Lance Hayes joins Harbor in the role of director of post technology with immediate effect, founder and CEO Zak Tucker has announced today. Hayes will be based out of Harbor’s Los Angeles campus.
A highly skilled tech professional, Hayes has more than 14 years of post-production technical operations experience. Previous successful tenures include major roles with Shed, ILM, EFilm, and LightIron as director of engineering. Adept at solving complex problems, creating agile workflows, and managing a team of engineers, Hayes will work directly with Harbor’s head of post technology Randy Main to help execute and manage engineering infrastructure projects across all geographies.
Commenting on his new role with Harbor, Hayes said, “I’m excited to collaborate with the creative, talented engineers at Harbor to help create the most advanced, forward-thinking post-production facility in the industry. The boundaries of on-set/near set and remote locations will blend to create one seamless facility for artists and creatives to work more efficiently across the globe.”
CEO, Zak Tucker, stated: “Harbor’s mission has always been to protect and elevate artistry by backing the creative process with radical innovation. We are hyper focused on pushing the limits of technology and workflows to continue pioneering systems not just for the films of today, but for the films of tomorrow. Bringing Lance’s expertise in delivering premium content for the world’s top studios and brands amplifies our operations not only on the west coast, but worldwide, and I look forward to the continued expansion this will bring.”