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Management Director

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States
February 10, 2018

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Charles E. Tyler Jr.

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Murrells Inlet, SC

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Accomplished producer, director, and management professional. Exceptional performance in improving broadcast operation processes and creating operational enhancements to outpace the competition. Successful in managing creative projects from initial development through the entire production process to completion. Excellent planning, organizational, communication and negotiation skills. Confident in managing and leading production crews and providing program and staff direction.

Continuous Process Improvement

Customer & Client Partnering

Equipment Configurations

Facilities Planning & Management

Performance Management

Employee Training & Coaching

Radio & Television Media

Senior Staff & Employee Relations

Professional Highlights

Emmy Award winner and recipient of 5 nominations. Recognized for a variety of program formats all of which presented different challenges and included magazine, documentary, and news

Designed the look and production systems for a nationally syndicated program. Hired and supervised a ten member production team. Purchased and configured all technical equipment, and supervised design and set-up.

Created the look for local television news presentations from early morning thru drive time and late evening broadcasts, including set design, music, graphics talent and crew management.

Designed a system of cataloging and identifying tapes by subject and time code for tape replay that allowed more flexibility resulting in a more efficient process saving time and dollars.

Developed operating systems within a network television framework, allowing for improved broadcasting standards, higher efficiency and increased productivity.

Directed the presentation of international and national news on a nightly basis with strict deadlines; produced specials planned and instant, live programming in studio and from remote locations.

Professional History

Broadcasting Consultant 2009- Present

CNN – Washington, D.C.

Senior Director

2004 – 2009

Recruited to plan and lead an aggressive turnaround for CNN. Challenged to identify the critical factors impacting operation and creative performance. Instrumental in standardizing operating procedures at the news bureau and in refining studio operations.

Fox Sports Network, Los Angeles, CA


1998 – 2003

Supervised the daily program production. Involved in creating revised policies and procedures resulting in streamlined processes.

Directed camera crews in the production process that included lighting, wardrobe, motivating the crew and managing production costs.

Orchestrated and facilitated positive changes in production structure, operations and creative services.

Rhysher Entertainment / UPN, Burbank, CA

Director / Producer

1996 – 1998

Partnered with the Executive Producer in the creation of the look for the entire production. First run syndication, interviewed and hired production staff, purchased control room equipment and configured operating systems.

Worked with the scenic design and composer to develop the look and sound for the show. Helped to develop the talent’s approach to the material.

Previous Related Experience

Free Lance Director – CNBC / Game Show Network/Public Broadcasting

1994 - 1996

Director / Producer - NBC / WRC TV, Washington, D.C.

1987 - 1994

Director - NBC News, Washington, DC

Director –ABC News, Washington, DC``

1984 - 1987

1980 - 1984


English & Communications - University of Nebraska at Omaha

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