documentaries, and on-air promos.

  • Expert with Unreal Audio Engine including blueprint scripting, level scripting, and work heavily within audio, physics, animation, UI, particle systems and environment editors. 

  • Sound design and audio mix for various documentaries, films, and on-air promos since 2007, including work for HGTV, VH1, SyFy, Cartoon Network and others.

  • Technical audio consultant for Fox Innovation Lab “Martian VR” project, Epic Games, and multi-award-winning sound design and director work including an Emmy Award in 2017.

Audio Lead/ Sr. Sound Designer

Intrepid Studios

San Diego, CA  2018 - Present

 

  • Lead Sound Designer on Ashes Of Creation: Apocalypse (Battle Royal)

  • Lead Sound Designer on Ashes Of Creation: MMORPG

 

Sr. Technical Sound Designer

Epic Games

San Diego, CA 2019-2019

 

  • Technical Sound Design (Unreal Engine) for an unannounced project.

 

Sr. Technical Sound Designer

InXile Entertainment

San Diego, CA 2019-2019

 

  • Technical Sound Design (Unreal Engine) for an unannounced project.

 

Lead Sound Designer

Sony Online Entertainment

San Diego, CA 2012 - 2013

 

  • Lead Sound Designer on two SOE titles (Clone Wars, Free Realms).

  • Sound Designer on Planetside II, Everquest Next, Everquest, Free Realms, Clone Wars, H1Z1 prototype. 

  • Nominated for “Best Audio Mix” for Planetside II on PC (G.A.N.G. award).

  • Contributed to the evolution of our proprietary audio engine tools and technology by working with programmers to build and expand upon features and functionality.  

 

Sound Designer

High Moon Studios

San Diego, CA 2011 - 2012

 

  • Sound Design and implementation (Unreal Engine/FMOD) on Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (XBox360 & PS3). 

  • Winner: “Best Sound Design of 2012” by G4TV. 

  • Nominated for Best Cinematic/Cutscene Audio (G.A.N.G.) 

Sound Designer

Vicarious Visions

Albany, NY — 2008 - 2011

 

  • Lead sound designer on multiple Activision game titles (Transformers: War for Cybertron, Mixed Messages).

  • Sound design and implementation on multiple Activision titles including Guitar Hero, Band Hero, DJ Hero, Marvel: Ultimate Alliance II, and Transformers.

Education

Berklee College of Music

Bachelor of Music Production & Engineering — 1999-2003

Credited Projects

Video Games & Virtual Reality

  • Ashes Of Creation MMORPG **

  • Ashes Of Creation: Apocalypse BR**

  • Unannounced 1PS (VR)**

  • Paladins

  • Killing Floor: Incursion (VR) **

  • The Martian VR Experience (VR) **

  • Transformers: Fall of Cybertron 

  • Transformers: War For Cybertron **

  • Iron Kill **

  • Exogears

  • Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock

  • Guitar Hero: Modern Hits

  • Aquatic Underworld (VR)

  • Brawlout

  • Guitar Hero

  • Band Hero

  • Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 

  • Mixed Messages ** 

  • Project HADES **

  • All Contact Lost **

  • Blood Net **

  • Planet Side II 

  • Everquest II 

  • Everquest Next

  • Free Realms **

  • Clone Wars 

  • Fickletitious **

  • Death Tales **

  • Mecho Tales **

  • Supernova

  • Killing Floor 2 **

  • Peon **

  • All Contact Lost **

  • Endless Rush 

  • Poo Vs. Robots **

  • Agent Gumball

  • Nebulous **

  • Cookie Jam

  • Plague Road **

Trailers & Promos

  • Tony Robbins: Ultimate Edge **

  • SiFi Comic Con - It's A Fan Thing **

  • Embers Of War: Game Trailer **

  • Black Powder: Game Trailer **

  • Swiss Army: #1 **

  • Swiss Army: #2 (Emmy Winner) **

  • BMW/Golf Digest - Big Sur **

  • BMW/Golf Digest - Halfmoon Bay **

  • BMW/Golf Digest - Carmel Valley **

  • BMW/Golf Digest - Paso Robles ** 

  • BMW/Golf Digest - Santa Barbara **

  • Talking Tom Skateboarding Short **

  • Talking Tom Candy Run: Launch Trailer ** 

  • Talking Tom Snowboard: Launch Trailer **

  • Talking Tom Gold Run: Hank Short **

  • Talking Tom Gold Run: House Prank **

  • Talking Tom Gold Run: Stolen Kiss **

  • Talking Tom Gold Run: Hammer Of Justice **

  • Talking Tom Gold Run: Grand Theft **

  • Talking Tom Bubble Shooter: Launch Trailer **

  • Iron Kill: Game Trailer **

  • Vh1 Goes Inside: Black History Month ** 

  • Vh1 Hogan Knows Best **

  • It's Up To Us: Talk Openly Campaign **

  • War Game Trailer **

  • Odesk Promos **

Documentary & Film

  • Unannounced (VR Film) **

  • Max Adventures Film (Animated) **

  • Juniverse Film (Animated) **

  • Terropolis (Animated) **

  • The RESET (Documentary) **

** Lead Role

Contact Me

Mail: audioadam@gmail.com

Tel: 619-850-8366

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