About Jerry Long
Producer/Director Jerry Long has been in television since 1980. He has worked in local tv stations in and around the northwest. As a writer/producer/director he has worked on over 100 corporate videos, including training, sales, and motivation tools. He has created, produced and directed television shows and consistently works on a national level as a videographer since 2003. In 2004 Jerry Long Productions was formed to better serve his growing list of clients. Clients include: AgriBeef, MWI Veterinary Supply, URS Washington Division, Roady’s Truck Stops and many others.
University of Oregon, B.A., Telecommunications and Film, 1989
Northwest Nazarene College, A.A., Broadcasting, 1981
Currently permanent backup for the PBR Bull Riding Tour working 12-15 shows per year as handheld camera operator on CBS Sports/Sports Network.
Currently working on and pitching pilot TV shows.
Owner/Operator of Jerry Long Productions. Writer/Producer/Director/Editor
Services include freelance shooting, editing and writing, program production, television spot production, Video News Release production.
2011 & 2012
Unity Media Group Senior Editor for internet video company creating health and wellness videos, testimonials and product promotion videos. In 2012 hired again as Producer including writing, selecting talent, organizing shoots and working directly with clients.
2006 – Present
Volunteer for Extreme Nazarene Ministries. Write, produce, shoot and edit videos for mission work in Ukraine, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay and Colombia.
2001 – 2004
Producer/Director/Writer/Editor as partner with DTX Media Group. Responsible for client relations, Research & Development, Managing of video projects, writing and editing.
1986 – Present
Freelance Videographer/Sports Producer
Clients include ESPN, Fox Sports, ABC Sports, KIVI-TV, Winnercomm
Produce/Direct Live TV games, ENG/EFP Videographer for Xtreme Bulls and Women’s Billiards on ESPN, Camera op for CBR Bulls on GAC, Camera Op for National Finals Rodeo on ESPN. Produced and Directed University of Idaho Football package for 2 years. Produced Boise State Football package for 3 years.
2000 – 2001
Writer/Producer/Director for TMS. Managed video projects for this local company which included clients: Washington Group, HP, Trus Joist
1997 – 2000
Managed department of 4 production personnel, oversaw budget of $250,000, purchased equipment and gave direction for department. Produced & Directed video projects including commercials, sporting events, and program production.
1994 – 1997
Video Specialist Idaho State Police
Managed video projects, shot, produced, wrote, edited for the MCSAP Program which included work for the Federal Highway Administration and the Department of Energy.
1980-1987, 1990 – 1994
I currently live on the road 90% of the time. My home base is Boise, Idaho. I enjoy photography, live music, hiking and long walks on a short dock. I have two daughters 23 & 21.