- Meet The Team -

MICHAEL BURNS

The Guru

Since childhood, Michael has dedicated his life to designing, managing, and producing all aspects of entertainment. From professional theatre, television and film, live concerts, trade shows and exhibits, with some large festivals and events mixed in, he's just about covered it all.

JOHN YOUNG

Director of Commercial & Film

After studying astrophysics and video production at Michigan State, John moved west as an instructor at UCSB, then Director of Audio Visual Services in Mammoth Lakes. John brings 17 years of video production, audio visual, and broadcast knowledge to the COAVD team.

MARK BURROWS

Production Manager

As a Photographer and Audio Visual technician, Mark Burrows has been creating successful programs for thousands of clients for the past 32 years. But don't think all that talent goes to his head, he’s still willing to work for chocolate.

MIKE LAVKER

Director of Broadcast

For 20 years, Mike's  hard work ethic, flexibility, and skill set, has made him irreplaceable on any production.  Spending his career behind a camera with dignitaries including Bill Clinton, Madeline Albright, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and John McCain, no project is to big or small.

ARIEL BURNS

Director of Marketing & Advertising

Fascinated by a world that lives in code, Ariel has 12 years of experience growing followings and creating a professional presence for a wide variety of business' including COAVD. 

GARCE WORKS

A Proud Partner

Garce Works is an award winning all-in-one multimedia production facility helping you create stories that need to be told. We help deliver content that inspires, compels and motivates.

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