NEP Broadcasting Names Michael Fernander President and General Manager of Its Supershooters Division

NEP Broadcasting has added Michael
Fernander as President and General Manager of their Supershooters Division. Fernander joins NEP from
GE, where he has held several key roles in divisions world-wide, most recently
serving as Managing Director at GE Healthcare Financial Services.
Fernander
joined GE in 1995 as a Market Development Specialist for GE Plastics where grew
significant market share and become the industry leader in several key
segments. Later, as Strategic Marketing Director for GE Commercial Finance,
Fernander worked to increase income and assets in their Western European
divisions by more than 50 percent. Prior to GE, Fernander worked with Armstrong
World Industries as an Industrial Engineer and Production Manager.
In his new role as President
and General Manager of NEP Supershooters, Fernander will be responsible for
overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Nation’s largest fleet of mobile units
and a staff of more than 300 as they cover thousands of broadcast events each
year for major networks and top production companies across the country and
around the globe. NEP provides broadcast facilities and technical support for
some of the most-watched television events in the country, such as: the Super
Bowl, Olympics, major entertainment award shows, Masters, and major sporting
events on all broadcast networks. Fernander will report to NEP Broadcasting CEO
Lou Borrelli.
“With Michael’s extensive
experience in management, customer relations, and marketing, we are confident
that he will be a tremendous asset to the company,” Borelli says. “We are
excited to have his insight and keen awareness of best practices as we move
forward.”
“As we expand our business
relationships year after year, it is important that we retain a focus on
providing the best service we can to our customers,” added Debbie Honkus,
founder of NEP Supershooters. “Michael will be key in ensuring that we keep
this strong focus as we deepen the services we provide and continue to lead the
industry in technological innovation.”