Key Code Media proudly announces the appointment of Chad Cockcroft as its new Senior Solution Architect in New York. Chad brings a wealth of experience deploying, testing, documenting, and supporting Avid hardware and software in mission-critical post-production environments. He’s also received Technical Sports Emmys for his support for both the Rio and Beijing Olympics. Most recently, Chad engineered large deployments for clients like NFL Films and TruTV with NEXIS file migration, Disaster Recovery, and VM solutions.

Chad says: “I’m excited to be joining the Key Code Media New York team. I’ve worked with them a lot over the years and they have always provided a higher tier of post-production services and technical support than anyone else in the market.”

Key Code Media’s Director of Service, Scott Williams, commented, “Chad has a reputation of being one of the top video engineers in the country. With Chad joining our team, we will now have five Avid ACSR Elite’s on staff across the US. His knowledge of Avid and other media related technologies brings a wealth of expertise to Key Code Media’s extremely talented engineering team. Chad will be focused on supporting our East Coast client base, helping design and deploy today’s most complex post/broadcast solutions.”


Founded in 2001, Key Code Media designs, integrates, trains, supporting live production, post production, and media automation solutions. Our focus is on helping our clients maximize their budget, consulting around your objectives, outcomes, and workflow.

Key Code Media supports production systems nationwide for broadcast, entertainment, sports, government, education, reality television, pro audio, and a majority of the U.S. Fortune 100 corporations. Founded in 2001 by Mike Cavanagh, Key Code Media has expanded in Burbank, Irvine, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Detroit, and New York, with revenues exceeding $35 million per year. In 2018, Key Code Media acquired Burst Communications ( expanding our geographic coverage with offices in Newport Beach, CA, Denver Colorado and Dallas Texas.  Burst Communications has strong competencies in broadcast design, production studios, and full Audio Video Crestron automation systems.