Alan Purwin, Executive in California
Executive Alan Purwin presently serves as founder and executive vice president of Videofort, one of the largest HD and Ultra HD stock-footage manufacturers in Hollywood. The stock footage is produced by some of the most accomplished cinematographers and second-unit crews, and has been seen in many films and commercials. Alan Purwin and Steve Gatena founded the firm in order to supply directors with quality content set in both urban and natural settings. The firm also allows clients to hire its production crews in order to get the shots they need.
In addition to his work with Videofort, Alan Purwin functions as president of SHOTOVER Camera Systems, a startup technology firm with offices in Van Nuys, California, and Queenstown, New Zealand. He also manages Helinet Technologies as president, a position he’s held since January 2009.
Born and raised in California, Purwin continues to be involved in the community. An active supporter of area hospitals, he donated a helicopter to a local children’s hospital in Los Angeles.