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Sales – United States of America

To learn more about Ross Video products or for pricing information, give one or our Regional Sales Managers a call at one of the numbers listed below.

Please choose a State
Alabama |
Alaska |
Arizona |
Arkansas |
Northern California |
Southern California |
Colorado |
Connecticut |
Delaware |
District of Columbia |
Florida |
Georgia |
Hawaii |
Idaho |
Illinois |
Indiana |
Iowa |
Kansas |
Kentucky |
Louisiana |
Maine |
Maryland |
Massachusetts |
Michigan |
Minnesota |
Mississippi |
Missouri |
Montana |
Nebraska |
Nevada |
New Hampshire |
New Jersey |
New Mexico |
New York City |
Upstate New York |
Downstate New York |
North Carolina |
North Dakota |
Ohio |
Oklahoma |
Oregon |
Pennsylvania |
Puerto Rico |
Rhode Island |
South Carolina |
South Dakota |
Tennessee |
Texas |
Utah |
Vermont |
Virginia |
Washington |
West Virginia |
Wisconsin |
Wyoming |

Vice President of SalesJared Schatz |

Director of SalesPete Ross |

Key AccountsBrad Rochon (Southern California) | Ron Benincasa (Named Accounts) | Jim Berry (Named Accounts) |

Business DevelopmentSports Marketing Group |

Inside SalesHeidi Clark | Penny Panagakos | Eric Ladd | Stacey Poapst |

Please choose a State from the list above…

Alabama

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Alaska

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

Arizona

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

Arkansas

Harry Friedman

Harry Friedman

Harry is happy to be part of the Ross Video team and is the Regional Sales Manager for Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Harry literally grew up in the media industry surrounded by a family of cinematographers, film editors, and video editors. Harry brings to Ross Video 30 years of experience in the Broadcast Equipment Industry having served in either Sales or Marketing positions at Grass Valley and Sony Broadcast. Harry’s experience gives him the skills to help his customers navigate the increasingly complex world of Broadcast Technology solutions. He has successfully guided customers in the Broadcast, Government, Corporate, Entertainment, Sports, and House of Worship markets.

Telephone: (214) 783-1460
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: hfriedman@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Harry Friedman.vcf


Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is an Associate Regional Sales Manager and partners with the Regional Sales Manager, Harry Friedman to work directly with our business partners and end users within Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Together, Kelly and Harry offer Ross customers a strong, experienced sales team.

Kelly was been with Ross Video over 11 years, joining in 2006 as a Sales Coordinator. In 2012, Kelly progressed into the Inside Sales team and most recently in 2017 promoted to Associate Regional Sales Manager as well as the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 652-3015
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Northern California

Jerry Haasch

Jerry Haasch

Jerry manages Direct and Channel sales in Northern and Southern Califonia.

He began his career in 1984 with Sony Broadcast and Professional Company where he held various sales management positions in over 20 years with the company. He later founded and managed sales for WAVE-Force, representing ten broadcast equipment manufacturers over a 4 year period. He joined Ross Video in 2012 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific region. In his spare time he enjoys cycling, golfing and vinyl record collecting.

Telephone: (916) 663-8422
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: jhaasch@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Jerry Haasch.vcf

Southern California

Jerry Haasch

Jerry Haasch

Jerry manages Direct and Channel sales in Northern and Southern Califonia.

He began his career in 1984 with Sony Broadcast and Professional Company where he held various sales management positions in over 20 years with the company. He later founded and managed sales for WAVE-Force, representing ten broadcast equipment manufacturers over a 4 year period. He joined Ross Video in 2012 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific region. In his spare time he enjoys cycling, golfing and vinyl record collecting.

Telephone: (916) 663-8422
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: jhaasch@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Jerry Haasch.vcf

Colorado

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

Connecticut

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Delaware

Carl Cavagnolo

Carl Cavagnolo

Telephone: (914) 244-1305
Fax: (914) 244-1359
Email: ccavagnolo@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Carl Cavagnolo.vcf

District of Columbia

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

Florida

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Georgia

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Hawaii

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

Idaho

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

Illinois

Dave Westermann

Dave Westermann

Dave is the Regional Sales Manager of the Great Lakes Region consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio & Television Broadcasting with emphases in Engineering and Production from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 1977. He began his career working for several television stations and returned to UW-Platteville where he eventually became Director of Television Services. He moved on to become a Sales Engineer for a well known broadcast equipment manufacturer and two dealers before joining Ross Video in 2004. Dave is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.

Telephone: (734) 878-2110
Fax: (734) 878-5528
Email: dwestermann@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Dave Westermann.vcf

Indiana

Dave Westermann

Dave Westermann

Dave is the Regional Sales Manager of the Great Lakes Region consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio & Television Broadcasting with emphases in Engineering and Production from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 1977. He began his career working for several television stations and returned to UW-Platteville where he eventually became Director of Television Services. He moved on to become a Sales Engineer for a well known broadcast equipment manufacturer and two dealers before joining Ross Video in 2004. Dave is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.

Telephone: (734) 878-2110
Fax: (734) 878-5528
Email: dwestermann@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Dave Westermann.vcf

Iowa

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Kansas

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Kentucky

Dave Westermann

Dave Westermann

Dave is the Regional Sales Manager of the Great Lakes Region consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio & Television Broadcasting with emphases in Engineering and Production from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 1977. He began his career working for several television stations and returned to UW-Platteville where he eventually became Director of Television Services. He moved on to become a Sales Engineer for a well known broadcast equipment manufacturer and two dealers before joining Ross Video in 2004. Dave is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.

Telephone: (734) 878-2110
Fax: (734) 878-5528
Email: dwestermann@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Dave Westermann.vcf

Louisiana

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Maine

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Maryland

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

Massachusetts

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Michigan

Dave Westermann

Dave Westermann

Dave is the Regional Sales Manager of the Great Lakes Region consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio & Television Broadcasting with emphases in Engineering and Production from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 1977. He began his career working for several television stations and returned to UW-Platteville where he eventually became Director of Television Services. He moved on to become a Sales Engineer for a well known broadcast equipment manufacturer and two dealers before joining Ross Video in 2004. Dave is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.

Telephone: (734) 878-2110
Fax: (734) 878-5528
Email: dwestermann@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Dave Westermann.vcf

Minnesota

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Mississippi

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Missouri

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Montana

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

Nebraska

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Nevada

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

New Hampshire

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

New Jersey

Carl Cavagnolo

Carl Cavagnolo

Telephone: (914) 244-1305
Fax: (914) 244-1359
Email: ccavagnolo@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Carl Cavagnolo.vcf

New Mexico

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

New York City

Carl Cavagnolo

Carl Cavagnolo

TV Stations, Business & Industry, House of Worship, Cable/MSO, Sports and Stadiums, and System Integrators and dealer business partners.

Telephone: (914) 244-1305
Fax: (914) 244-1359
Email: ccavagnolo@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Carl Cavagnolo.vcf

Upstate New York

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Downstate New York

Pete Ross

Pete Ross

Pete is the Director of Sales for the USA, Northern & Pacific regions. He joined Ross Video in early 2010 as Key Accounts Manager for New York, where he was responsible for the Networks, Cable Networks and the Network owned and operated Television station groups. Pete started his career in Television at WWLP in Springfield, MA as Master Control / Tape Room Operator before moving to Newscast Director /TD.

Since his time at WWLP,Pete has also worked in both a Demonstration Artist and Sales role at Pinnacle Systems, SNNY, NVISION and lastly Miranda before joining Ross. Havingworked in the television business his entire career, Pete uses his broadcast production knowledge every day.

Pete now lives in Manhattan, and If you don’t see him in NYC you will probably find him in Vermont Skiing.

Telephone: (413) 575-2456
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: pross@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Pete Ross.vcf

North Carolina

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

North Dakota

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Ohio

Dave Westermann

Dave Westermann

Dave is the Regional Sales Manager of the Great Lakes Region consisting of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Kentucky. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Radio & Television Broadcasting with emphases in Engineering and Production from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville in 1977. He began his career working for several television stations and returned to UW-Platteville where he eventually became Director of Television Services. He moved on to become a Sales Engineer for a well known broadcast equipment manufacturer and two dealers before joining Ross Video in 2004. Dave is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.

Telephone: (734) 878-2110
Fax: (734) 878-5528
Email: dwestermann@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Dave Westermann.vcf

Oklahoma

Harry Friedman

Harry Friedman

Harry is happy to be part of the Ross Video team and is the Regional Sales Manager for Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Harry literally grew up in the media industry surrounded by a family of cinematographers, film editors, and video editors. Harry brings to Ross Video 30 years of experience in the Broadcast Equipment Industry having served in either Sales or Marketing positions at Grass Valley and Sony Broadcast. Harry’s experience gives him the skills to help his customers navigate the increasingly complex world of Broadcast Technology solutions. He has successfully guided customers in the Broadcast, Government, Corporate, Entertainment, Sports, and House of Worship markets.

Telephone: (214) 783-1460
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: hfriedman@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Harry Friedman.vcf


Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is an Associate Regional Sales Manager and partners with the Regional Sales Manager, Harry Friedman to work directly with our business partners and end users within Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Together, Kelly and Harry offer Ross customers a strong, experienced sales team.

Kelly was been with Ross Video over 11 years, joining in 2006 as a Sales Coordinator. In 2012, Kelly progressed into the Inside Sales team and most recently in 2017 promoted to Associate Regional Sales Manager as well as the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 652-3015
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Oregon

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

Pennsylvania

Carl Cavagnolo

Carl Cavagnolo

Telephone: (914) 244-1305
Fax: (914) 244-1359
Email: ccavagnolo@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Carl Cavagnolo.vcf

Puerto Rico

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

Rhode Island

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

South Carolina

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra Hernandez

Sandra manages six states in the Southeast including Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.

Sandra began her career in 1990 with a dealer in Austin, Texas and eventually working with a systems integrator in the New Orleans area for over thirteen years. She has over twenty years of experience working in the broadcast television industry with dealers and SIs. Sandra has also been a producer on a weekly bilingual variety television show on a local cable station for over ten years keeping her abreast of emerging needs in the live television production workflow.

She graduated from the University of Texas-Austin.

Telephone: (504) 264-8891
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: shernandez@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Sandra Hernandez.vcf

South Dakota

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Tennessee

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

Texas

Harry Friedman

Harry Friedman

Harry is happy to be part of the Ross Video team and is the Regional Sales Manager for Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Harry literally grew up in the media industry surrounded by a family of cinematographers, film editors, and video editors. Harry brings to Ross Video 30 years of experience in the Broadcast Equipment Industry having served in either Sales or Marketing positions at Grass Valley and Sony Broadcast. Harry’s experience gives him the skills to help his customers navigate the increasingly complex world of Broadcast Technology solutions. He has successfully guided customers in the Broadcast, Government, Corporate, Entertainment, Sports, and House of Worship markets.

Telephone: (214) 783-1460
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: hfriedman@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Harry Friedman.vcf


Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is an Associate Regional Sales Manager and partners with the Regional Sales Manager, Harry Friedman to work directly with our business partners and end users within Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Together, Kelly and Harry offer Ross customers a strong, experienced sales team.

Kelly was been with Ross Video over 11 years, joining in 2006 as a Sales Coordinator. In 2012, Kelly progressed into the Inside Sales team and most recently in 2017 promoted to Associate Regional Sales Manager as well as the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 652-3015
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Utah

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

Vermont

Kelly Lackey

Kelly Lackey

Kelly is the Regional Sales Manager for the North East Region. Kelly was been with Ross Video over 12 years and has progressed through the company as a Sales Coordinator, Inside Sales Rep and Associate Regional Sales Manager. Kelly is also the US Distribution Manager, working closely with our distribution partner Shoreview Distribution. She is passionate about her commitment to both business partners and direct clients and looks forward to helping with your Ross Solution.

Telephone: (613) 790-2986
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: klackey@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kelly Lackey.vcf

Virginia

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

Washington

Libby Magnuson

Libby Magnuson

Libby began her career at KOMO-TV in Seattle where she worked in Creative Services and launched their HD graphics system. After 5 years at the station, she shifted to the manufacturing side of the industry working for BroadStream Solutions as their Western Regional Sales Manager. She joined Ross in 2016 to manage sales in the Northern Pacific Region. In her spare time, Libby enjoys backpacking, skate skiing, climbing and wood working.

Telephone: (206) 707-2097
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: lmagnuson@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Libby Magnuson.vcf

West Virginia

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp

Mark Sharp’s experience in the broadcast equipment business goes back to his time at Todd Communications, an Ampex/Ikegami/Chyron systems integrator in Minneapolis. He moved into manufacturing and spent six years selling and marketing at Philips/Thomson/Grass Valley, one year selling graphics at Pinnacle, and five years at Leitch/Harris. He joined Ross Video in October of 2009 to service the Mid-Atlantic region. He graduated from Northern Illinois University.

Telephone: (763) 551-9730
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: msharp@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Mark Sharp.vcf

Wisconsin

Brian Stumpf

Brian Stumpf

Brian has extensive experience with Ross products having worked as a Technical Director for television stations in the Midwest from 1989 to 2000. He also worked as a Sports Freelancer for the major US Networks and freelanced as a Ross Demo Artist since 1991. He joined Ross fulltime as Regional Sales Manager for the North Central Region in 2005. Brian is an expert in Ross production switchers and truly understands the needs of live broadcasters today.

Telephone: (608) 798-9578
Fax: (608) 798-9577
Email: bstumpf@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brian Stumpf.vcf

Wyoming

Steve Peck

Steve Peck

Steve manages Direct and Channel Sales in 10 US States including: Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona. He worked as a Broadcast Engineer for 7 years prior to moving into Sales Management working for a Dealer, System Integrator, and various Manufacturers before joining Ross Video in 2002. He has been in the Television business for over 25 years and has attended a record 20 consecutive NAB’s.

Telephone: (303) 471-2144
Fax: (303) 471-6618
Email: speck@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Steve Peck.vcf

Vice President of Sales

Jared Schatz

Jared Schatz

Jared Schatz is Vice President of Sales, for US and Canada. Jared spends most of his time with the US and Canadian sales teams translating our innovative technology into valuable solutions with our channel partners and customers. Jared joined Ross Video in 2005 and has been a key participant in the company’s dramatic growth in the US in various market spaces including Sports, Television News production. Jared has over 15 years of experience in the broadcast technology industry. He began his career with ParkerVision in Jacksonville Florida–a company which brought production automation to TV stations for Newscast productions. Prior to joining Ross, Jared also worked in systems integration with Duncan Video as well as Pinnacle Systems, which at the time was an innovator in live graphics. He has a Master’s Degree in Economics from Eastern Illinois University. Jared grew up with loving hippie parents that managed to live in Chicago, Iowa, and California prior to settling down in northern Illinois. Jared now resides in Roswell, Georgia with his wonderful family which includes three energetic children who all share a love for animals and dirt.

Telephone: (770) 394-4887
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: jschatz@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Jared Schatz.vcf

Director of Sales, Key Accounts

Pete Ross

Pete Ross

Pete is the Director of Sales for the USA (Key Accounts). He joined Ross Video in early 2010 as Key Accounts Manager for New York, where he was responsible for the Networks, Cable Networks and the Network owned and operated Television station groups. Pete started his career in Television at WWLP in Springfield, MA as Master Control / Tape Room Operator before moving to Newscast Director /TD.

Since his time at WWLP,Pete has also worked in both a Demonstration Artist and Sales role at Pinnacle Systems, SNNY, NVISION and lastly Miranda before joining Ross. Havingworked in the television business his entire career, Pete uses his broadcast production knowledge every day.

Pete now lives in Manhattan, and If you don’t see him in NYC you will probably find him in Vermont Skiing.

Telephone: (413) 575-2456
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: pross@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Pete Ross.vcf

Key Accounts – Southern California

Brad Rochon

Brad Rochon

Brad Rochon helps clients make beautiful pictures in the live production and entertainment markets, including television, film and gaming studios. Ross contact for rental and touring clients as well as all broadcast network clients.

After graduating the Broadcast Electronics Engineering Technology program at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (Calgary, AB) in 1989, Brad entered the video/film business with Rainmaker, a leading post facility located in Vancouver, BC. After several years as an engineer in post production, Brad transitioned into sales, accepting a position with the Measurement Products Group and later the Video Networking Group at Tektronix.

In 1997, Brad accepted a sales position with Ross Video. During the past 17 years, Brad has held positions in sales, channel distribution, and product management. Brad completed an MBA at the University of Ottawa in 2005.

Telephone: +1 (818) 303-6253
Fax: + 1 (613) 652-4425
Email: brochon@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Brad Rochon.vcf

Key Accounts – Named Accounts

Ron Benincasa

Ron Benincasa

Responsible for Key Accounts in the South and Central portions of the US, with 2o+ years of experience Calling on all levels of management at television stations, station groups, news and sports networks. I have a clear understanding of News and Sports workflows, and a track record for developing long term relationships with the customer base.

Telephone: (321) 223-0739
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: rbenincasa@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Ron Benincasa.vcf

Key Accounts – Named Accounts

Jim Berry

Jim Berry

Jim joined Ross in 2012 where he manages Direct and Channel Sales for Florida and Puerto Rico. With over 20 years in the broadcast industry, Jim has held positions such as Director of Sales at Florical Systems, Senior Sales Account Manager at ParkerVision, and spent ten years at AT&T.

Telephone: (904) 443-0018
Fax: (904) 212-0040
Email: jberry@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Jim Berry.vcf

Business Development – Sports Marketing Group

Kevin Cottam

Kevin Cottam

Kevin is the Sports Business Development Manager for North America. A graduate of Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology, he began his television broadcasting career in 1996 with CTV News. In 1998 he began working with CTV Sportsnet (now Rogers Sportsnet) in Toronto Canada, one of Canada’s leading sports television broadcasting networks. He worked at Sportsnet for the 13 years, as a Technical Director/Studio Director, working on studio & live sports productions, while also working as a freelance live event Technical Director/Director for many other networks and production companies in the Toronto area. Kevin began freelancing with Ross Video in 2006 as a Demonstration Artist & Trainer, with a focus on professional sports and entertainment productions. He joined Ross Video fulltime in 2011, and has been working extensively with NFL, NBA & NHL teams for game day productions, as well as high profile entertainment productions.

Kevin brings a wealth of production knowledge & experience to this roll and looks forward to working with new and existing clients to provide cutting edge technology for their live sports productions.

Telephone: +1 416 894-8636
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: kcottam@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Kevin Cottam.vcf

Inside Sales

Heidi Clark

Heidi Clark

Heidi joined the Ross Video Inside Sales Team in 2012, supporting the US Regional Sales Managers with Direct and Channel sales within the United States.
Prior to joining Ross Video in 2012, she worked for one of Ross Video’s manufacturing suppliers, providing Ross with great products and customer service.

Heidi looks forward to providing a superior customer experience to our business partners and current and future Ross clients.

Telephone: (613) 228-1198 x4998
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: hclark@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Heidi Clark.vcf

Inside Sales

Penny Panagakos

Penny Panagakos

Penny joined the Ross Video Inside Sales Team in 2014 , supporting the U.S. Regional Sales Managers with Direct and Channel sales within the United States. She joined Ross Video in 2013 as a Customer Service Representative and progressed her way into the Inside Sales Team in 2014. Prior to joining Ross Video in 2013, she worked as an Inside Sales Representative for many years representing various US Manufacturers of Semi-Conductors in Canada.

Penny looks forward to providing a superior customer experience to our business partners and current and future Ross clients.

Telephone: (613) 228-0688 x4410
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: ppanagakos@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Penny Panagakos.vcf

Inside Sales

Eric Ladd

Eric Ladd works with the Inside Sales group at Ross Video quoting our products, assisting business partners and Regional Sales Managers with his knowledge and attention to detail while educating potential clients about the Ross product line. Eric has spent over a decade in sales related positions, but he is also an art rep for a Lucasfilm artist and the owner of a pottery supply store. Eric continues to progress at Ross with his enthusiasm for getting a job done well and helping the people interested in Ross.

Telephone: (613) 228-0688
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: eladd@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Eric Ladd.vcf

Inside Sales

Stacey Poapst

Stacey Poapst

Stacey joined the Ross Video Inside Sales team in 2016, supporting several Regional Sales Managers as well as our North American Sports Solutions team. She came to Ross Video in 2013 as a Customer Service Representative, moving into a Sales Operations Specialist role in 2014. Prior to joining Ross Video, she completed a college diploma with a concentration in Advertising and Marketing Communications. A sports fanatic and basketball savant, Stacey looks forward to the day the Toronto Raptors win their first NBA Championship.

Telephone: (613) 321-1399
Fax: (613) 652-4425
Email: spoapst@rossvideo.com
Skype: Call me now
vCard: Stacey Poapst.vcf