RTE LLC  2015-Present

Azzurro Systems Integration 2014 - 2015

Sr. Project Engineering Manger

·       Designed and managed the installation of new multi-camera production studios for multiple corporate clients.

ABC Television Network   1990 - 2013

Group Director, Content Systems and Sustaining Engineering

Directed Engineering operations at ABC Television Network facilities in New York.

 ·       Developed and managed capital and operating budgets of $10-25M annually.

·       Managed an Engineering team of 60+ including union personnel.

·       Interfaced with Building Facilities personnel on project requirements for HVAC, Power, Generators and UPS.

·       Developed testing and scenario planning for various plant failures and disaster planning.

·       Managed the client relationship between Engineering and the production groups.

·       Provided technology solutions and strategic planning to meet corporate objectives.

 Designed first digital linear edit facility at ABC in 1993.

 Designed the system for delivering 5.1 surround audio on the first HD broadcast in 1998.

 Nominated for a Technical Emmy for delivering 5.1 surround sound for the first season of Monday Night Football broadcast in HD and the 2000 Super Bowl.

 Engineering liaison for ABC News Presidential Election Night coverage from 2000 – 2012.

 Managed the development of the Electronic Program Delivery project for receiving Prime Time Entertainment programs via file-based delivery.

 Engineering Client Relationship manager for the installation of the ABC’sThe Chew as well as the syndicated shows The Katie Couric Show and Dr. Oz.

 Emmy Award Winner - Year 2000 Millennium Broadcast by ABC News.

Right Track Recording 1989 – 1990

  Chief Technical Engineer

   Top 40 Recording Studio

Shelton Leigh Palmer & Company 1988 – 1989

    Chief Technical Engineer

     Commercial Music Productions

NBC New York 1985 – 1988

  Project Engineer - Television Network

  Radio Network – Maintenance Engineer

Pacific Recorders & Engineering Corp. 1979 – 1985

   Vice President of Engineering

     Manufacturer of Radio Broadcast Equipment

New York Shakespeare Festival 1978 – 1979

  Live Audio Mixer

   Jazz from the Public on NPR

Mabou Mines Theater Company, New York 1976 – 1978

  Technical Director, Sound Design, Lighting Design