Ricardo Chut is an experienced and versatile accomplisher of audiovisual content, marketing campaigns, and soundtracks, having written, produced, or participated in over 200 hundred audiovisual pieces or soundtracks for multinational companies such as Philips, Canon, Saab, Pepsico, SIG Combibloc, Sony, Mapfre, SWU, Guardicore, Ipiranga, Ambev, Kellog’s, Volkswagen, Rede Record, and TV Bandeirantes, through several production companies, and Ad agencies from São Paulo, Brazil.
He co-founded Elo Company in 2005 and, in 2009, won FINEP’s Entrepreneurship PRIME award, which
led him to open his production company, Wide Story Media Production.
He’s experienced as an executive producer; performed tasks such as writing and formatting cultural, musical, and audiovisual projects and adapting them to the Brazilian laws of cultural incentive, calculating full-sized budgets, dealing with government agencies, sponsors, talents, companies and technicians.
He worked 7 years as a musical producer, soundtrack composer, sound technician, and songwriter for films, ads, cinema, and events to clients such as Bradesco, Kellogs, Mapfre, Sig, Volkswagen, Rede Record de Televisão, Tv Bandeirantes, Estúdios Mega e Festival de Cinema de Brasília through production companies such as Ultrassom Music Ideas and Fuego Sonoro and as a freelancer.
Ricardo is also experienced as an actor/model, having performed in a few Open TV Ads in Brazil, and as a journalist, with an internship at Caderno 2, in the newspaper ‘O Estado de São Paulo’, author of reports and issues about theatre, films, literature, cinema, and music to ‘Revista O Hebreu’, Tempo Zero and other publications.
He also worked 4 years as a Portuguese-English translator and proofreader, having worked with movies, documents, books, and articles, highlighting the proofreading of the books ‘Aleijadinho, The Cello” and ‘Volvo – The Human Side of Success’, from Alaúde Books, and 5 years as an English teacher and coach for companies, executives and schools.