May 22, 2013
By Melody Uy
Sydney – Bringing with him over 40 years experience in the television, film and media industries, Lawrie Hitchens has taken on the contract role as business development manager for Magna Systems and Engineering in Australia.
Previously with Fujifilm Australia Hitchens is perhaps best known for his success as their National Sales Manager, Optical Devices Broadcast and CCTV where he was responsible for major sales of Fujinon television and CCTV lenses throughout Australia and New Zealand. During his fifteen year tenure he established major accounts with some of the industries leading organisations including OSB Australia and New Zealand, Zero One Zero, TVN, Southern Cross TV, WIN TV, Prime TV, ABC TV, Seven Network, Network TEN, Parliament House, Sydney Opera House, South Australia Convention Centre, Brisbane Convention Centre and Etihad Stadium amongst many others.