technical & creative director
Steve Johnston is a creative production specialist with numerous pro credits on his resume. Originally a performing musician and recording engineer, he eventually worked his way through the entire audio and video production world. Steve has held senior creative and production roles for pro-sports organizations, major music festivals, broadcast television series and multi-cultural events (NHL, CFL, NFL and NBA, the RBC Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa Jazz Festival, Cityfolk, Rogers & HGTV Canada & HGTV USA)
Specializing in turn-key visual programming, he now helps clients develop their communication strategies geared for contained audiences, utilizing live and/or pre-recorded digital media.
Whether it’s giant music festivals, or pro sports, Steve believes that to find the next production professionals, you need to let young people get in the game, and take part. HESN, and all it has to offer both viewers and production types, is the perfect vehicle to do exactly that.