Todd Mason is the founder and driving force behind Broadcast Management Group, Inc. (BMG). BMG is a global powerhouse in live production, series development, systems integration, staffing, event management and consulting. The company has operations in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Washington DC serving enterprise level global clients.
Todd started in television at the age of 15, running cameras at his family’s church. That experience help inspire a love for broadcasting and an award-winning career that now spans more than three decades.
Todd’s unique skillset allows him to bring a business, marketing, creative and technical perspective to every project. He is always looking to leverage technology to produce a higher quality, more creative and cost-effective production.
In 1994, Todd helped take the film industry from Steenbeck editing to non-liner systems. In 2002, he built the world’s first non-linear broadcast operation in New York. In 2018, Todd launched a full time over-the-top (“OTT”) network for America’s top brokerage and investment firm. In 2021 Todd created the world’s first major REMI Broadcast Hub that promotes centralized technology and decentralized staffing. While many in the broadcast industry struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic, Todd helped BMG pivot and become a leader in REMI workflow production.
Todd Mason is a sought-after live broadcast director for a range of productions, including music, news and entertainment, series, and specials. He recently directed the United Nation’s 2.5-hour global Women’s Day celebration, a number of The Atlantic’s virtual events, IMDb’s live post-Emmy and Live Oscar shows, three days of live 90-minute shows at SXSW for Mashable/Twitter, as well as several live broadcasts for truTV’s Impractical Jokers at Comic-Con.
Todd keeps BMG active on the global stage, collaborating with both domestic and international partners. BMG works with companies interested in producing shows for the North American market, as well as with American companies creating content for international markets. BMG was recently brought in to consult with and build-out a network television facility in Karachi, Pakistan. No place is too far away for Todd and his team. Todd has built an impressive senior and middle management team of broadcast industry leaders who take ownership in their areas of responsibility.
Todd feels right at home among other country’s cultures, and his design and installation teams consistently and successfully complete each mission. He brings his vast experience having worked as showrunner, director, EIC, executive producer to BMG. BMG currently produces more than 70 hours per week of live broadcasts. Todd’s extensive experience makes him a valuable member of any production team.