March 2007 – August 2007
Coordinating Producer/Director 2007 Pan American Games
Gymnastics & Athletics ISB/Host Broadcaster
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Reporting to the ISB Management & Head of Production responsibilities included development & implantation of the host broadcaster Gymnastics & Athletics production plan and philosophy, hiring and contracting of all production and technical crew. Development of overall host broadcast plan in collaboration with ISB technical, logistical, financial budgeting & information departments, liaison with games committee personnel & international federation representatives in developing venue broadcast and operation.
November 2003 – March 2006
Coordinating Producer 2006 Winter Olympic Games
Indoor Ice Venues Torino Olympic Broadcasting (TOBO)
Reporting to the Head of Production responsibilities included development & implantation of the host broadcaster indoor venue production plan and philosophy. Development of overall host broadcast plan in collaboration with TOBO technical, logistical, financial budgeting & information departments. Liaison with Olympic committee personnel & international federation representatives in developing indoor venue broadcast and operation.
January 2003 – July 2003
Director of Broadcasting – Canadian Baseball League
The Score Network
Reporting to the CEO & President, network start up responsibilities included the development & implementation of the broadcast department, philosophies & schedule for the Inaugural Season of the Canadian Baseball League. All budgeting, production, technical, logistical & transmition aspects for 28 national broadcasts. Consultant & liaison to rights holding network in developing advertising, animation & graphical elements.
Due to lack of fan support in Canada the CBL unfortunately decided to shut down after its first season. The league broadcasts were very successful and the broadcast department came in under budget while delivering a highly competitive product to the Network.
July 1995 – June 1997
Head of Production/Director NBA – Vancouver Grizzlies
Orca Bay Sports & Entertainment
Consulting with & reporting to the director of broadcasting, responsibilities included the development & implementation of the production philosophy, technical aspects, animation & graphical elements for the Inaugural Season of the Vancouver Grizzlies NBA telecasts.