March 6, 2017

Brad Ford CV

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Brad M. Ford


Artist, Project Manager, IT specialist, and Web Designer who uses collaboration with numerous players as a means to develop creative spaces and entrepreneurial place-making. Diverse experience in IT and PR with the ability to manage multiple streams of a project at once.


MBA IT—expected graduation Fall 2017

  • Western Governors University


BFA Animation/Film, 1996

  • Edinboro University of PA


Art Experience

Roadhouse Theatre

  • Technical Theatre 1999-2002


Underground Artists Association: gallery shows, pop-ups, art installation

  • Creative Place-making, and 3-day art events
  • Erie, PA, 2002-2003


Kennedy Center, Utah, 2003

  • Stage Manager

Utah Arts Festival, 2004

  • Art Director 
  • Silver Medal Award: Best New Event under 1 million Slingpaint


New Visions Gallery: First co-op gallery model

  • Gallery Curator/Owner


Performing Artists Collective Alliance (PACA), 2003-current

  • Board Member
  • PACA Gallery development
  • Website development and stage tech


IT and Web Design

  • ECCA+: 2016-current
  • Software Project Manager


Sorenson Media video compression: 2011-2012

  • Creative Director


Erie Insurance – UX: 2012-2014

  • UX Visual Analyst


Conduit Technology: 2014-2015

  • Lead Business System Analyst
  • Mobile app for medical Documentation


Place-making Experience


Empn – Erie Multicultural professional network: Current

  • Technology Director


Radius Co-Work, 2015

  • Radius Gallery, 2016


TedXErie, 2015-2016

  • Technical Development