As head of NewShow Media in Burbank, California, Dean Zanetos brings more than 30 years of experience, along with a diverse history as a director and producer of television, film, and music programs, to his work. In recent years, Dean Zanetos has directed all video production for the Sonoma Jazz Festival, shooting performances by Tony Bennett, Sheryl Crow, Diana Krall, Crosby, Stills & Nash, and other major artists. Prior to his involvement with the Sonoma Jazz Festival, Mr. Zanetos produced video for tours by Latin Grammy winner Luis Miguel and Jimmy Buffett, including footage from the hit music video “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere.”
A veteran of the film and television industry, Dean Zanetos has directed and produced several TV series and made-for-TV movies, such as The Robert Guillaume Show, Misfits of Science, Voyagers!, Galactica 1980, and Cliffhangers. He is a member of the Directors, Producers, and Cinematographers guilds, as well as a graduate of the University of Denver.