Resume for Kelly M. Desmore

Clients/Sponsors :

Independent Arts & Media











Kelly M. Desmore


Sunnyvale, CA.



AA Liberal Arts, Moorpark Junior College , Moorpark, Ca.

BA Information and Communication Studies – Option in Media Arts

Minor in Recording Arts

California State University, Chico


Employment History: – Wine Consultant – Los Altos, Ca. – Event Bartender – Private Member and Corporate Events for all occassions. Private Golf Course. – Catherine Ann Jones, Author. Ojai, Ca.

Compiled Regional Theatre lists for all her current plays to submit for production.

2009-2015 Owner/Founder of and – Producer for live events in and around California. Video and Still Photographer for 26 years. Archivist for 6 years.

2004-2006 Sales and Marketing for small to medium sized businesses. – Web Marketing Firm Woodland Hills, CA. Keyword Positioning, SEO placement, Fax blasts, E-mail Opt-ins. Work under President of Marketing, Ninna Shapiro.

1998-Present –

Chico Ca. Producer/Sales/Training, all aspects of training and multimedia creations, online to children and Master’s students. Live electronic music performances for Northern Cal and Bay Area. Recently completed: Web site networking for clients in recording arts, production, and training.

1999-2004 – Marigold Digital

Chico, Sausalito, Ca. Producer/Sales/Training; Created and facilitated projects in multimedia and the Internet. Clients: Tahoe Hemp Company, Hemp-Eaze, Christine Conrad – Director. These involved direct sales, project management, and marketing of online web design/hosting accounts.

2003- Golden Capital

Chico, Ca.; Online Marketing Assistant, Assistant to Events Manager; tasks included: Internet and e mailing for company, brochure designs for quarterly events in finance. One million dollars accounts scheduled for Biotech and Hi-Tech Angel investments. Exclusively for the Northern California group.

2001- CSU Chico, Technology and Learning Program – Multimedia Lab

Lab Assistant: Instructional Media Center- Merriam Library 002- Assisted Faculty and Staff with all technology and learning in the Multimedia Lab, as a part of the Technology and Learning Program. Advanced use of all Macintosh audio and video applications and hardware, all PC audio/video hardware/software in lab, video editing (Final Cut Pro, i-Movie), web page compositions, photography, film festivals, and many media creations.

1999-2000 – Xstudios, LLC

Chico, Berkeley, San Mateo, Napa, San Anselmo, Ca. Producer/Sales and Marketing Communications; established a virtual cooperative community of artists and technologists that forged new forms of human expression, communication and education through multimedia. Responsible for all client sales and marketing, business development, account management, contracts and negotiations. Assisted and ran events for two years. All projects supported “Poetry in the Schools”- now,,

1999-2000 – Jeff Burgess Telemarketing and Associates

San Rafael, Ca. Lead Generation Telemarketing Specialist: Assisted and generated seminar event attendance at call center, for Fair Isaac and Auto Desk. Conferences for VPs and CEO’s of banking and other institutions all over the U.S.

1998-99 –

A community oriented web design/publishing group in Fairfax, Ca. Projects:, ,

1996-97 – Manpower Temporary Agency – Levi Strauss Inc.

Pleasant Hill, Ca. Levi Strauss; Sales Associate for Men’s Regional Jeans Sales/Marketing Database in Texas. Oversaw all store displays for Northern California retailers of Levi’s Men’s jeans.

1995-96 – The Majestic Ventura Concert Theater

Ventura, Ca. Assisted in Public Relations and distribution/ marketing for venues’ incoming artists and ticket sales. http://www/

1995-96 -Skip Saylor Recording

Larchmont Village, Ca. Assisted in all studio preparation and maintenance of artists and recording engineers under direction of Skip Saylor.

1996 – Interlok Studios

Hollywood, Ca. Receptionist: Assisted and ran all phone lines, communicated with artists and engineers. Scheduling of post-production projects for Disney and other large companies.

C.H.I.C.O.- 1998 – Chico Happenings Involving Creative Overflow A non-profit community arts program that includes artists/educators and healers of all ages from the area to come together and perform and discuss their local happenings. Program is recorded digitally for interactive use in education and the home.

2001-2003 – Electronic Music Ensemble

CSU, Chico. Performed in “Sonic Fusion” Electronic Music and Dance program, Harlen Adams Theater, CSU, Chico, Ca.

Xstudios Entertainment – 20 years under Director Tazuo Yamaguchi; Film, Video, Audio for live and educational events and training. Archive of largest Grateful Dead Tapes and Chico Poetry Slam Recordings in California.


References upon request for all Clients.