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Andrew Hope Joins AVL Media Group as Managing Director

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Andrew HopeSteve Kosters, CEO of Intellimix and AVL Media Group, has announced that industry veteran Andrew Hope has joined the company in the role of managing director for AVL. Hope comes to AVL after spending more than 25 years with GerrAudio Distribution.

“Bringing with him over 30 years of varied experience in all aspects of professional audio and communications; Andrew enjoys an enviable industry-wide reputation for his professionalism, business acumen, and solution-oriented approach. We at AVL are thrilled to welcome Andrew as managing director,”  says Kosters.

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Mira Wölfel Named Head of Sales & Planning Department at Musikmesse & Prolight + Sound

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Mira_Wölfel_(c)_Messe_FrankfurtMira Wölfel has assumed responsibility for the new Sales & Planning Department of Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound. She is now responsible for the sales activities, customer support, and planning and organisation of the two fairs with particular emphasis given to opening up new markets and customer segments. In this position, Wölfel reports to Michael Biwer, Group Show Director of the ‘Entertainment, Media & Creative Industries’ Business Unit.

Wölfel studied International Relations at Saint Joseph University in Beirut and has been with the Messe Frankfurt Group since 2005. She initially worked in the Visitor Services Department before moving to sales in 2011. As sales manager in the ‘Consumer Goods’ Business Unit, she was responsible for the consumer-goods fair, Ambiente, and the related Tendence trade fair. In July 2015, she moved to the Prolight + Sound Sales Team where, most recently, she was in charge of the audio section.

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MUSIC Group Hires Paul Bauman to Lead Touring Sound Product Development

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Paul Bauman

Paul Bauman

MUSIC Group has hired Paul Bauman as Director of Product Portfolio – Touring Sound, which includes the companies brands Turbosound, Lab Gruppen, Lake, Midas, and Klark Teknik.

Bauman, who is originally from Toronto and formerly led product development for JBL Professional’s and L-Acoustics’ touring sound speaker divisions, says, “My priority is to reawaken Turbosound by leveraging the incredible power and passion of MUSIC’s 4,000-people organization together with its industry leading technologies of Lab Gruppen, Lake, and Midas. I am extremely excited to be part of a mission to design the most innovative and end-to-end solutions for our customers.”

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d&b Announces New Advisory Board to Develop Strategic Growth

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
(L-R) Rolf Hagemann, David Claringbold & Paul Whiting

(L-R) Rolf Hagemann, David Claringbold & Paul Whiting

d&b audiotechnik has announced the creation of a new advisory board that has been appointed to support the strategy implementation process at d&b. Areas of focus include the continuation of the internationalization process; strengthening of the segment strategy with particular attention devoted to installed applications; and structural company development on the growth trajectory path.

d&b has appointed a number of professionals from both inside and outside the industry to form the new advisory board.

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Audix Names Doss VP of Sales & Marketing

Friday, August 5th, 2016
Chris Doss (left) & Cliff Castle

Chris Doss (left) & Cliff Castle

Microphone manufacturer Audix has announce that Chris Doss has joined the company as VP of sales and marketing. Doss will oversee the sales and marketing department with direct responsibility for the development and implementation of sales, branding, messaging, and market/product development efforts for domestic as well as international markets.

“We are very excited to have Chris join the Audix team. His acumen includes a proven track record of excellence in strategic sales and marketing. While Cliff steps out to finally enjoy the retirement milestone, Chris embarks upon his journey with Audix during an exciting period of innovation and growth,” says Cindy Bigeh, CFO for Audix.

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DPA Microphones Hires New Product Manager

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
René Moerch

René Moerch

DPA Microphones has announced the appointment of René Mørch as the company’s new product manager. Mørch previously worked for DPA Microphones from 2006 to 2009 as the research and development manager.

“We are thrilled to bring René back in this new role,” says Thorsten Reuber, interim CEO of DPA Microphones. “DPA has been experiencing exceptional growth and success in presenting new products to the public, and we are excited to continue this prosperity with René. We look forward to leveraging his knowledge and experience in the field to maintain DPA’s position as an industry leader.”

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TASCAM Names Joe Stopka Director of Business Development

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
Joe Stopka

Joe Stopka

TASCAM has named Joe Stopka to the position of director of business development. In his new position, Stopka will be responsible for pursuing and developing new business opportunities for the Tascam brand in both live and studio music production, as well as recorded sound for film and video.

Beginning his career as a commercial and industrial music studio guitarist, composer, and producer, Stopka transitioned to sales and  marketing of MI and pro audio technologies with a U.S. AV integration and pro audio rep firm and distributor. He brings extensive expertise to his new position, based on many years of working with brands including Sony Professional, MIPRO, Electro-Voice, Eventide, and others.

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NWC Hires Attila Hajzer as Technology Support Coordinator

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

ADD3 Attila HajzerJim Norris, president of Norris-Whitney Communications Inc. (NWC), has announced the appointment of Attila Hajzer as the company’s technology support coordinator. NWC publishes Professional Sound, Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade and Professional Lighting & Production magazines.

Hajzer is a graduate of Niagara College in general arts and Science and new media web design. He is an accomplished website designer and an expert in computer software and hardware. He is also musician, playing keyboards and guitar, and is also an avid songwriter.

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Adamson Expands Its Management Team

Monday, July 25th, 2016
(L-R) Adamson's James Oliver, Benoit Cabot, Brock Adamson & Marc Weber.

(L-R) Adamson’s James Oliver, Benoit Cabot, Brock Adamson & Marc Weber.

Canadian loudspeaker manufacturer Adamson Systems Engineering has announced an expansion of its management team at their global headquarters in Port Perry, ON. Benoit Cabot is promoted to Director of R&D while Marc Weber joins in a director capacity to launch a new Product and Brand management division. They join Director James Oliver to continue the strengthening of a young leadership team that has been instrumental in the increased visibility of the brand, according to the company.

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Renkus-Heinz Names Alberto Mantovani Engineering Manager

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
Alberto Mantovani

Alberto Mantovani

Renkus-Heinz has announced the appointment of Alberto Mantovani to the position of Engineering Manager.

Mantovani, a senior engineer with more than 30 years of expertise in the technology sector, began his career in Italy in the 1980s, developing complex embedded systems for factory automation. He held high-level sales and technical marketing positions with Rockwell Semiconductors Systems in Europe before moving to California in 1997, where he has co-founded two high-tech enterprises.

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