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Bob Becker is one of the most respected and influential producers in the sport presentation industry. Becker has overseen game presentation and video operation for some of the highest profile leagues, teams, venues, events, brands, and corporations in the world. He is credited with producing the nation’s most creative and entertaining stadium and arena shows and has developed high-end digital control rooms that serve as the gold-standard for the global video/message board industry.
Becker’s long list of career accomplishments includes the development, production, and direction of some of the worlds most watched sporting events, including multiple Olympic Games and NFL Super Bowls. The Telly and Golden Matrix Award winner has also served in lead production roles for the MLB World Series and Field of Dreams Game, Kentucky Derby, US Open Tennis, F1 Miami Grand Prix, Ryder Cup, NHL Winter Classic, NCAA Men’s Final Four, College World Series, Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement & Game, NFL International Series, USFL, and many more.
In 2020, Becker’s expertise was highly sought after as the world looked to connect people and businesses in new ways and elevate live and virtual events during the pandemic. Applying his event presentation and fan engagement experience to the virtual world, Becker led production for TV-broadcast events like the NFL Draft, large-scale events with Fortune 500 companies, and the US Department of State’s Summit of the Americas and Summit for Democracy.