Alan Purwin

  • Calabasas CA
Alan Purwin

Experienced Film Pilot Alan Purwin

About Alan Purwin

In 2012 Alan Purwin became president of SHOTOVER Camera Systems. As an executive leader of the gyro-stabilized aerial camera systems provider, he is involved in all aspects of business operations and is responsible for the startup’s successes or failures. Alan Purwin also serves as president of Helinet Technologies in Van Nuys, California, and Helinet Aviation, positions he has held since 2009 and 1987, respectively. His experience in the aeronautical industry dates back to 1984, when he worked as a film pilot and aerial coordinator. These positions played a part in his current role as founder and executive vice president of VideoFort, a major producer of high definition and ultra high definition stock footage.

Alan Purwin spends his time away from work contributing to a number of charitable organizations. He donated a helicopter valued at about $2 million to the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA).                            

Work History

Work History
Jul 1987 - Present

CEO

Helinet Aviation & Helinet Technologies

I own and operate a fleet of aircraft for different end users. In addition to running my aviation company, I own a majority stake in Shotover Camera Systems, based in Queenstown, New Zealand.