Christian formerly worked with NPR, has extensive television experience, and has won Emmys for his work.
Having worked in media most of his life, Christian became intrigued by a different means of communication, ham radio.
He wanted to learn the ins and outs of the ham radio operation and quickly discovered there was a lot he didn't know.
Fast forwarding several years, Christian now hosts a weekly podcast, 100 Watts and a Wire. The show is dedicated to helping others learn more about ham radio and how they can become involved.
Christian has created a community where it's okay not to know and where any and all questions are encouraged.
The community's Facebook page is a flurry of activity where ideas are exchanged, reviews are read, and time-tested knowledge changes hands.
Christian is not only a fan of ham radio but also the outdoors. Before partnering with PowerFilm, Christian had to lug a bulky crystalline solar panel and heavy lead acid batteries to wherever he wanted to transmit from.
This made true mobility nearly impossible. Currently, Christian utilizes a PowerFilm lightweight 120 Watt Foldable Solar Panel and lightweight lithium-ion portable battery making remote setups a breeze.
No longer tied down by heavy batteries and awkward panels, Christian enjoys his passion for the outdoors and ham radio.
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