July 2016
1.855.MMG.CREW

payroll services (employer of record) | camera crews worldwide | production staffing | managed services| government services | creative

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success."
-Henry Ford

How to Create Your Video Production Dream Team

Mustafa Bhagat, Business 2 Community

It's an exciting time to be a video creator - every business needs video and the democratization of film gear means smaller crews can bid for and produce an amazing array of work. One of the keys to being agile and competitive in this quickly evolving industry is to get your production team just right. With your video dream team by your side, you'll be ready to take on the world. 

To help put together the dream team, let's look at two common type of production teams, the orchestra and the solo act. Each has their merits, but both have difficulty meeting the two biggest requirements for many clients: affordability and high production value.



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Maslow Media Group supported the EPA in their mission to educate people on nutrient pollution. MMG's Aerial Videographers at
Above It All Video, based in Florida, captured outstanding aerial footage of Algal blooms affecting Americans and their lifestyles in Florida's "state of emergency" locations of Stuart, Martin County, St. Lucie, and Palm Beach.
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Maryland Employers Will Face Tougher Sanctions for Misclassifying Workers as Independent Contractors

 Donna M. Glover, Lexology

The heightened focus on misclassification of workers as independent contractors should cause concern for employers. At least 30 states have partnered with the federal government to target worker misclassification, with Virginia as the most recent state to enter into an agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") to target misclassification.

Maryland employers will soon face tougher penalties for worker misclassification. Effective October 1, 2016, the "Recovery of Benefits and Penalties for Fraud Act ("the Act") amends the Maryland Unemployment Insurance Law to provide for significant civil penalties for knowingly misclassifying workers as independent contractors.

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VIDEO is KING this POLITICAL SEASON

The political season is heating up and the 2016 elections are guaranteed to be visually empowering, engaging, and educational! The Maslow Media Group has EVERYTHING you need for 'round the clock' coverage pre-election, election night, and post-election coverage! We can assist with:


~ EXPERIENCED Field Producers/Reporters ~
~ Graphics Specialists ~ Web streaming ~ 
~ Live satellite truck coverage to ALL locations ~
 ~ Broadcast level HD camera crews ~ 
~ Editors... and more! ~
NATIONWIDE
 

MMG Production Managers work under tight deadlines, tight budgets, and last minute requests. Any video production personnel or crew need you have, anywhere in the US, call us at 1.855.MMG.CREW







with Maslow Media's Online Database of   Freelancers & Production Companies

 

Client Kudos


 

"The MMG team has made it so easy for our freelancers to enter their hours and to see their paystubs! Thank you!"


 

-Client,

Atlanta, GA

WHERE IN THE WORLD?

MMG books crews worldwide. See below for locations we have recently booked:
  
Australia   
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra
Belgium 
Dusseldorf, Antwerp, Brussels
Bosnia 
Brazil 
Rio de Janeiro, Sau Paulo, Caetite, Extrema
Canada
China 
Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing
Chile 
Santiago, Easter Island
Dominican Republic 
Punta Cana, other locations
Finland
France
Paris, other locations
Germany 
Hungary
India
Bangladore
Ireland
Dublin, Belfast areas
Italy
Rome, Milan
Japan
Tokyo
The Netherlands
Nigeria 
Lagos
Peru
Lima
Poland
Gdansk
Romania
Russia
Moscow, St. Petersburg
Rwanda
Saudi Arabia
Slovakia
Bratislava
South Africa 
Caledon
Spain
Cabena, Madrid
Sri Lanka
Switzerland
Morges
Turkey
Dogubeyazit
Ukraine
Kiev
United Kingdom
London and suburbs

Call or Email Beth Posada for your worldwide crews!
Need a website video? MMG has a dedicated team for small video marketing projects! Call us for more details. 

 

 

"Besides entertainment and action, I want to educate. You know, as a producer or director, we do have a responsibility to society."

 

-Jackie Chan

MMG takes pride in its Executive Search Division. Our specialty:  Media Managers, Execs in charge of Production, and of course, all levels of technical and creative production talent below the line.  We have been doing this since 1988 and we know where these professionals are when you need one.

 RECENT assignments


 

Reston, VA

Systems Engineer

 

Cleveland, OH

A/V Technician

 

Bowling Green, KY
Graphics Design
  
Fort Dodge, IA
A/V Technician

Atlanta, GA
Makeup Artist

Dallas, TX
Audio Engineer
  
 
ABOUT US

Maslow Media Group was named a "Top 5 Leading Payroll Company" by The Hollywood Reporter, the #1 Media Production Company and #4 Leading Women's Businesses by the Washington Business Journal, and one of America's fastest growing businesses by Inc. 500/5000. 
 
Maslow Media Group provides crews worldwide, video production staffing, payroll services and script to screen video production to corporations, government agencies, corporate media, cable networks, and production companies nationwide. 
 
The Maslow Media Group is a 100% woman-owned business certified by the WBENC. 
 
MMG oversees several multi-million dollar contracts. Government clients find them on GSA Schedule #541 for Advertising & Integrated Marketing Solutions.

Linda MaslowCEO  202-965-1100 x 105 |  lmaslow@maslowmedia.com
 
Nick Tsahalis  CFO  | 202-965-1100 x 106 | ntsahalis@maslowmedia.com
 
Vija Udenans  Managed Services & Staffing 202-965-1100 x 104 |    vudenans@maslowmedia.com 

Chauncey D. Manson, III | Sales and Marketing 202-965-1100 x 113 | cmanson@maslowmedia.com
 
Joan Fiddle-FerderSenior Production Manager | 202-965-1100 x 102 |  freelance@maslowmedia.com

Beth Posada |Camera Crews Worldwide |202-965-1100 x 114 | bposada@maslowmedia.com

Linda Bedell | Payroll Manager |202-965-1100 x 109 | lbedell@maslowmedia.com