By PSW Staff • April 12, 2010 Derrick Pierce Renkus-Heinz has expanded their engineering staff with the appointment of Derrick Pierce to the position of Staff Loudspeaker Engineer. The California native returns to the state after more than a decade in design engineering and product development with loudspeaker manufacturers JL Audio in Florida. A designer of several award-winning products, Pierce has also held high-level engineering positions with Niles Audio and Menlo Scientific., and contributed to the development of several patents. “I’m really pleased to be joining a company as forward-thinking as Renkus-Heinz,” Pierce remarks. “For me, this is truly the ideal opportunity to maximize the skills I’ve acquired through my years of loudspeaker design, and take things to a whole new level.” “I’m looking forward to taking on the challenge of designing the next generation of Renkus-Heinz loudspeakers.” “We’re thrilled to welcome Derrick to Renkus-Heinz,” added Ralph Heinz, the company’s Senior Vice President. “Renkus-Heinz is proud of having a long history of innovation, and that’s largely due to the very talented and creative people who work here. Derrick’s background and expertise make him a perfect fit, and we’re pleased to have him on our team.” Pierce will be based at Renkus-Heinz’s headquarters in Foothill Ranch, CA, and will report directly to Ralph Heinz, Senior Vice President. Renkus-Heinz Website Comments Have something to say about this PSW content? Leave a comment! Cancel reply Scroll past the ”Post Comment” button below to view any existing comments. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Tagged with: Engineer Management Manufacturer Poll Promotions Renkus-Heinz · 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. Subscribe Today!