Gravity Media, the leading global provider of complex live creative production and media services, is thrilled to be bolstering its broadcast facility in Las Vegas with the appointment of Andres Gonzales as Production Operations Manager to further support the US operation.
Gravity Media supplies production, programming, and content services for every broadcast need. Working across content owners, creators, and distributors, projects are varied but have one thing in common: flawless execution underpinned by client service excellence. With facilities in the UK, Australia, France, Germany, and Qatar, Gravity Media is also focused on supporting clients across the US with facilities in Las Angeles and San Francisco.
Andres is a multi-Emmy award-winning visionary and articulate bilingual, communicator with a track record of successful projects and productions, within various areas of the media industry. Andres joins the talented Gravity Media US team, to further ensure delivery of Gravity Media’s managed service offering in Las Vegas as well as several integrated, end-to-end solutions across the full broadcast spectrum, including mobile units, flypack solutions, managed services, and production & content in locations across the US.
Andres has been in the Las Vegas market for over 20 years and his experience spans UFC, KLAS TV, KBLR Telemundo, KMCC 34, KYVV San Antonio, MundoFOX/MAX and KBLR Telemundo. Andres holds strong creativity, the proven ability to work independently as well as being a strong team player and leader.
Andres joins from Klas TV where he was the Senior Newscast Director / Supervisor at Klas TV in Las Vegas. There he was responsible for leading and supervising The Morning team; writing, editing, as well as tracking Spanish short news stories on 8News Now. Andres also worked with the UFC where he was the Spanish Broadcast Director.
Prior to this, Andres worked as a News Operators Manager at KBLR Telemundo, where he led, developed, and coordinated electronic and digital newsgathering operations for video gathering, editing, remote broadcasts, LiveU, Dejero and the Dejero APP. In addition, Andres was accountable for the production control rooms, studio technology and vehicle fleet as well as providing technical guidance, training and leadership for editorial and newsgathering personnel, including photographers or others as assigned.
Sean Seamer, Gravity Media’s US President commented:
“Andres joins our team at the Las Vegas facility as we continue to grow. His appointment allows us to further develop our technical broadcast offering. Andres is a multiple Emmy award winner as well as featured in the Nevada Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame. His years of experience in the industry will be a fantastic asset to our expanding team. We are truly excited to have Andres join us and look forward to having him involved in upcoming projects.”
Andres Gonzalez says of her new role and joining the expanding Gravity Media US team:
“I am thrilled to be joining Gravity Media as their new Production Operations Manager in Las Vegas. I am looking forward to the design, build, and maintenance of our content production facility here in Vegas, as well as the provision of the full range of video production and content creation processes and functions. This is an exciting opportunity with a great year of sports events and entertainment ahead.”