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									8265 Farmington Lane   Home 770-489-1111 Cell 404-229-5959
Winston GA 30187

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

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
                         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,

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

              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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