Steve Venezia, CAS

Steve Venezia, CAS

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Steve Venezia
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About

Steve Venezia, C.A.S. is an independent sound engineer working in both production and post-production.

Early in his career he worked for 16 years in both live music production and studio recording; working with numerus artists including Frank Zappa, The Pretenders, Dire Straits, Chaka Khan, INXS, Howard Jones and Tom Waits. He has worked with ABC and AMPAS on the audio production for 16 recent Oscar broadcasts.

Most recently he was Sr. Director of Worldwide Production and Post-Production Services at Dolby where he worked for over 20 years covering sound mixing and advancements in audio technologies. During his tenure at Dolby, he worked closely with the Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) on the audio standards for digital television, and the launch of 5.1 digital surround sound. More recently, he worked on the development of Dolby Atmos for cinema and broadcast.

He is a member of CAS, AMPAS, SMPTE, and the Television Academy; where he currently serves as Second Vice-Chair. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Cinema Audio Society. He holds 2 patents for digital audio covering loudness measurement and digital audio processing.

updated 5.7.18

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  • Gary Natoli and Steve Venezia at the 2018 Directors Nominee Reception at the Directors Guild of America on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Television Academy President and COO Maury McIntyre and Steve Venezia at the 2018 Music Peer Group Nominee Reception at the Television Academy’s Saban Media Center on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Allison Binder, Television Academy Governor Tim Gibbons, and Television Academy Governor Steve Venezia at the 2018 Special Visual Effects Nominee Reception at the Television Academy on Monday, August 27, 2018 in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Television Academy Governors Scott Boyd and Tim Gibbons, and Steve Venezia at the 2018 Special Visual Effects Nominee Reception at the Television Academy on Monday, August 27, 2018 in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Steve Venezia and Television Academy Governor John O'Brien attend the 24th Television Academy Hall of Fame on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California.

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  • Television Academy Governor Sam Linsky, Steve Venezia and Rob Schwartz attend The Television Academy's 2017 Executives Emmy Celebration at The Montage Hotel on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Steve Venezia and Television Academy Governor Marc Johnson attend The Television Academy's 2017 Executives Emmy Celebration at The Montage Hotel on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Steve Venezia, Rob Schwartz, and Television Academy Governor Sam Linsky attend The Television Academy's 2017 Executives Emmy Celebration at The Montage Hotel on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Steve Venezia, Maury McIntyre, Patrick Welborn, Heather Cochran, and David Allen at the 2016 Creative Arts Ball.

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  • John Couling and Kevin Yeaman of Dolby with Television Academy governor Steve Venezia at the Television Academy’s 70th Anniversary Gala and Opening Celebration for its new Saban Media Center on June 2, 2016

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  • Steve Venezia, Mark Watters and Frank Scherma onstage during the 62nd Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre
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