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Articles Tagged Management

  • Thursday, July 17, 2014
    church sound
    Kent Morris 07/17/14 01:57 PM,
    According to an old axiom, “Everyone knows two things: their job and sound.” In other words, every audience member is an audio expert. Therefore, it is difficult to deliver a “good” mix since what is proper tonal and level balance to one person is inappropriate to another. A healthy relationship between the front of house engineer and the audience rests on the engineer’s ability to provide a mix acceptable to a plurality of the listeners’ ears. To achieve success, the… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallBusinessEngineerSound ReinforcementStageTechnician

  • l-acoustics
    PSW Staff 07/17/14 08:35 AM,
    After putting an L-Acoustics K2 loudspeaker system through its paces, including a recent trek on Vampire Weekend’s North American tour leg, Thunder Audio has expanded its inventory with a large-format K1 system. According to Thunder Audio business development manager Greg Snyder, the company is currently taking delivery of 48 K1 enclosures, as well as bringing the rest of its total L-Acoustics inventory up to 36 K2 and 24 KARA elements, 18 K1-SB and 34 SB28 subs, six ARCS II and… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAmplifierAVBusinessEngineerLine ArrayLoudspeakerProcessorSound ReinforcementSubwoofer

  • Wednesday, July 16, 2014
    shure
    PSW Staff 07/16/14 01:05 PM,
    Shure has hired two new associates to the sales team of the company’s Americas Business Unit. Tim Valley has been named regional sales manager for the Pro Systems Group for the western U.S., and Christos Desalernos has been named senior regional sales manager for the Retail Group for the western U.S. In his new role, Valley is managing installed AV, conference and broadcast customers in the region. He joins Shure from Anew CT, where he served as executive vice president… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingChurch SoundNewsAVBusinessManufacturerMicrophoneSound ReinforcementStudioWireless

  • community
    PSW Staff 07/16/14 07:50 AM,
    Community Professional Loudspeakers has unveiled a new corporate brand identity, launched at the 2014 InfoComm show in Las Vegas last month, where the company’s booth and demo room showcased the new look of the brand while I SERIES, a new family of premium point source loudspeakers, signaled a new direction for the company’s product design language. Founded in 1968, Community has a long record of innovation and longevity. The new brand identity and product design language are key elements of… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundChurch SoundNewsProductAVBusinessInstallationLoudspeakerManufacturer

  • Monday, July 14, 2014
    vintage king audio
    PSW Staff 07/14/14 12:18 PM,
    Alex Oana has joined Vintage King Audio in the role of community & content development, based at the company’s Los Angeles headquarters. Oana has made significant contributions to the pro audio and music communities over a 25-year career as a recording engineer and producer, pro audio journalist, musician, live sound engineer, sales rep, and product designer involved in development, manufacturing, and marketing. His most recent success was as the co-creator of the Raven multitouch audio production console from Slate Pro… View this story
    Filed in: RecordingNewsBusinessManufacturerStudio

  • Friday, July 11, 2014
    church sound
    Mike Sessler 07/11/14 03:12 PM,
    This article is provided by ChurchTechArts.   Audio folks can be snobs when it comes to gear. But the reality is, we can’t always have our favorites. Sometimes, it’s a simple budget issue. At Coast Hills (my church), we didn’t have the budget for Meyer Sound, d&b audiotechnik or L-Acoustics loudspeakers. If I had held out for those brands because they have more cachet, we would not have a new PA at all. The money is just not there. But… View this story
    Filed in: Church SoundFeatureBlogStudy HallBusinessConsolesLine ArrayLoudspeakerSound ReinforcementSystem

  • Wednesday, July 09, 2014
    shure
    PSW Staff 07/09/14 01:44 PM,
    Shure has announced the promotions of four senior executives: Ray Crawford, Mark Humrichouser, Meg Madison, and Tom Kundmann. “As our company has grown, we needed to ensure the strength of our senior leadership team,” states Sandy LaMantia, president and CEO of Shure Incorporated. “These promotions are well earned. The decades of experience these four individuals possess will help guide our organization and position us for continued long-term success.” Crawford has been promoted to vice president of strategic planning and integration,… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundRecordingNewsAVBusinessManufacturerMicrophoneWireless

  • image
    PSW Staff 07/09/14 12:02 PM,
    d&b audiotechnik has named Amnon Harman as CEO, a newly created position that will have him taking responsibility for the further development and implementation of company strategy. Prior to joining d&b, Harman was an independent consultant, and before that, he served as chairman of the management board of AUGUSTA Technologie AG, an international technology company focused on niche markets for optical sensor technology and digital image processing. Also previously, he was a member of the management board and COO at… View this story
    Filed in: AVLive SoundNewsAVBusinessLoudspeakerManufacturer

  • Tuesday, July 08, 2014
    image
    PSW Staff 07/08/14 02:40 PM,
    Sennheiser today announced the availability of Wireless Systems Manager (WSM) 4.1, a professional software solution for remotely monitoring and controlling wireless systems. Available as a free download for Mac and Windows systems, WSM is an essential tool for audio engineers at TV studios, live events, as well as musical productions and aids the effortless setting up and coordination of frequencies for wireless microphones and personal monitors. The rise in the popularity and frequency of live music event and festivals in… View this story
    Filed in: Live SoundNewsBusinessConcertSound Reinforcement

  • Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    nsca
    PSW Staff 07/02/14 04:47 PM,
    The NSCA board of directors has elected new officers to the executive committee who have now assumed their new roles. Michael Hester, NSCA treasurer and managing partner for Beacon Communications, was elected as the new president of the NSCA board of directors. He takes over for Ingolf de Jong, president and principal partner of General Communications, who assumed the role of NSCA president in 2012. de Jong will continue to serve on the executive committee as immediate past president. Ray… View this story
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