BALTIMORE, MD, March 2, 2022 – National U.S. Systems Integrator CHESA is pleased to announce they have promoted seasoned Media and Entertainment technology veteran Kurt Clawson to Vice President of Solutions. Kurt’s promotion further solidifies CHESA’s approach to partnering with its clients through a dedicated focus on discovery, consultation, and solution design. As Vice President of Solutions, Kurt will provide insight and commitment to growth in innovative solutions offerings to CHESA’s clients. “As media supply chain and digital media technology solutions continue to evolve,” says their CEO Jason Paquin, “we’re confident our Solutions team lead by Kurt Clawson continues to position us to drive innovation throughout our industry. Kurt’s experience leading engineering and development teams, consulting, and designing solutions enhances our collaboration across our Engineering, Solutions, and Sales teams to ensure our client’s success.”
This role drives the value and fit of CHESA’s current and future offerings to their new and existing clients. With Lance Hukill, Chief Commercial Officer, on pre-sales discovery and design, CHESA offers the most valuable solutions through the Solutions Architecture team. Lance states, “We’re very excited to elevate Kurt to lead our Solutions Architecture team. His experiences as an end-user customer, working for a technology vendor, and more recently on the Systems Integration side helps us frame all aspects to CHESA’s go-to-market strategies.” Kurt’s role ensures that CHESAs work for their clients is complete and aligned through every detail of the experience.
About Kurt Clawson:
As a seasoned veteran in the Media and Entertainment industry, Kurt has built a career around innovation, developing new products, services, and solutions. His ability to mold innovation into game-changing products and services helps fuel the continued evolution in M&E technology. Kurt has applied his business and industry expertise to design, including complete broadcast automation systems, fast-turn news production solutions, post-production packaging, and interoperability standards. His strong patent portfolio and industry-recognized awards have earned him a reputation of excellence amongst his peers. A graduate of UC Irvine and Maastricht University School of Business, Kurt has moved the industry forward with innovative solutions at companies like Philips DVS, Grass Valley Group, and Technicolor.