Meet Team Vive
Ready to bring your vision to life?
You’re in good hands. Whether your next project is big or small, local or international, our team has the experience and flexibility to make it a reality. And we have a process that provides structure and transparency to keep your project on track.
Owner & Director
Matt Coda is the founder and creative director of Vive Media. Known best for his timelapse and drone piloting skills. Matt has been featured in the New York Times, directed projects all across the southeast, and built Vive Media from a one-man shop into the turn-key production agency it is today.
Will Allen-DuPraw is a passionate creative. After creating his own major in Visual Storytelling at Brown University, he moved to California where he worked in the production industry. In the summer of 2018 he moved to Charleston, where he has been working as a photographer, videographer, and storyteller with Vive Media.
Producer & Writer
Olivia Franzese is a strategic storyteller and writer turned producer. She worked in the agency world as a copywriter at Blackbaud and Rawle Murdy before setting her sights on video production and joining the Vive Media team. Her understanding of the creative process combined with her script-writing expertise and an eye for detail help bring projects to life.
Brittani is a laid-back professional with a background in marketing and social media. Having worked with multiple marketing teams before coming to Vive Media, she has a unique understanding of what brands are looking for when bringing on a video production agency to tell their story. She carries this knowledge along with her creativity to every project she produces.
Rachel Harris is a detail-oriented visual problem solver. As a seasoned graphic designer, she has made a smooth transition into the role of a production coordinator. Leveraging her expertise to manage projects from conception to completion, ensuring that each project meets the highest standards of quality and creativity.
The Vive Media team is always looking for new videographers, editors, producers, and creatives to join our team. Drop us a line if you think you’d be a good fit.
Watch Behind The Scenes
Go behind-the-scenes (BTS) with Director/Founder Matt Coda to see what it’s like to be part of a Vive Media shoot.
Turn-key and Stress Free
Video production can seem overwhelming when you think about all of the tiny parts that make up the larger project. Luckily for our clients, we handle it all! From pre-production planning and on-set filming to getting your project across the finish line in post-production, you’re in very capable hands.
Our process starts with a comprehensive proposal based on your needs. Once a formal agreement is signed, we plan a kickoff meeting and jump right into the fun stuff! From there, our producers create schedules and storyboards, cast talent, select music, and source props, all while keeping you in the loop without bogging you down in the details.
The result is a completely polished final video, brought to life before your eyes. Basically, we make it look easy.
Our Video Production Services Include:
Not sure what you want your video to look like? One of our favorite parts of the job is helping our clients come up with fun and visually compelling video concepts!
After ideation, we take an abstract concept and turn it into a comprehensive shot list, so everyone is on the same page with the vision.
Our in-house script writer will work with you to create custom voiceover scripts to help bring your video to life.
We handle finding and hiring quality models and actors in whatever demographic our clients are looking for.
Hair, Makeup, and Wardrobe Styling
If you want to make your video even more polished, we’ll hire professional wardrobe, hair, and makeup artists to elevate every scene.
It’s easy to forget about props, but we’ve got you covered! We’ll order any props needed for the shoot and style each scene.
We’ll find the perfect song to fit your video and license it for you based on usage, so you don’t have to sweat the legal stuff.