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Mark Reed
aka Gadget

Telephone: 07958 927884
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Full, Clean Driving Licence


Mark was interviewed in Audio Media magazine in March 2014. 
See the article HERE!


1997 - 1999 Ravensbourne College of Art and Design: HND in Television Technical Operations


April 2013    Freelance Sound Guarantee Engineer
November 2007 - March 2013:   Arena Television - Senior Sound Guarantee engineer.
March 2005 - November 2007:   CTV Outside Broadcasts – Sound Guarantee Engineer
March 2000 - March 2005:   CTV Outside Broadcasts – Sound Assistant 
November 1999 – March 2000:  QVC The Shopping Channel - Technical Assistant


  • Effective team player
  • Warm, friendly personality and good communicator
  • Management and supervisory experience
  • Self motivated and able to motivate others
  • Good numerical and analytical abilities
  • Well presented and good time keeper


  • Adept at using and configuring Riedel,Telex, Radio and D.E.C.T. based talkback, ISDN and analogue telecommunications systems.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Digital Stereo and 5.1 transmission paths, using Dolby E and embedding   technologies.
  • Highly competent with digital sound desks; Calrec, Studer, Lawo and Digico
  • Adept at using many different types of external video/audio equipment; Axon, Evertz,Snell,Miranda
  • Proficient understanding of truck wiring standards (audio).
  • Competent in the use of digital routers.
  • Experience of working with numerous types of microphones, commentary boxes and in ear monitoring equipment.