Keith Olsen has been promoted to the position of corporate director for global recording product and market development at Mackie Designs (Woodinville, Wash.). This new position gives Olsen responsibility over a new international market development team that focuses exclusively on the recording, post-production and broadcast markets.
Olsen joined Mackie in 1999 after 25 years as a producer and recording engineer. He is responsible for more than 39 Gold or better albums, 24 Platinum or better and 14 multi-Platinum or better. He has sold more than 100 million albums with credits including albums by Fleetwood Mac, Foreigner, Santana, Ozzy Osbourne, Sammy Hagar and many more. His film credits include Flashdance, Footloose, Vision Quest, Tron and Top Gun.
"This is a very strong group," said Olsen. "The combination of marketing and engineering talent on one team that is dedicated to a single segment of the market will allow us to focus our efforts and address the specific needs of broadcast, post-production and recording customers to a new level we have never been able to achieve before."
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