Dave Cannaday

Job Description

Dave manages audio, video, and theatrical lighting projects from the first contact with the client, through construction, or renovation of the building, through installation and training. This includes initially helping clients define their needs and budget, then designing the system with performance that meets expectations. Ordering and tracking equipment, working with other trades such as the Electrical Contractor and General Contractor throughout the construction process and making sure the CSD spec is followed for a smooth delivery of the system. Managing job-site Tech teams to deliver the system in an accurate and timely manner.

 

 

Dave has over 30 years in church ministry, primarily designing, installing, operating and training volunteers in AVL technology. He excels in producing large-scale, theatrical church productions. For 23 years he was as a Technical Director of a mega church while assisting many smaller churches. Dave has published articles for Church Executive, Technologies for Worship, and Church Production magazine, as well as instructing at industry trade shows. He is also contracted by leading lighting manufacturers Martin and High End as a Lighting Designer and Programmer.

 

 

He enjoys all facets of technical production; audio, lighting, special effects, etc. while his greatest interests lie in cutting edge technology and new solutions to standard ways of doing things.

 

 

Dave enjoys blowing things up - in his spare time he is involved in commercial firework displays.

 

 

Accomplishments (Job Related):

30 years in church ministry, primarily designing, installing, operating and training volunteers in AVL technology.  Excels in producing large-scale, theatrical church productions.  23 years as a Technical Director of a mega church while assisting many smaller churches. The past 9 years has worked as a Project Manager with CSD, assisting churches and theatres across America.  Published articles for Church Executive magazine, Technologies for Worship, Church Production magazine, as well as instructing at industry trade shows.  Contracted by leading lighting manufacturers Martin and High End as a Lighting Designer and Programmer.

 

 

Interests:

Enjoys all facets of technical production; audio, lighting, special effects, etc. Greatest interests lie in cutting edge technology and new solutions to standard ways of doing things.

 

 

Strange Fact/Personal Quirk:

Dave enjoys blowing things up, in his spare time he is involved in commercial pyrotechnics.

 

 

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4822 Projects Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46825, USA

Toll Free: 888.448.7890
Local: 260.918.3500