Meyer Sound (Berkeley, Calif.) announced two appointments to itsstaff.
Buford Jones joins Meyer Sound as the tour liaison manager. In thisposition, Jones will work with sound companies, tour productionmanagers and artists in support of the company's sound reinforcementproducts. Based in Nashville, Jones has an extensive background in proaudio as a live sound and post-production mixer, and he has won a TECAward for his work as a sound reinforcement engineer. He has toured asa live sound mixer or engineered for such acts as Stevie Wonder, EricClapton, Pink Floyd, David Bowie, Faith Hill, Jeff Beck, GeorgeHarrison, James Taylor, SHeDaisy and many others.
"It's a real pleasure to welcome Buford to the Meyer Sound team,"said Greg McVeigh, director of North American sales. "His experienceand reputation are legendary. With him onboard, we now have a powerfulteam in place to work with the critical touring market. And, moreimportantly, we finally have someone who knows how to play golf."
In other company news, Luke Jenks is promoted to director ofEuropean technical support. Based in Utrecht, the Netherlands, Jenkswill provide technical support and design services to Meyer Soundcustomers in Europe, and serve as a direct technical liaison to thecompany's headquarters. Having worked previously in R&D, U.S.technical support and design services, and as manager of speakertesting since joining the company in 1989, Jenks brings a thoroughknowledge of Meyer Sound products to the position.
"I look forward to making our company's outstanding level of serviceeven more accessible to our European customers by bringing it directlyto their time zome," Jenks said of his new role.
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