Dec 86 - May 89: KMOV – TV CBS Channel 4 St. Louis (Viacom) P/T Program Production
Assistant/Floor Manager (DGA Member) 
 
Jan 85 - May 89: Freelance AD, PA, Grip, Camera, Lighting, Audio

Education:

1984 Southeast Missouri State University 
B.S. Communications (News-Electronic Editorial) Minor: Marketing 
Radio/TV Club Officer, Intramurals

 References:

Mr. Greg Gumbel
CBS Sports
51 West 52nd St.
New York, New York 10019
Ph 800-852-2271 ext. 1265

Ms. Jean Whatley
Producer
Whatley Media Group
1231 Grant Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63119
Ph 314-489-5990

Ms. Peggy Dierssen
Producer
KTVI FOX2
2250 Ball Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63146
Ph 314-213-7866

Experience

Specialties

Videography (live ENG/EFP), lighting, audio, producing, directing, production management, editing

MARK D. PARSONS


Phone 314-249-9247

mparsons@mdpmediallc.com

Jan 2008 – present: MDP Media LLC President & Owner 
Specializing in freelance production for corporate and broadcast companies 
 
 
Jan 2000 – Jan 2008: KTVI-TV FOX2 –TV St. Louis (O&O) 
Emmy nominated NPPA Photo-journalist/editor 
**Responsible for journalistically strong storytelling, including; spot, general assignment, sports
and feature news. Also utilized video production skills for L.O. programming and promotions. 
 
June 95 – Jan 2000: KDNL-TV ABC 30

St. Louis (Sinclair) 
Emmy nominated NPPA Photojournalist, editor, and live tape-playback 
 
May 89 - June 95: St. Louis Studio Services, Inc. (now Studioworx) 
Video Duplications Manager/Engineer, promoted to Production Manager/ 
In-house Producer/Director, promoted to Account Executive 
Clients including May Company, Monsanto, Ralston Purina, Ducane Grill, DMB&B, Rawlings
Sporting Goods 
**Played a vital role in assisting the growth of a four employee video production company into a
multi-million dollar business. 

Contact us: (cell) 314-249-9247 or (o) 954-882-5211