John Best

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Build Manager
Television / TV
Insane PoolsAnimal Planet
2015Construction Manager
Television / TV
HellivatorGSN
2014Construction Manager
Television / TV
S.Austin’s Broken Skull ChallengeCountry Music Television
2014Design Producer
Television / TV
West End SalvageDIY/HGTV
2014Design Producer
Television / TV
Say It To My FaceA&E/FYI
2013 - 2014Production Designer / Talent
Television / TV
Belly UpCooking Channel
2013Production Designer
Film (LB)
I Am AloneAbstract Forces
2013Tasting Room Designer / Fabricator
Other
Green Bench Brewing Co.Green Bench Brewing Company
2013Carpenter
Television / TV
Best InkOxygen
2012 - 2013Art Director
Television / TV
Bar RescueSpike Television
2012Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
Mr. Box OfficeSyndication
2012Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
First FamilySyndication
2012Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
America’s Court w/ Judge RossSyndication
2012Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
Justice for All w/ Christina AlvarezSyndication
2012Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
We the People w/ Gloria AllredSyndication
2012Specialty Carpenter
Television / TV
Design StarHGTV
2011Welder/Fabricator
Other
Hero Batmobile RestorationPrivate
2011Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
Ru Paul’s Drag ULOGO
2011Specialty Carpenter
Television / TV
Food Network StarFood Network
2011Art Director
Television / TV
Kitchen NightmaresFox
2011Lead Carpenter
Television / TV
MasterchefFox
2010Metal Fabricator/ Carpenter
Television / TV
The Outdoor RoomHGTV
2010Lead Carpenter
Commercial
Set Building CompanyJet Sets
2010Specialty Carpenter
Television / TV
School PrideNBC Universal
2010Carpenter / Art Department
Television / TV
Tabitha’s Salon TakeoverBravo
2010Specialty Carpenter
Television / TV
Mobile Home DisasterCountry Music Television
2009 - 2010Lead Builder/ Destroyer
Television / TV
Destroy Build DestroyCartoon Network
2009Art Department
Television / TV
Real Simple Real LifeTLC
2009Carpenter
Television / TV
Celebrity Fit ClubVH1
2005 - 2009Lead Carpenter / Art Dept. Coordinator
Television / TV
Extreme Makeover: Home EditionABC
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2001film/tvFull Sail

    About me

    I am a non-union designer/carpenter/fabricator in the television industry who has led the art departments for shows such as Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Kitchen Nightmares, and Bar Rescue.

    Additional Information

    Experienced Carpenter, Fabricator, Designer, Team Leader.

    Advanced knowledge of: Leading crews of up to 25 members, set building, specialty carpentry/fabrication from set up to strike, creation of concepts and designs for custom built furniture for themed bedrooms to bars or restaurants, on the spot design, build and fabrication in very short periods of time, budget & time management. As well as segment producing and set dressing. Specialty in reclaimed material.

    Extremely organized with advanced problem solving/multitasking abilities.

    Certificates; Skid-Steer, Backhoe, Front-End Loader, Rough Terrain Forklift trucks, Boom Lift

  • Skills

    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Horror
    • Live TV
    • Magazine
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Wildlife
    Experienced in
    • Arts
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Competition/Gameshow
    • Corporate
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Home Renovation TV
    • Live TV
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Travel
    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Own a car?
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard