George Rager 4940 Franklin Ave #7Los Angeles, CA 90027Ph: (415) 690-3755Email:email@example.com Web:georgerager-tv.blogspot.com
EDUCATIONBS, Electronic Media Production, Kent State University, 2001SKILLS
Ross Overdrive, Grass Valley Ignite, Vinten Robotics, Ross Vision, Grass Valley Kayak,Kalypso, Grass Valley 4000, Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro,Premier, Avid Media Composer, Apple Logic, blogging cloudware (Blogger andWordpress), Omneon, Chyron Lex, Deko, Vibrint, Aurora, and related modern andtraditional large-market television control room equipment.
EMPLOYMENTTechnical Operator 2011 - PresentKNBCBurbank, CA
• Technical Director utilizing Ross Overdrive automation system on live newscasts, cut-ins, special events and other programming for Los Angeles NBC affiliate.• Duties include operating Ross Overdrive, Vinten Robotics, Ross Vision switcher,Chyron Lex, Dalet and related modern control room servers and broadcast gear.
Director 2006-2011KTVUOakland, CA
• Staff director on fast-paced newscasts, breaking news, local programming, retailproductions and special projects utilizing Grass Valley Ignite as the main productionoutput tool.• Lead director KTVU Channel 2 News at Noon and KTVU Mornings on 2 WeekendEdition. Lead AD for KTVU Mornings on 2 and KTVU Morning News.• Launched Mornings on 2 Weekend Edition in lead director role, January, 2011.