Ray started his career in regional television in Western Australia in the late 1980s. He then progressed to gain a foundation in the television industry with a decade at the Nine Network then onto Foxel and the Ten Network.
After a long stint working with the broadcasters Ray then turned his attention to the technology facilitators that were bringing the technology to the broadcasters. Working with the country’s leading Post Production house Cutting Edge and other broadcast facility companies leading to Ray’s 6 year tenure as General Manager of Gearhouse Broadcast.
This rich television history has seen Ray work shoulder to shoulder with the biggest and the best reality producers in the business producing some of the standout television events in the world of Reality TV.
Big Brother (Australia) – Southern Star
I’m A Celebrity. Get me out of here (UK, Germany, USA, Australia) - Granada UK / ITV
Gordon Ramsay’s Hells Kitchen (UK) - Granada UK
X Factor – Fremantle Media
Australia’s Got Talent – Fremantle Media
Love Island - ITV
In the sporting world it is hard to find an event that Ray hasn’t been a part of bring it together for viewers and content consumers both here in Australia and around the world. From Olympic Games to South East Asian Games and from AFL Grand finals to Gold Coast Indy Car to the FIFA World Cup he has been an integral part of bringing all these high-profile broadcast events together.
Having been at the forefront of new and innovative TV media Ray’s experience is globally recognized as having designed solutions for some of the toughest television formats and events seen today.