At Work


Dan Townsend

Broadcast Professional

Jacksonville, FL

Florida/Georgia Football (Cocktail Party)

Super Bowl

Jib Owner/Operator, Camera Op, Certified EVS, Tape Op, Director, Video Engineer, Maintenance Engineer




June 2012–Present   Senior Broadcast Engineer - PGA Tour, St. Augustine, FL


2005–June 2012         Freelance Broadcast Engineer

o    EIC (Engineer In Charge) on Mobile Television Production Units for sports, corporate, religious and entertainment events across the U.S. Clients include NFL Films, ESPN, Sun Sports, Comcast Sports Southeast, Cox Sports Television and more…

o    Maintenance Engineer,

o    Super Bowl XLI

o    Jib Owner/Operator

o    Video Tape Operator

o    Chyron Duet Operator

o    Certified EVS Operator

o    Event Credentials

1996–2005                Freelance Camera Operator

o    Handheld and Studio Camera Operator on sports, corporate, religious and entertainment events across the U.S.

o    Super Bowl XXXIX

o    ABC Monday Night Football

o    NFL football

o    PGA Tour

o    Professional and College Football, Basketball, Baseball and Soccer

o    Concerts, Corporate events, Live talk show, Infomercials, more…

1998–1999                 Assistant Director of Television         NLCF Jacksonville, FL

o    Shared responsibilities Director/Technical Director

o    Hands on production/post of weekly network television show

o    Trained/Managed new camera operators

o    Assisted in maintaining control room area and equipment

1991–1998                 Camera Operator                              NLCF Jacksonville, FL

o    Operating techniques for studio, handheld and jib cameras

o    Trained as Director/Technical Director

o    Control room operations including video shading, audio and graphics design

o    Assisted in the original construction of the production facility

Additional Experience

o    PESA Routing and Software

o    Router System Design and Layout

o    RTS Digital Matrix Intercom Systems

o    AZ Edit Software

o    EVS IP Director


o    Digital Audio Mixing Consoles

o    GVG, Sony and other Video Switchers

o    Chyron Duet and other Character Generators

o    Edited/produced The Radio Program for 4 years (daily local broadcast on WNCM radio)

o    Editing on both linear and non-linear systems (Final Cut Pro, AVID, Sony Vegas, more…).

o    DVD & CD Mastering Services

o    Label Design

o    Strong computer skills

o    CDL Class A Licensed Driver

Personal Interest         Private Pilot, Musician, Outdoor activities, Computers

Relaxing Music