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									8265 Farmington Lane   Home 770-489-1111 Cell 404-229-5959
Winston GA 30187       david@budwash.com




David E. Budwash

Objective               To use my distinctive abilities, knowledge, expertise and experience to provide
                        various cost effective solutions to meet the needs of advanced technology
                        requirements.

Experience              2010-present           Chattahoochee Technical College         Marietta, GA
                        Broadcast Engineering Instructor
                         Create course program to educate and train future broadcast engineers provide
                          instruction in studio and RF engineering, IT, and telecommunications.

                        1999-2010              WAGA-TV                                  Atlanta, GA
                        Director Of Engineering
                         Most recently designed and implemented a new 3300 square foot television
                          studio.
                         Analyzed workflow against financial needs of the station.
                         Designed and implemented Installation of new high definition digital plant.
                         Designed a new dual SD and HD master control.
                         Designed, implemented and supervised installation of Florical and Avid
                          automation systems.
                         Designed and supervised and implemented new HD production control room
                          using Sony ELC.
                         Designed and supervised installation of 2 UHF HDTV transmitters and
                          implemented installation of 1100 ft candelabra tower.
                         Negotiated and purchased equipment from various vendors for capital projects.
                         Assisted with formation & administered capital and expense budgets.
                         Streamlined maintenance requirements and reduced staff from 9 to 7 engineers.
                         Directly supervised and trained department of 7 engineers.
                         Responsible for technical plant and FCC and OSHA Compliance.
                         Provided direct support for news, programming, sales, traffic and promotions
                         Designed and demonstrated a workable low cost southeast regional automated
                          HD hub system for 6 group television stations.

                        1994-1999                     CNN/Turner Broadcasting           Atlanta, GA
                        Engineer (Transmitter Supervisor)
                           Maintained all of WTBS high power UHF transmitters.
                           Installed new Harris 110Kw UHF transmitter.
                           Audited station FCC compliance and brought station into compliance.
                           Staff Engineer for CNN first two years.

                        1989-1994                     KFSN-TV Cap Cities/ABC            Fresno, CA
                        Assistant Chief Engineer
                         Designed, supervised and implemented rebuilt television plant and new high
                          power UHF transmitter.
                         Assisted in the formation & administration of capital and expense budgets.
                         Part of management team during union negotiations.
              Prior to 1989              Various Stations          Detroit MI & Tampa Fl
              Chief Engineer
              WBHS - Home Shopping Network – Tampa
               Designed installed and implemented entire television station from the ground up.
               Developed initial procedures for a startup television station.
              Assistant Chief Engineer
              WTSP - Great American Broadcasting - St Petersburg, FL
               Managed operations.
               Implemented cost saving measures that reduced staff by one person.
               Designed installed and implemented facilities for PM magazine.
              Chief Engineer
              WFTS - Capital Cities Communications – Tampa, FL
               Designed, supervised and entirely in charge of rebuilding a new television plant
                including new TVRO satellite facilities and transmitter.
              Wayne Cablevision - Mclean Hunter Cable TV – Detroit, MI
               Designed installed and maintained 5 mobile units 3 television studios and 4
                master controls for local production and programming.
               Designed and purchased the first two M-24 mobile units which became a
                standard product for Harris/Midwest Corporation.
              Engineer (Staff Maintenance/Operations)
                 CBS/FOX Video - Engineer – Detroit, MI
                 WGPR - Engineer - Detroit, MI
                 WXYZ/’ABC - Engineer - Detroit, MI
                 WXON - Engineer - Detroit, MI
                 WPHM Radio - Engineer - Port Huron, MI

Education &   1977 Supervision and management - Macomb County Community College
Licenses      Warren MI

              1974–1976 Electronics Technology - Cleveland Institute of Electronics Cleveland,
              OH

              1973- 1974 Electrical Engineering - Lawrence Institute of Technology Southfield,
              MI

              FCC General Class

                  Avid – Maintenance of ISIS and Interplay
                  Triveni Digital – PSIP and MPEG Compliance in Practice
                  Harris – Transmitters, RF II, HDTV
                  Sony – BVH 1100, DVR 20
                  JVC – Tape MachinesCR8200U, CR6600U, CR5500U, CR4700U, HR7650U
                  Hitachi – Cameras FP40, SK96
                  Tandberg - Encoders
                  Comark / Thales - Transmitters

Interests     Bowling, Travel, Theater, Camping, Computers

References:   Available by request

								
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