Chris Hearn - Television Technology Consultant

Chris Hearn B.Sc. C.Eng. MIEE

A freelance television technology consultant and project manager.

With over 25 years experience in the television broadcasting industry Chris has plenty of technical and managerial experience to draw on.

Projects successfully delivered to UK broadcast companies include: automated file ingest facilities; non-linear HD edit suites; digital media archive; HD workflow integration; file-based QC, monitoring and media delivery to major UK broadcasters.

Chris previously worked as V P Technology for Ascent Media Networks Europe and held many senior positions with Granada TV, including Head of Technical Operations, Head of Transmission, moving on to become Granada Group Head of Standards & Quality.

Chris has presented papers at UK conferences, and also contributed both as a speaker and chairman.

Chris has developed Business Continuity Plans for broadcast industry companies, where his wide ranging experience has proved valuable in understanding the business priorities and the breadth of operations and support services that are vital to a modern business.


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