Freelance Broadcast Services

Bill Bennett has provided large-scale international broadcast technical and planning services for valuable Clients worldwide, including:
  • 2015 NBA All Star Games (NYC), worldwide Host Broadcast commentary audio backhaul engineer
  • 2014 NBA Finals (San Antonio, TX & Miami, FL), worldwide Host Broadcast commentary audio backhaul engineer
  • 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics / Olympic Broadcasting Services (worldwide host broadcaster), five months living in Russia:
    • Commentary Systems Venue Planning Manager overseeing final design of broadcast technical and built-space facilities and their construction and implementation for all seven Mountain Venues
    • Commentary Systems (venue) Manager, Ski Jumping
    • Check out his Blog from living in Russia for the five months run-up to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics
  • 2012 London Olympics - Broadcast Commentary Venue Manager for Olympic Broadcasting Services (worldwide host broadcaster)
  • 2012 Adidas Track and Field Grand Prix, Broadcast Commentary Venue Manager for International host feed, New York City, NY
  • 2011 Biathlon World Cup, Broadcast Commentary Venue Manager for International host feed, Presque Isle & Fort Kent, Maine
  • 2010 Vancouver Olympics - Broadcast Commentary Venue Manager for Olympic Broadcasting Services (worldwide host broadcaster)
  • 2008 Beijing Olympics - Broadcast Commentary Venue Manager for Beijing Olympic Broadcasting (worldwide host broadcaster)
  • Broadcast management for World Cup Football for Detroit and Boston venues for EBU Sports International (worldwide host broadcaster)


Further, Bill served as a two year Commentary Systems Planning Manger for nine venues & 49 staff at the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games.

Present & co-Founding Member & Webmaster
Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers
Pittsburgh Section (smptepittsburgh.org)
Secretary
Society of Broadcast Engineers
Pittsburgh Chapter 20