Nick Gold

Nick Gold
Director of Business Development
Chesapeake Systems

Nick Gold is Director of Business Development for Chesapeake Systems, an East Coast-based IT-centric media systems integrator. He recently celebrated his tenth anniversary with the company.

Chesapeake Systems specializes in working with large media entities to design, install and maintain video post-production, archive, media asset management, storage, ingest/playout and program delivery systems.

Nick brings to his consultant role an extensive technical knowledge base. His intense curiosity drives him to stay current with the latest developments in the media & IT fields. Complementing that is his uncanny ability to communicate complex technical concepts to the layperson.

Nick is recognized as a leading expert within the realm of Media Asset Management (MAM) and related archive & storage workflows. Within the past year, Nick has moderated three New York City-based symposia concerning MAM, and he presented a MAM primer to SMPTE DC’s “Bits By The Bay” conference.

As video delivery has become synonymous with the internet, Nick has also been interested in exploring the burgeoning role of Over-the-Top internet broadcasting. Within the past two years, he has given presentations on the topic to the SMPTE Sections of DC, Philadelphia and New York City.

Nick is also co-host of the popular audio podcast series, The Workflow Show, now in its second season. The episodes address overarching trends and specific tech topics to help guide listeners through these challenging yet exciting times of unprecedented change within the realm of digital media workflows.