Jade Lake is a one-stop media shop which specializes in collaborating with you to help tell your story to the world.
We're based in San Francisco but work anywhere in the world from Sydney, Australia to Clarksdale, Mississippi.
If you're looking for a video to share your start-up with the world to capturing a shareholder meeting with a 4k multi-cam set up, from polished commercials to in-the-trenches Behind-The Scenes mini-documentaries, we'll deliver what you're looking for.
Creative Director, David Rodwin, is a writer, director, and producer, as well as a branding, social media, and crowdfunding strategist.
In LA, David worked on the writing staffs of scripted TV shows on CBS, TNT and Disney. He also wrote, produced and directed the written and video content for Fox TV's iPad apps for the shows American Dad and Glee.
David has directed commercial and corporate videos for companies from Microsoft to all kinds of start-ups. His videos and crowd-funding campaigns have raised over $1,000,000 in seed funding for films, albums as well as driven ticket sales for films, theatrical productions and new tech products featured at CES. He even created the social media strategy for some of the "Real Housewives."
A winner of The Moth StorySLAM, and a comedian who's played on stages around the world, David's most recent show is now being turned into a feature film.
In response to 9/11, David founded the NY-based non-profit arts organization Raw Impressions, Inc. to bring artists together and inspire them to create work of excellent, insanely fast. Through its film division RIPFest David produced 170 ten-minute musicals and 60 short films by Oscar-winning producers, Emmy-winning composers, and Tony-winning actors, not to mention scribes like the head writer of The Daily Show. The Sundance Institute acknowledged his work by inviting him to participate in their Producer’s Conference.
It's clear his Masters in Music from Northwestern and his politics degree from Princeton prepared him perfectly for such a career trajectory.