JBL Professional (Northridge, Calif.) welcomed industry veteran Peter Chaikin as director of marketing for recording and broadcast. Chaikin will take over marketing duties for JBL's studio monitors, including the LSR line of powered monitors as well as developing new products in the line.
"We are excited to have Peter onboard to take the lead on our recording products," said JBL VP of marketing Mark Gander. "His background as an engineer and successful product and marketing management makes him one of the leading experts in this core JBL segment."
Chaikin has held product marketing and management positions at Alesis and Yamaha, where he was instrumental in the success of several digital recording and mixing products. He also has 15 years of independent recording engineering experience, working with dozens of name acts including Quincy Jones, Patrice Rushen, George Duke, Michael Sembello and Harvey Mason.
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