About Metro Media Productions Inc.

Metro Media Productions has been in business since 2004 and is Headquartered in a 12,000 sq.ft warehouse in Sacramento, California.  We produce events throughout the California state and anywhere our clients take us, from Alaska to Chicago to New York and anywhere in between.  We have a dedicated full-time staff to handle any part of your productions from script to screen.

  
OUR TEAM MEMBERS
Live events, no matter the scope, are successful because of the expertise and commitment of professionals.  At Metro Media we care about being professionals in event technology, the logistics and planning that produce events, and the experience of our customer.  Our team, from the owner, to senior account managers to our audiovisual engineer’s and technical staff are committed to being the best at delivering an outstanding event.
  

Paul Tisa - Owner, Production Manager
Paul has worked in multiple capacities and roles in the event industry with hands on experience deploying state of the art live event technologies in the audio, video, IT, lighting, content development and scenic design specialties.  These include system design, installation and operation of audio systems for 15k attendee venues, delegation microphones systems up to 120 persons and interpreter integration, video blending and warping, video walls and projection systems, IT integration for video streaming and digital signage, lighting with conventional and intelligent lighting systems, live broadcast media/press audio and lighting systems, broadcast camera and switching systems, staging and scenic design for association, corporate, non-profit events. 
 Michael Barber - Technical Director, Senior Account Manager
Michael Barber has been a Technical Director since 1981 working in the live event production environment.  During his time as a Show TD, he has worked with Fortune 500 Companies and their executives, celebrities, elected officials and foreign dignitaries. Michael started his career as a hands-on technician in the audiovisual event specialties working primarily as a video switch operator, projectionist, camera operator, stage manager, and video editor. 
Michael has worked for PSAV, the largest in-house hotel AV company, as a senior Sales Manager.  His experience and knowledge of in-house pricing has benefited our customers in price negotiations with hotel based audiovisual companies.
   
Jerome Palacios - Manager of Operations
Jerome Palacios, currently the Operations Manager for Metro Media Productions, has twenty-five years
of Audio Visual experience in the Hotel Industry as a Technician, Productions Manager and Director.
Jerome manages overall operations for Metro Media Productions and is responsible for labor
productivity, equipment quality control and safety,  just to name a few. He currently has been with the
company for nine years.

 Doug Paulson - Account Manager
Doug Paulson has worked various audio visual positions for nearly 40 years, started in live theater in 1979 in Los
Angeles and worked in the cable television industry for 5 years before finding the audio visual industry.
Created the first infomercial before they were popular called Community Spotlight, that featured a
different local business each week, he even hosted a couple episodes.
Doug has worked in the audio visual industry since 1985 as account manager, operations manager,
director, sales manager, senior technician and project manager for PSAV.  His experience is well rounded to be
able to exceed expectations,  manifested in his "the show must go on” attitude.