Dave von Fintel

Filmmaker/Photographer specializing in Aerial Cinematography


  • Filmmaker specializing in Aerial Cinematography2014 - Present

    Kansas City, MO

    I'm taking my creative skills to new heights - piloting a UAV to produce dramatic aerial video/photo solutions as well as producing & editing conventional video for a variety of industries.

  • Freelance Creative Director2012 - 2014


  • Web Development Director2004 - 2012

    Rockhurst University

  • Creative Director1999 - 2004

    Rockhurst University

  • Art Director1998 - 1999

    Rockhurst University

  • Graphic Designer1997 - 1998

    GB Design


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Graphic Design1991 - 1996

    University of Missouri

  • Graphic Design, Photography & Video Production1995 - 1996

    University of Tasmania School of Art, Australia


  • “Dave has exceptional skills as a designer and web developer. As his supervisor for several years, I found him to be a joy to work with, and a great team player. He is a problem-solver who finds a solution to every challenge. I would not hesitate to hire him again.”

    Rosita McCoy, Senior VP - KU Endowment Association

  • “I’ve had the pleasure of working with Dave on many projects. He’s always able to bring a fresh perspective to every job. His positive personality and openness to trying new things, makes working with him a very fun & collaborative event.”

    Mark McDonald, Owner - Mark McDonald Photography

  • “I worked with Dave for several years while employed at gb Design. Dave and I collaborated on a variety of design projects and I always found him to be easy to work with and valued the ideas and professionalism he brought to the table. Since that time, my agency has had the pleasure to work with Dave and his team at Rockhurst as a vendor providing online development solutions and consulting to Rockhurst University. Dave continues to provide impressive direction and management skills to the projects we have conducted with him and his team.”

    Ryan Lorei, Owner - Voltage Creative

  • “In the seven years Dave and I worked together, I watched him consistently come up with effective, creative solutions for various print, web and video projects. He stays on top of design trends and web standards, and everything he touches looks refined and professional. He has exceptional talent and lots of ideas, which made him a valuable member of our team.”

    Jamie Swearingen, UX Copywriter - Garmin International

  • “I have hired Dave may times for his expert graphic design services, and have also brought him in as a consultant on several high profile web design and development projects. Dave's ability to listen to my client's needs, and his ability to translate their ideas into reality are second to none.”

    Matt Couch, Real Estate Analyst - Hopkins Appraisal Services


  • • CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education): Silver Award
- '09, Excellence in Multimedia: Single Web Page (Ready for Rockhurst) 
- Bronze - '02, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine 
- Silver - '01, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine
 - Gold - '00, Rockhurst University Alumni Magazine Cover 
- Silver - '00, Rockhurst University Campus Banners 
• Web Marketing Association's Web Awards Judge - '08 
• JAA (Jesuit Advancement Administrators): '06 - Award of Merit: Multimedia, Admission Pages 
• Internet Advertising Competition '05 - Best Education Integrated Ad Campaign - Rockhurst Website 
• Center for Digital Education: '05 Best of the Web 2nd place, Rockhurst University 
• Web Marketing Association: '05 Best Education Internet Advertising Award, Rockhurst University 
• American Association of Webmasters: '04 Silver Award, Rockhurst University 
• Mead Papers: Certificate of Excellence in the Graphic Arts - Rockhurst University, 1999 Annual Report

Visit Instagram/davevonfintel for frequently updated shots. Some of my work features footage that may be purchased as stock video or photo.


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GreenSky brings Goldman one thing all banking institutions desire: consumers on a dish. The firm arranges funding at the point of sale, without documents. That makes it comparable to some other buy-now-pay-later workers like Afterpay (APT.AX), which can be getting purchased for $29 billion by payment firm Square (SQ.N), but with a more impressive typical financing of around $10,000 due to a skew towards fairly costly such things as home improvements and medical procedures. For the time being, lover banking companies improve real debts, but soon which will be Goldman’s tasks a€“ aided by its own skills in differentiating good consumers from bad.

Buy-now-pay-later will be the new glossy thing for banking companies from JPMorgan (JPM.N) to Barclays (BARC.L), and also for justification. First, the monetary benefits competing that from credit-card loans, which with profits of 20% approximately are one of the most attractive kinds of lending for large corporations. But individuals are less likely to believe preyed upon than they actually do by peddlers of plastic, due to the fact interest rates they read tend to be less. Stores making use of GreenSky pay around 7% per exchange when it comes to privilege of shutting the offer, which properly subsidizes their clients.

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Next, whereas credit card issuers bombard homes with unsolicited mail to drum up companies, buy-now-pay-later agencies have another person to do the grunt-work. GreenSky’s most significant vendor is actually homes Depot (HD.N). When consumers were funneled through a retailer’s metaphorical sluice gates, the $136 billion Goldman are able to try and woo them with their upstart consumer financial, Marcus, that provides financing, charge cards and benefit items.

Whether it operates, dealers in Solomon’s team will see rewarding enhancements to the bank’s customers business and a reduction in their reliance on others squid-like recreation that still make-up nearly all of its profits. This is the determination behind Goldman’s very first takeover of a listed business because the Wall road firm it self moved public in 2000, as well as a premium above 50% to GreenSky’s closure share rates on Tuesday. But in the entire picture of banking, it’s just another worthwhile solution to have fun with the middleman.

– Goldman Sachs on Sept. 15 mentioned it can get buy-now-pay-later organization GreenSky for $2.2 billion in stock, the Wall road company’s first exchange of a listed organization since it moved community in 2000.

– GreenSky let us people fund home improvement works and optional surgical payday loans in my area procedure and spreading the price over a fixed stage. Goldman will incorporate GreenSky visitors loans using its very own stability layer.

– GreenSky financed $1.5 billion of transactions in next quarter, and analysts polled by Refinitiv expect they to create $537 million of income during the complete season, 2per cent more than the last year. Their most significant single merchant companion was actually house Depot in 2020, according to research by the organizations yearly document.

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