GRYP a Media Creator Community
COMMUNITY + COLLABORATION + CO-WORKING = GRYP
In partnership with the Port Workspaces, BHMC has collaborated to offer the Port Studio, located at 344 20th St. Kaiser Mall in downtown Oakland, CA. This active studio space offer members, professionals, businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs an opportunity and media resources to create engaging multimedia (photo, video, audio) content all in-house. The partnership with the Port supports the over 1,000 active community members and extends into the local business community!
The Port Studio comes complete with green/white/black fabric backdrops for your self-managed photo / video productions or audio podcast recordings. It studio includes 3 diffused video lights on stands, video tripod for all members to leverage for their own self-managed productions. Simply reserve the Port Studio (like a conference room) on Cobot!
BHMC'S PRODUCTION SERVICES
Offering Port members and local business community members full service professional video production and photography sessions at the new Port Studio and on-location here at the Kaiser location.
OPTIONS FOR Port WORKSPACES community members to leverage:
Reserve the Port Studio (as a conference room), complete with photo/video backdrops, lights and tripods (this gear is all accessible for Port + Gryp members), listed here on Cobot (registration needed in advance). Visit portworkspaces.com
Request support from Jared Brick - We will supply Pro media equipment; a Sony A7II 24mp full-frame camera, 24-70mm lens, Sony flash, Sennheiser lavalier microphone to record + document your media project. (Rates discounted for members)*
Providing multimedia strategy for photo/video/audio productions and support including effective and efficient multimedia plans, video scripting, photo/video production, post-production editing, online channel development for sharing.
*Membership rates dependent upon productions custom needs.
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LOCAL BAY AREA RENTAL OPTIONS
GRYP MEDIA CREATORS • MEETUP GROUP
JOIN OUR MEETUP GROUP TO ATTEND UPCOMING LIVE MEETINGS + EVENTS!
Past GRYP Meetups
√ Leveraging Media for Leadership at NewCo Bay Area
√ Live Streaming + Greenscreen Overview at Puble Studios, SF
√ Creating LIVE Stories on Instagram + Snapchat at Port Workspaces
√ Boost Your Biz Media Strategies at WeWork in Berkeley
√ Meet the Creators: Spotlight on California + SoulBeat TV
FOLLOW JARED BRICK ON SNAPCHAT @JRADBRICK
A MEDIA CREATORS DILEMMA
Modern creators often work in silos, alone, cut off from others to collaborate with. They're seeking support, creative inspiration and a new community to collaborate with.
Meet Our Solution...
GRYP (pronounced grip) is a member based multimedia production community, created to provide an increased opportunity and support network for:
√ Media Editors
√ Still Photographers
√ Audio Professionals
√ Creatives & Enthusiasts
Our goals are to build new business connections, reduce overhead costs and provide a shared collaborative workspace for increased growth. This bold creator community is supported by a collective of multimedia professionals, with access to shared production media equipment and educational resources!
GRYP communities serve local business communities as a media hub resource centers and memberships can apply to all locations!
COLLABORATION + MOTIVATION
Creativity • Freedom • COMMUNITY • CO-WORKING
GRYP is inspired by the hardest working multimedia creators, motivated by a desire to evolve creative productions by leveraging shared skills + building new relationships. By 2020, over 40% of the workforce will be freelancers, temps, independent contractors and solo-preneurs, 78% of co-workers now are under the age of 40%. People want to love their workspace, interact with others and feel more confident in their skills.Below are some impressive co-working related data that is sure to inspire!
- 92% of co-workers LOVE their space
- 91% have better interactions with others
- 90% feel more confident
- 70% feel an increase in well-being
- 87% start a project with another co-worker
- 60% become more effective
- 50% make more money
Statistics provided by Kumu Thrive - GRYP Market Study 2015
SF BAY AREA COMMUNITY
Gryp members are professionals and enthusiasts leveraging a variety of media skills, values alignment and a desire to develop strong community. Members share multimedia skills within the community, as well as, into each local community. Members are encouraged to share knowledge, educate, inspire and offer rental of personal production equipment within the community. Our content and productions seek to be transformative in nature, revolutionary and inspiring content.Learn more about our target marketing of members:
- Pro Video Creators - Avg. age 38, 90% male, $85k income, shoot +4 times per week, seeks professional studio, rentals / community
- Pro Photographers - Owns pro gear, avg. $65k income, shoots 2-3 per month, needs studio/rentals, seeking collaboration/community
- Independent Filmmakers - 50/50 men to women, directors, producers or DPs, avg. $50k per year, seeking mentoring/community
- Audio Pros + Editors - Seeking more full-time project work, own professional audio equipment, seeking new business leads/community
- Assistants, Artists + Creatives - Seeking more part-time incomes, desire to learn, seeking creative outlets/community
Gryp members can earn increased revenue by: referring new business leads and existing clients for complimentary projects (ex. a photographer recommending a video editor), renting of the production spaces and members own equipment (P2P person to person - such as cameraLends.com). By collaborating and referring we can all WIN! Join the community today.
Multimedia productions will become a shared collaborative experience, as content producers transforms our media driven culture. The Gryp vision is to inspire media creators, build a community of professionals, lower media barriers, increase opportunities, educate and evolve productions.