About Jake Sturgis, APR: Working in television news is what Jake Sturgis dreamed of doing following college. After working as a producer at a small-market NBC affiliate, he realized working in TV news was not quite as glamorous as it looked. He has been creating videos for school districts since leaving TV news in 2002. Jake is an award-winning videographer and has presented video workshops for audiences at NSPRA, MinnSPRA and the Minnesota School Boards Association. He recently started his own business where he works with schools, government agencies and small businesses to create short videos as a way to tell stories and build brands.