In his role as Senior Vice-President, Bob Hawkanson can call upon a wealth of knowledge and experience working with OB and live sports clients in the US. His background encompasses both sales and technical operations roles, meaning he is unusually placed in understanding not only the technology you need to deliver your production, but also the commercial restraints within which you operate.
His track record is impressive: he has previously provided services for an array of market-leading clients such as NFL Network, ESPN, Fox Sports and the Tennis Channel. Bob has worked as Director of Technical Operations for live gambling production companies including Show Partners and POKER PROductions. And he has been Chief Operation Officer for mobile broadcast services provider Crosscreek Television Productions. So you can rest assured that he has an excellent comprehension of the challenges our clients face, and can offer practical advice on how to achieve your goals.
Bob Hawkanson is responsible for ensuring our service offering in the US is well matched to the needs of our customers. The relationships he nurtures with clients, combined with a practical understanding of the US market place, inform Bob’s strategic thinking when it comes to technology investments to further expand our Orlando fleet. He works with you to define how ES Broadcast Hire can best support your live productions, while also helping you transition to the latest UHD technologies with their superior imaging capabilities.