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Justin Menzel - President Prime To Go

Justin Menzel

PRESIDENT/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, BROADCAST SERVICES
In 1993, Justin joined with Don Creamer to open Prime To Go and since then has managed the production, editorial, and rental operations.

For Prime To Go’s production operations, Justin most recently travelled across the world producing host stand-ups with Sal Masekela for the Red Bull Signature Series. Event locations included X-Fighters freestyle motocross in Dubai, big mountain skiing in Silverton Colorado for Cold Rush, ice cross downhill in Valkenburg Netherlands, and Travis Rice’s epic backcountry snowboard event Supernatural.

For Prime To Go’s editorial house, Justin has cut commercial spots for clients including ABC, Good Morning America, a variety of medical products, and top news stations including WPVI, WABC, and NBC-10. He was the lead editor on countless on-site editorial events including Ultimate Bumps and Jumps, Adidas Track and Field, and the Burton US Open of Snowboarding, as well as broadcast programs including the NBC World of Adventure Sports, RAID Adventure Race Series, the Vans Triple Crown series, Sports Illustrated for Kids Next Snow Search, MSG Transit Chapters, and the Baja 1000 for the Discovery Channel.

For Prime To Go’s non-linear rental division, Justin manages a 30+ system inventory and has provided non-linear solutions for countless sporting events, films, and network programming. Credits include NBA Finals, The Masters Golf, Scripps National Spelling Bee, HBO’s K-Street, Warrior, After Earth, US Open Tennis, as well as Discovery Channels ‘100 Years of Flight’ and ‘Return to the Titanic’. Justin has designed and installed a (9) AVID System/20 TB Unity environment for the Super Bowl as well as a (6) FCP System/48TB XSAN Environment for The Dew Tour.

When not working, Justin enjoys playing volleyball, mountain biking, and spending time with his two children.

Don Creamer

PRESIDENT/EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, MARKETING SERVICES

Over his 30 years in the production business, Don has supervised overall production activities on more than 500 television commercials, countless hours of reality-based TV programming (Arts & Entertainment, SyFy, Discovery), and hundreds of corporate films and videos. His directorial efforts have been recognized with top awards in prestigious industry competitions, including MOBIUS, CLIO and BILLY Awards.

He teamed up with Justin in 1993 to form Prime To Go and since has lead the Marketing Services Division, creating commercial campaigns, radio, tv, print, and interactive content. In his free time, Don enjoys road biking, snowboarding, and spending time with his wife Jane and three children.

Sumesh Thakur

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER, BROADCAST / LIVE EVENTS / WEBCASTING
Sumesh is an award-winning producer who has created hundreds of hours of video and film programming, airing on ESPN, ESPN2, SpikeTV, USA, and Fox Sports Network. His recent on-site work includes producing the LIVE Event for the Red Bull Wake Open, X-Fighters, Crashed Ice World Championships, as well as a variety of MMA Events including Superior Cage Combats, Tuff-N-Uff, and the 2012 WMMA Awards.

Sumesh is also proud to be the LIVE show producer twelve years running at the Red Bull Flugtag.
When not traveling, Sumesh spends family time with his wife Jenice and their two sons.

Joel Reyes Avid Technician

Joel Reyes

AVID ACSR ELITE/ENGINEERING
Joel has Avid certifications for Interplay, ISIS 7500/5500, Unity MediaNet, and Edit systems. His experience includes installations and upgrades, VTR repairs, and 24/7 Broadcast Technical Support. He recently upgraded the AVID Interplay and ISIS environment for the YES Network, and redesigned the infrastructure for the US Treasury to be HD ready.

Chris Rauch

AVID ACSR ELITE
Chris has Avid certifications for Interplay, ISIS 7500/5500, Unity MediaNet, and Edit systems, and is an Apple Certified Support Associate. Chris designs and installs AVID workflow environments, and provides on-site support, training, and network maintenance for companies across the country.

Peter Churchman

DIRECTOR
Peter is a multi-award winning director with recent work including spots for The Judge Mathis Show, WABC Eyewitness News, and Major League Baseball teams. Peter's natural ability to engage with and get the most out of real people and professional talent is what keeps clients coming back for more.

Robert Stookey

DP/VIDEOGRAPHER
5-time Emmy award winning DP in the world of Sports programming. Working with every camera imaginable, his body of work includes seven Olympic Games, The Dew Tour, Outdoor Channel's highest rated series 'Shooting Gallery', The World of Adventure Sports, and The Masters.