Stuart Hardie

Audio Visual Technician



  • Events
  • Film
  • TV
  • Visual Arts
  • Lighting
  • Excel
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Camera
  • Sound Recording and Mixing
  • Premere pro
  • Pro Tools 11

Work history


Audio Visual Technician

The Royal College of Nursing

Jun 2014
  • Audio Visual Technician providing Sound, Light and Film Services to the organisation of over 400,000 members. Setting up and operating all events for The Royal College and External Events. All Camera work, Video Editing and sound mixing (Adobe, FCP & Pro Tools) for video projects within the organisation. Phone support for 12 offices across the UK. I also run classes in presentation skills, AV technology and IT for staff within HQ in London and regional sites.


Hire & Staging Manager


Sep 2011 - May 2014
  • Manager for the Hire and Events devision of a London Bases AV and Film Services company based in Soho. Booking, Planning and Operating equipment at Large Events and Conferences for Financial, Legal and Media organisations. Camera operating, Editing and Sound work for Corporate films.


Audio Engineer

Deluxe Digital Ascent Media

Nov 2007 - Sep 2011
  • • Part of the team responsible for all technical audio and video services for Warner Brothers, The Walt Disney Company, Sony & The BFI. Sound Mixing, Audio Editing and some reversioning for territories. • Responsible for training two Audio Assistants (who are now working as Technicians) • Working with clients in the suite to assure technical standards to tight deadliines


Audio Assistant

Ascent Media

Mar 2006 - Nov 2007
  • Assistant to the audio department, training in all aspects for sound for picture including all Video Formats (File and Tape), Pro Tools, FCP, Editing, Mastering, Mixing and Restoration. Supporting a team of eight Engineers with backups, Digital Delivery and Transfers.


Preview Coordinator

Ascent Media

May 2005 - Mar 2006
  • Heading a small team of operations staff within Ascent’s broadcast center at Camden. Providing Technical Quality Assurance of all on-air material including TVCs, and all programming for Turner’s TCM & Cartoon Network channels.


Store Manager

Vinyl Freaks Record Shop

Mar 1999 - Nov 2004
  • Vinyl Specialist retailer servicing collectors, and DJs across the UK. Specializing in rare and collectable original pressings. Selling both from our premisis and online.



Audio Recording, Editing, Mixing and Mastering

SAE Institute

Aug 2002 - Jun 2004
  • Audio Engineering


Shakespeare, The Development of the Novel, Modern Latin American Literature

Strathclyde University

Aug 1996 - May 1998
  • English Literature & Spanish