By PSW Staff • August 13, 2018 Rick Woida, new Powersoft application engineer for the U.S. and Canada. Powersoft has appointed Rick Woida to the position of application engineer for the U.S. and Canada. He’s based at his home office in St. Paul, MN and is reporting directly to Kurt Metzler, director of sales, North America. Woida is providing end-user support for the entire Powersoft product line, with a focus on rack amplifiers. He’s assisting with everything from system design to specifying correct amplifiers for specific installations, while also providing application support. Prior to joining Powersoft, Woida served as an application engineer at Adamson Systems Engineering for two years, where he headed technical support and training for the U.S. He also owns an audio consulting design company, Summation Audio, which focuses on the fields of sound reinforcement and acoustical engineering. “I’m extremely excited to join the Powersoft team,” Woida states. “My vast knowledge of loudspeaker system design will enable me to provide correct amplification requirements and software use for both the touring and installation markets within the North American pro-audio industry sector. Powersoft is quickly emerging as a leader in the market, and I’m thrilled to be a part of this growing team.” “We are very happy to add Rick as the newest member of our team,” adds Luca Giorgi, Powersoft sales and business development director and general manager, North America. “We know his background in loudspeaker system design will help him communicate and provide best-in-class support for Powersoft’s valuable end-users. We are excited to welcome him into the Powersoft family.” Powersoft Tagged with: Amplifiers Business Customer Support Management Personnel Powersoft · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.