Telex Communications (Burnsville, MN) has appointed Mick Whelan to the position of general manager for U.S. concert sound. In this role, Whelan will be responsible for management and marketing of the company's ongoing innovations in concert sound technologies.
Whelan brings 30 years of professional audio experience -- as an engineer and product and marketing professional -- to the position. Prior to joining Telex, Whelan was VP of marketing at Crown International. He is also a founding member and an annual presenter at the Live Sound Workshop in Anaheim, Calif. He has also designed and commissioned touring and installed systems. His credits include Rod Stewart, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, the Beach Boys and Carole King, among others.
"I am very pleased to be a part of the Telex team," said Whelan. "I look forward to helping increase the capabilities of Telex to deliver innovative, successful products toward that goal."
For more, visit Telex online at www.electrovoice.com.