Karen Oberman

Karen Oberman

Production Manager

Department: Fast Forward


Karen Oberman—is an entertainment industry expert with 20 years of broadcast production experience working with top cable networks including Discovery Channel, Turner Broadcasting, National Geographic Television, HGTV, and TLC. Karen’s experience includes work on the Emmy winning documentary series Lost Civilizations on NBC, as well as being the Supervising Production Manager on one of Discovery’s most successful programs, Mythbusters. Prior to that, Karen was the Director of Unit Management at Discovery Studios.

Recent Blog Posts

Fast Forward - March 6, 2013 - 5:19pm
Here we are almost a year later, a year smarter, preparing to produce another 16 Fast Forward episodes. We’ll be traveling, tweeting and blogging again – sharing all sorts of information about really...
Fast Forward - June 21, 2012 - 5:24pm
It’s been a whirlwind of activity for the Fast Forward team. We’ve been North to visit the Georgia Mountain Research and Education Center, South to the Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island, over to the...
Fast Forward - June 3, 2012 - 10:42pm
Yep. This week we’re talking weather. Probably one of the most conversational topics we’ll cover this year. Everyone talks about the weather. Whether you’re trying to figure out how to plan your day...
Fast Forward - May 21, 2012 - 4:18pm
Another shoot completed, another trip outside of Atlanta, another location where we’ll experience some more teachable moments. I was fired up for this shoot, not only because we were going to the...
Fast Forward - May 15, 2012 - 12:05am
When I wrote my first blog about our first shoot and the possible consequences of firsts, I had no idea the irony that would follow. i·ro·ny [ahy-ruh-nee, ahy-er-] the use of words to convey a...

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