Located in the Cedar Valley, Bus-Stop Productions is a full-service creative agency, specializing in video production. Whether you’re looking for marketing videos, web campaigns, commercials, corporate communications, motion graphics, music videos, or a videographer for your wedding day, Bus-Stop Productions is your first and final stop!

We have a simple philosophy: we listen to your needs and help you inspire your audience with one-of-a-kind creations. Our cinematic approach to projects will take your business or event to the next level.

Our creative team works hard to provide you with amazing content in an effective and timely manner. We serve all types of clients, so if you’re an organization with years of experience, or a start-up company wanting to promote your brand, Bus-Stop Productions will provide you with the experience and innovative direction you’ve been looking for.





Eric Benson


Eric Benson

Eric Benson is the founder of Bus-Stop Productions. He graduated from the University of Northern Iowa majoring in Electronic Media Production, Electronic Media Leadership with a Minor in Journalism. Eric also has a degree in Visual Communication from Hawaii Pacific University.

Eric was active for 12 years in the United States Navy as a Photojournalist and Mass Communications Specialist serving in over 35 countries. His primary service was in Asia and the Middle East and has experience working with various news agencies including CNN, MSNBC, The Associated Press, and Reuters. During his military career, Eric wore a number of hats, giving him an intricate understanding of how mass media and corporate, public affairs work. Check out Eric’s reel at http://ericbensonportfolio.weebly.com/

Beau Batterson

Beau Batterson

Beau Batterson

Beau is the head writer of @BootlegVideo.  He holds a degree in Electronic Media from the University of Northern Iowa, as well a degree in Film and Video Production from Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL.

Beau is an award-winning writer and producer whose short films have screened in film festivals across the United States and Great Britain.  His most recent works, BOO!Call Me Crazy, and Ewoks Don’t Blink can currently be viewed online.

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Cassandra Milbrandt

Cassie Milbrandt

Cassandra Milbrandt

Cassandra Milbrandt has a wide variety of media experience, from television broadcast to feature film production/PR to promotional advertising and short documentary. Recently having graduated from Birkbeck, University of London, Cassandra is also an alumna of the University of Northern Iowa, where she graduated summa cum laude with a BA in Electronic Media.

Most recently, Cassandra has spent time working with Producer Sarah Sulick of Bright Pictures in London, England. Cassandra liaised with the London industry professionals at Multimedia and Platform Entertainment to coordinate publicity for Sulick’s award-winning film Honeytrap, which premiered at both the London Film Festival in 2014 and SXSW, garnering critical acclaim from sources like Sight&Sound and The Guardian. During her time at Bright Pictures, Cassandra researched film distribution and development for the upcoming film The Time of Their Lives, and redesigned the Bright Pictures’ website: www.brightpictures.co.uk.

Cassandra also worked for the BFI London Film Festival in the autumn of 2015, along side the Delegate Services team.

Although she has gained experience internationally, Cassandra has roots in her home of Iowa where she worked for At KCRG-TV9 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa as an Assistant Director. This role gave her exposure to the wider network of television news, and liaising interdepartmentally allowed her to gain access to the whole process of creating live, television broadcasts.

Stories are Cassandra’s passion. She loves telling deserving stories with integrity and enthusiasm. Her short documentary won the Iowa Motion Picture Association’s highest award, the Award of Excellence for Nolan. The film was created following the philosophy that if she expects others to put their stories in her hands, she should lead by example, exercising vulnerability as an artist and professionalism as a creator.

Check out her portfolio website at http://cassandramilbrandt.com


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