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Andrew E. Cook, Inc.
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Andy Cook
Phone: (708) 476-5811
200 Church StreetHarvard, IL 60033
Email: aecook@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.chicagogaffer.com
Notes: (Non union grip, electrician, gaffer for over 25 years)

Aditya Avinashi ^
Categories: Gaffers; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 329-0411
Cell: (847) 912-3788
Email: cynactic@gmail.com
"Blame" "A Good Person" "Wingmen Incorporated"

Mamadou Bah ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants; Camera - Video
Phone: (773) 313-7878
Email: mbah220@gmail.com

Landon Battles
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 720-1990
Cell: (708) 785-6325
Email: landonbattles@yahoo.com
Notes: (set-up) "American Son", live events, radio

Jerry Brown ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 721-1922
Email: flb20@yahoo.com
Notes: Farewell Darkness

Steve Brynildsen
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (618) 972-2090
Email: brickwal32@netscape.net
Notes: Inspiration For A Daydream

Patrick Burris *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (630) 546-1313
Email: pappy2cu@yahoo.com

Chicago Stagehand
Categories: Grips/Electricians
David Eaves
Phone: (773) 551-6604
439 N. Wolcott AvenueChicago, IL 60640
Email: chicagostagehand@gmail.com
Website: www.chicagostagehand.com
Notes: (Stagehand labor company that offers the services of carpenters, electricians, gaffers, grips, camera operators, riggers, lighting and audio technicians)

Jennifer Cohen
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 962-6222
Email: jennmcohen@gmail.com
Notes: (Experienced grip, electrician, gaffer and key grip.) "Still Born" "Minuet" "Broken"

Joseph Connelly *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 707-6779
Email: pourmeanother@ymail.com

Greg  Connolly
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians; Production Coordinators; Production Assistants
Phone: (630) 336-1780
Email: grconno@gmail.com
Notes: I have been freelancing in the Chicago area for the last three years. I graduated from Western Michigan University with a Film/Video degree in 2011.

James Czechalski
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 550-1796
Email: james.czech@hotmail.com

Brian Dailey
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 308-6631
Email: briandailey12@gmail.com
Notes: High on the Hog "Devil in My Ride" "Spades"

James DiSantis *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 442-7020
Cell: (708) 446-4027
Fax: (708) 442-7023
Email: beau486@aol.com
"Crisis " "Jupiter ascending " "Divergeant "
Notes: Rigging Electric Rigging Grip Set Electric Generator operator condor certification, fork lift certification

Stephen Early
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (312) 566-9203
Cell: (218) 290-9129
Email: searly182@aol.com
Notes: (film, shorts, music videos, corporates) (film, shorts, music videos, commercials, corporates)

Jonathan Ellison
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (312) 350-9785
Email: jon@jellisononline.com
Notes: (television, commercials, features)

Emily Feller
Categories: Gaffers; Production Assistants; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 307-9320
Email: emilyfeller@rocketmail.com
Website: www.emilyfeller.com
Notes: I'm seeking full-time employment in the media production industry.  My strength and devotion are in film lighting and I am proficient in DSLR camerawork. 

Valentin Flores ^
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants; Camera - Video
Phone: (773) 349-1227
Email: Floresv53@gmail.com

Jerry Foreman
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (630) 236-8122
Email: ja4man@mac.com
Notes:   Cup Of My Blood "Keep Your Distance" "Finding Preet"

Goosby Electric Service ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Kevin Goosby
Phone: (708) 563-0105
Cell: (773) 851-2430
Fax: (708) 563-0114
8020 S. Western Ave.Suite 5
Chicago, IL 60620
Email: goosbyelectric@yahoo.com
Notes: (Provide help with set building, lighting and power for the sets and trailers.  Can provide generators)

Goosby's Electrical Services ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Lazarus Goosby
Phone: (773) 434-4824
Cell: (773) 418-0725
Fax: (773) 434-4820
8020 S. WesternSuite 5
Chicago, IL 60620
Email: lazarusg10@gmail.com
Notes: (wiring, lighting, trouble shooting, generators, etc.)

Mark Graffenius
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants; Camera Assistants
Phone: (269) 277-8815
Email: markgraffenius@gmail.com

Robert Hancock
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (217) 781-2035
Email: thepezguy@gmail.com

Joshua Heins
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (630) 404-5567
Email: jheins2176@sbcglobal.net

Andrew Heller
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (630) 292-7927
Email: andrewmheller@hotmail.com
Notes: Cast Of Gray Play Of White, music videos "Cast Of Gray Play Of White", music videos

Erin Hughes
Categories: Camera Assistants; Camera - Director of Photography; Gaffers; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (248) 880-5976
Email: eehugh@gmail.com
Website: erinhughes.weebly.com
"Mind Games" "Animals" "Swan Song"
Notes: Experienced grip/electric on big budget television, experienced DP and camera assistant on independent films.

Anthony Intravartolo *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 455-2596
Cell: (847) 477-2433
Notes: Batman "Return To Me" "Spiderman"

Paul Kane
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Gaffers
Phone: (312) 731-6602
Email: pkane154@gmail.com
"Microsoft commercial " "ESPN commercial" "ADIDAS commercial"
Notes: I work as a Gaffer, Key Grip, Grip, Electrician, Best Boy and Generator Operator. 

Koda Auto Electronics And Services
Categories: Picture Cars; Car Rentals; Grips/Electricians; Communications Equipment
Greg Mikoda
Phone: (847) 414-9448
1644 N. Mannheim RoadStone Park, IL 60165
Email: greg@kodaauto.com
Website: www.kodaauto.com
Notes: Police, fire, EMS, security, public works, towing, construction equipment, sales and installation. Automotive, electronics, window tints, radios, ect.  Public safety equipment, lights, sirens, LEDs, etc.

Tim Kossa *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 252-6263
Cell: (443) 468-6699
Email: tim.kossa@gmail.com
Notes: Transformers 3 "National Treasure" "Wedding Crashers"

Ian Krinock
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (269) 501-6092
Email: ikrinock@gmail.com

Zander Kroon
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (507) 351-9600
Email: zanderkroon@gmail.com
Notes: (Feature and short films, music videos, commercials)  "Rooftop Wars" "Son of America" "Typing"

Dane Lando
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 218-8858
Email: danemlando@gmail.com
"Naked Science: Jaws" "Molly and the Good Shepard" "Say, Ahh!"

Rich Lanza
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 452-1270
Email: lanzfam2@ameritech.net
Notes: (commercials, television, features)

Light Modifiers LLC
Categories: Gaffers; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Camera - Director of Photography; Grips/Electricians
Seth Oberle
Phone: (763) 807-5310
4730 N. Saint Louis Ave. Unit 1
Chicago , IL 60625
Email: sethoberle@me.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/lightmodifiers
Notes: 3 ton grip truck package owner operator. Tungsten, Kino, HMIs LEDs. Comes with full crew for production. Experience in Feature, TV, Short Film, Commercial and Cooperate.

Sean  Lundy
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians; Photographers (still)
Phone: (512) 914-1589
Email: sean.michael.lundy@gmail.com
Website: seanlundy.virb.com
Notes:  I have experience in assisting/operating RED, Arri, Panavision cameras [film & digital]; as well as knowledge in gaffing and gripping.   

MacFarlane Electric, LLC
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Rebecca MacFarlane
Phone: (708) 424-7392
Cell: (708) 408-7391
9720 S. Hamlin Ave.Evergreen Park, IL 60805
Email: macfarlaneelectric@att.net
Notes: (A Union electrical company which provides a range of electrical services for businesses in the Chicagoland area.  Competent, reliable, and professional electricians.)

Sam Mackenzie
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (815) 708-3994
Email: sam.mackenzie88@gmail.com
Notes: (commercials, tv show pilots, feature films, music videos)  "Polish Bar" "Feed the Fish" "Creep Van"

Jeff Marozas
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants; Production Coordinators; Camera- Digital Technician/Digital Loader
Phone: (773) 717-2858
Cell: (773) 717-2858

Bradley Martin
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 655-3848
Cell: (773) 655-3484
Email: twothirteenbrad@yahoo.com
Notes: Saving Grace "Blonde Ambition" "Homeland Security"

Robert Martinez ^
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians; Camera- Digital Technician/Digital Loader
Phone: (708) 254-9611
Email: rem.visuals@gmail.com
"Factory of Lies" "Remote Viewing"

Deborah Mathis
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 310-0041
Email: deborah.r.mathis@gmail.com
Notes: Happily After "Crossing the Lake" "Scott's Dead"

Bradley Matthys *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 394-9873
Cell: (847) 877-4728
Email: keygrip@sbcglobal.net
Notes: ER "Cupid" "Payback"

Mark Matthys *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (847) 530-7521
Email: mark476@comcast.net
Notes: (best boy) "The Fugitive" "Amittyville Horror" "Groundhog Day"

Darryl Miller
Categories: Gaffers; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 469-4426
Email: darrylmiller2003@yahoo.com

Gilbert Morales ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants; Editors
Phone: (312) 339-9401
Email: gilmorales25@gmail.com
"Jupiter Ascending" "Transformers 4 Age of Extinction."
Notes: DePaul University graduate (Class of 2013)

Steve Mulcahey *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (708) 434-5430
Cell: (310) 497-3470
Email: stevem410@yahoo.com
Notes: Party Down "Paul Reiser Show" "Free Agents"

Matt Olson
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (630) 664-5987
Email: matto.cdp@gmail.com
Website: www.collateraldamageproductions.com
Notes: Collapse "Assemah's Journey" "Driver's Ed Mutiny"

Robert  Pessolano
Categories: Production Assistants; Grips/Electricians; Camera Assistants; Camera - Director of Photography
Phone: (978) 729-4110
Email: rppessolano@gmail.com

Prime Electrical & Exhibition Services
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Audio/Visual Equipment
Art Hill
Phone: (312) 226-6738
Cell: (773) 951-9950
Fax: (312) 226-1201
2142 West WalnutChicago, IL 60612
Email: ahill@primeees.com
Website: www.primeees.com
Notes: We provide Licensed Electricians Local 134 for hire as well as electrical distribution systems and pull electrical permits.

Clifton Radford
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 682-8395
Email: cpradford@gmail.com
Notes: Beauty And The Geek "Armed And Famous"

Nate Riedel
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (262) 408-3678
Email: nateriedelfilm@gmail.com
Notes: Chicago Fire Launch "47 Brand" "Walmart Steakover"

Steven Rold
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (773) 895-3952
Email: steverold@hotmail.com
Notes:   (commercials, music videos, documentaries) "Voliminal Inside The Nine" "Final Season", commercials

Chocoby Sargent ^
Categories: Construction Coordinators; Grips/Electricians; Set Construction; Painters
Phone: (773) 816-2315
Email: chocobys@yahoo.com
Notes: ThorGeneral specializes in plumbing, heating and air conditioning services and renovation for single family homes, multi-unit, commercial and government buildings.

Screen King Productions ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Companies: Film and Video; Special Effects; Writers
David Stephenson
Phone: (773) 285-2339
Cell: (773) 616-0333
4800 S. Chicago Beach Dr.Chicago, IL 60615
Email: hdstepson@hotmail.com
Notes: Horsemen "Light It Up" "Return To Me" "The Plague" "Ready Made" "Glassman" "The Beast" "Wanted" "E R"

JD Scruggs
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Gaffers; Editing: Video
Phone: (630) 408-8862
Email: bringthemind@yahoo.com
"Toys R Us comercials" "Multiple Web & indie Shorts" "Industrials"
Notes: A true Gaffer's Grip, I know the gear and understand what you want and need. I am there to provide the mind and muscle you desire.

John Shane *
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Storyboard Artists; Camera - Video; Teleprompters
Phone: (773) 588-8015
Cell: (847) 809-1193
Email: john@allblues.tv
Website: www.allblues.tv
Notes: I have over 10 years of experience in the business and come highly recommended by other local professionals. Give me a ring!

Bradley Smith
Categories: Gaffers; Grips/Electricians; Camera - Director of Photography
Phone: (312) 508-8217
Email: inputoutputfilms@gmail.com

Suarez Electric Company ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians
David Suarez
Phone: (773) 202-9077
Cell: (773) 343-6133
Fax: (773) 202-8430
4439 W. Montrose Ave.Chicago, IL 60641-2024
Email: dsuarez@suarezelectric.com
Website: www.suarezelectric.com
Notes: (Full service Electrical contractor)

Salil Sundresh
Categories: Camera Assistants; Grips/Electricians
Phone: (630) 849-7304
Email: salil@salsunproductions.com
Website: www.salsunproductions.com
Notes: (3D experience, small AC kit, lots of misc 15mm zacuto style rigging parts, HDSLR cinema style camera package, compact G&E package.)  "Food Wars: Mr. Beef vs. Al's Beef (Travel Channel)" "Shakey (3D)" "Viral piece for Shorty Clothing 2009" "Son Of America" "Sleepers" "Food Wars: Mr. Beef vs. Al's Beef"

Dan Suomi
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (630) 724-7594
Email: dan.suomi@hotmail.com
""Rocky & Bullwinkle"" ""Road to Perdition"" ""Tricks""

Christy Taddeo *
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 592-2340
Email: eatartichokes@hotmail.com
Notes: The Express "Prison Break" "Stranger Than Fiction"

David Wagenaar
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Production Assistants
Phone: (847) 727-9835
Email: davewagenaar@gmail.com
Notes: (2k Fresnel scrim set junior tripple riser stand) "Sin Bin"

Don Warden ^
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Phone: (773) 531-2679
Email: warden.don@gmail.com
Notes: (best boy) "Elsewhere"

You Can Laugh Now
Categories: Grips/Electricians
Rick Knoell
Phone: (772) 216-2334
2057 N. SawyerChicago, IL 60647
Notes: Mia Films "History Channel"


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