Chris Brown

Chris Brown
Sr. Director of Technical Operations
Turner Sports

As the Senior Director of Technical Operations, Chris Brown oversees the coordination of technical and remote operations across many of Turner Sports properties. This includes all remote productions and studio operations for NBA TV, with roughly 50 hours per week of live (studio or remote) and taped programming during the regular season.Prior to joining Turner Sports and NBA Digital, Chris served as Director of Operations for National Mobile Television’s East Coast office in Somerville, NJ where he was responsible for up to 80 mobile unit engineers and truck drivers, as well as the oversight of technical facilities for a number of clients including CBS Sports PGA Tour, including six Masters Tournaments, the NFL on CBS and NCAA College Basketball. Other clients included Fox Sports’ NFL on Fox and Fox Major League Baseball as well as International Sports Broadcasting where Chris oversaw HD and standard definition technical facilities at the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Games for Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Ski Jumping, Bob Sleigh and Ice Hockey. While at NMT, other clients included Dorna Sport with the return of the Moto GP to the United States in 2005 at Laguna Seca Raceway, and a variety of Regional Sports Networks.

Before coming to National Mobile Television, Chris Brown served in multiple capacities in both Production and Operations at CNN Sports Illustrated utilizing early server technology, and experimenting with tapeless workflows. In the Summer of 1994, Chris joined Atlanta Olympic Broadcasting serving as the Assistant Manager of Broadcast Archives. During this time, Chris worked very closely with the Host Broadcast Training Program based in Atlanta. This program was designed to give college students studying in Communications or Broadcast the opportunity to learn about many of the positions available during the Olympics, and give them the opportunity to train, and eventually fill many of those positions.

Chris Brown received a B.A. from Clark Atlanta University in Mass Media Arts. He currently resides in Alpharetta, GA with his wife and two children.