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Andrew Borses

Technical Director at Disney ABC Television Group

  • Stevenson Ranch US-CA


I am a results driven management professional with project involvement that encompasses managing project scope, approach, and key deliverables for assigned projects as well as post-project evaluation with the all stakeholders to assure satisfaction and to identify any process improvements that can be made to the client, while adhering to PMI principles and methods.

I offer an impressive track record of more than 20 years of “hands on” experience leading cross-disciplinary, cross-functional projects in entertainment & media, digital distribution, digital audio, video, film, music, online, digital asset management (DAM), digital rights management (DRM), content management systems (CMS) satellite, mobile platforms, content distribution (CDN), social networks, search engine optimization (SEO), IT strategy, production, post production and end-to-end fulfillment.


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Work History

Senior Project Manager / Digital Media


A Viral Innovative On-Line News Magazine Show in the genre of Access Hollywood & Entertainment Tonight with the edgy feel of TMZ that showcases the rising stars of You Tube.

Conceptualize, develop, and project manage all branding initiatives and web site development. Oversee digital strategy consulting services; provide technology-driven business strategy plans with an emphasis in digital and social media.

  • Spearhead design, and ongoing improvement-analysis.
  • Oversee visual digital brand management across all platforms and executions internally and externally.
  • Establish and maintain strong internal relationships with the web, product and IT teams.
  • Develop design for website, Facebook page, Twitter accounts, blogs, and other social media outlets.
  • Edit website content and video news releases.
  • Execute concepts on all new marketing collateral for the Innertubetv brand, responsible for strategic marketing initiatives, advertising campaigns, networking opportunities.
  • Deliver well-calibrated project management and feature quality for content integration in all video games
Feb 2008Jan 2010

Senior Project Manager / Engineer

TV Magic

Selected by management to provide leadership and direction overseeing the design, installation and integration of several new state of the art HD facilities including Fox Sports, Fox Sports Regional, and Lincoln Center. 

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to implement cost-saving solutions for our clients including digital camera selection i.e. Sony, Red, Panasonic, Editing, Finishing, & Final on air delivery.
  • Managed a team of 5 engineers that developed a Digital Asset Management System for Lincoln Center to process post theatrical video requests for VOD and conformed video title content, for distribution to studio licensees.
  • Devised metadata schemes & standards using XML to establish an international criterion and methodology for the content, presentation, transport, and preservation of priceless legacy material.
  • Directed a core team of engineers responsible for the design and development of Fox Sports Regional end-to-end digital production environments that included Final Cut and Avid for ingest, editing, san solution storage, and playout.
  • Managed various third party providers and contractors, such as Avid, Sony, Apple, AJA, Miranda, Panasonic, Evertz, Ross, Front Porch Digital, Quantel etc. ensuring accurate timeline service delivery and quality assurance.
  • Tracked progress of the installation with third party vendors, and manage client expectations to assure objectives were met on time and within budget.

Technical Marketing and Sales Support

GRASSVALLEY, INC. (A Division of Thomson Inc.),

Pre and post-sales engineering and technical support for Grassvalley's digital product solutionsas well as third party vendor application analysis, product implementation and ongoing user support.

  • Ensured 100% client satisfaction and numerous repeat sales by preparing technical presentations, custom demos, business process analysis, RFP/RFI responses, technical requirements documentation, end user support / training white papers and creating statements of work.
  • Supplied engineering and technical support for "Entertainment Tonight," and "The Insider's" file based workflow consisting of K2TM HD media servers combined with Editware Fastrack hybrid editing systems.
  • Produced various communication materials, including brochures, proposals, presentations, newsletters, e-newsletters, success stories, and training manuals that improved company image and exposure.
  • Supported new product introductions from inception through market introduction
  • Developed and managed launch/operational support plans for revenue and reporting products and features.
  • Preparation of quotations in conjunction with sales
  • Evaluated and reported on new technology and industry trends.
  • Identified areas of opportunities within the product line, and devised strategies to reintroduce into those products to clients.

Senior Project Manager

Harris Corporation /Leitch

Facilitated the smooth integration from SD to HD at various Univision broadcast facilities, managed several other HD upgrades and installs including KUSA Denver, Televisa Mexico & Telemundo.

  • Conceived and delivered digital workflow solutions for Univision's Network programming.
  • Recognized for managing and turning around high-profile mission critical client accounts.
  • Reversed a project loss of over $500,000 to break even.
  • Optimized Project Management processes resulting in higher revenue streams.
  • Coordinated teams of 8 engineers and managed a pool of 20 internal and contract employees.
  • Provided project turn-around expertise at customer sites with emphasis on regaining customer confidence.
  • Wrote proposals in response to RFP and win new contracts from Comcast, Tribune, & Fox.
  • Defined and directed project goals, objectives, critical success factors, milestones & risks.

Senior Technical Director


Picked by upper management to pioneer the successful transition from Univision's out dated analog facility to their new state of the art HD Broadcast center.

  • Oversaw the installation of new systems and expansion of existing systems for new channel launches, channel enhancements, and technically complex live shows.
  • Recognized by Upper Management for the launch of KMEX's State Of The Art Master Control Suite.
  • Played a key role developing the engineering workflow to broadcast live special event coverage to KMEX's home audience.
  • Assembled the final news video production sequence, consisting of shots taken from the raw camera footage, contacting directly producers and graphic artists to assemble video content for national and local television distribution, providing non-linear video editing, image manipulation and color correction of all assigned productions.
  • Provided workflow engineering support to all KMEX Broadcast Services to ensure the highest possible levels of technical and operational continuity.
  • Presented proactive feed back to Broadcast Services (via the Engineering Managers) of technical support issues, potential problem areas or advancements in technology that was beneficial to KMEX.
  • Reorganized production operations resulting in a higher level of quality and efficiency throughout the network. Plan saved the organization $200,000 annually.
  • Designed and implemented control protocols for on-screen interactive graphics systems

Senior Technical Director

Fox Broadcasting

Responsible for booking satellite time, switching newscasts, Live events, sports, editing opens and teases, and ensuring the quality for all technical aspects of the newscast and editing news stories as assigned.

  • Dealt with unexpected and critical decisions on air.
  • Trained new staff in operational procedures.
  • Implemented procedures to assure the integrity and quality of their on air product.
  • TD - FOX News Sunday
  • TD - Major League Baseball
  • TD - NFL on FOX


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