Toronto, Ontario, Canada—July 11, 2013… Andreas Hilmer, 40, has joined German audio console specialist Lawo AG as Director of Marketing & Communications. In his new role, he will direct all marketing and communications strategies for the Lawo group of companies. The appointment follows a recent period of expansion of activities for the company, and its entry into new areas of broadcast with its recently introduced line of video processing products.
“I’m delighted to be joining Lawo. My appointment comes at pivotal time in the growth of the company, providing us with exciting opportunities for the future”, Hilmer confirms.
“We are very excited to have Andreas join our team," agrees Philipp Lawo, CEO of Lawo AG. “His broad knowledge of the industry and his ability to develop and execute imaginative marketing strategies make him a strong asset for the Lawo companies."
Prior to joining Lawo, Hilmer headed up Riedel Communications’ Marketing & Communications department for nine years.
Lawo is renowned for designing and manufacturing high-end audio consoles, audio matrix and audio networking products. Recently Lawo introduced also pioneering video processing solutions for the broadcast industry.
Lawo is a manufacturer of digital audio networking systems and consoles for a wide range of applications from small to large scale audio production in television and radio, post production, and live sound. Established in the 1970s, the company’s manufacturing center is located in the Rhine valley town of Rastatt, Germany. For additional information on all Lawo products, visit the company online at http://www.lawo.ca.