Frank W. Musgrove
4545 Collwood Blvd #33
San Diego, CA 92115
Audio/visual/Broadcast production professional with over 15 years experience in leading and managing the A/V production for a variety of events and programs in large corporations, media outlets and staging companies as well as broadcast events. Trusted partner for key, live executive programs and press events as well as media programming. Broad experience in both in-house production teams and consultancies, with a proven background in leading teams and working to tight deadlines. Flexible with a keen attention to detail and strong interpersonal skills.
AV System Design Public and Media Relations
Managing People and Teams
QUALCOMM INC. – San Diego, CA 6/2007 to 2/2012
Multibillion-dollar wireless company
Senior A/V Production Technician
Member of the company’s in-house production team. Managed corporate presentations and events for both internal and external clients, overseeing content, integration of equipment and coordination of large crews. Selected to direct high-profile meetings targeted at senior/executive/multi-level audiences with complex programs and agendas.
Led the production team for the company’s annual shareholder meeting for 6 years. The event required multiple live demos, presentations and adherence to legal standards.
Designed and created a portable streaming system for offsite meetings. Significantly improving global and regionally-based departments’ abilities to communicate and engage key audiences.
MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION GROUP – Vista, CA 7/2004 to 6/2007
Full-service staging company
Video Engineer and Project Manager
The lead and video engineer for most productions. Applied Vista Systems Spyder and other production systems for small to arena size events. Became troubleshooter for all the trades helping audio, lights, sets and video departments on most productions.
Screen management and Spyder Support for DISH Network’s national sales meeting– the event’s presentational appearance was recognized by industry magazines.
Project Manager for a national product roll-out tour.
Designed production gear layouts.
KNSD NBC – San Diego, CA 6/2000 to 7/2004
Local television station
Member of the production team for weekday and weekend news and entertainment shows. Provided support in all aspects of production and worked with the news department to handle guests and talent for news-related events.
Design and production insight for new shows and new requirements for the weekend broadcasts.
Lead for both in-studio segments and special on-site events.
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS – San Diego, CA 7/1994 to 7/2003
A member of the Mountain West and Western Athletic Conference in NCAA sports
Video Coordinator, 6/1998 to 7/2003
Assistant Video Coordinator, 9/1995 to 6/1998
Video team, 7/1994 to 9/1995
Advanced through a series of promotions, culminating in leading video operations for the department of athletics. Managed a team of 10 to provide video support for football and Olympic sports events. This role required researching and executing policies from the NCAA, Conferences, and venues.
Received national award by fellow NCAA coordinators for video work.
Procured and designed a new state of the art video operations center while coming in under budget.
AS SDSU – San Diego, CA 6/1994 to Present
Campus venue for sports and entertainment
In House Video Engineer/Production Tech
Provided production support for live events at the arena and acted as a lead for the video production team.
Redesigned and procured elements for the video room for both sports and entertainment.
Provided support for NCAA Tournaments and led special event productions.
Additional Consulting Experience
San Diego Padres, San Diego Chargers, ESPN, FOX Sports, ABC Sports, US Olympic Broadcasting Group
Barco Projectors, Christi Projectors, Barco Image processors, Vista Systems (Spyder), AV routers, Over all Knowledge of AV production products.
Photoshop, CADD, Final Cut Pro, MS Office (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint)
SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY – San Diego, CA
Bachelor of Arts, 5/1998
Major: Drama l Emphasis: Television/Film Design l
SAN JOAQUIN DELTA COLLEGE – Stockton, CA
Associates of Arts, 6/1993
Major: Radio/Television l Emphasis: Production l
Portfolio on Request Available for Relocation
Multimedia Presentation Group; Vista, Ca
Work as main multi-screen control operator for video systems and function as head of video operations. Perform as lead engineer, director, and show manager when jobs or clients request. Work with clients in their concept designs through to their show presentations. Work in conjunction with other show department such as audio, lighting, or sets. On smaller show presentations have perform duties in audio, lighting and set constructions.
Production Technician 2000 to 2004
NBC 7/39 KNSD TV; San Diego, CA
I function as a member of the station’s production department team. I work on news and production presentations with knowledge in studio operations, video quality control, live audio operations, and videotape playback. I work on live fast pace shows as well as taped remote shows.
I have been in the industry since 1990.