Universal Audio in Scotts Valley, Calif., announces the addition of Rob Currie (pictured) to the company as Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Engineering. In his new role, Currie will oversee the day-to-day operations of the engineering department, as well as form the company's long-term technical vision and roadmap.
Currie comes to Universal Audio with a broad range of leadership experience in the software, consumer electronics, and audio industries. At Digidesign, Currie served as VP of Software Engineering, where he was a member of the team that created Pro Tools software. Since then, he has held senior executive positions at a range of tech companies including Research In Motion, Dash Navigation, Strangeberry/Tivo, and Marimba.
"We are thrilled to have Rob Currie on board here at Universal Audio," says Bill Putnam, founder and CEO of Universal Audio. "His expertise and leadership in both consumer electronics and professional audio is a strong combination that will be an incredible asset to our team as we move forward with our ambitious product roadmap."
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