Toronto, Ontario, Canada – April 7, 2008… Lawo, recognized globally as a leading manufacturer of digital audio networking and console systems for production, post production, broadcast, and related applications, has appointed Michael H. Mueller to the position of US Sales and Marketing Manager. With an extensive background, Mueller‘s new position better enables Lawo to expand its brand presence throughout the United States.
Based out of Ridgefield, CT, Mueller brings a wealth of sales experience to his new position with Lawo North America. After his initial sales position with Audio Techniques of Stamford, CT in the mid to late 1980‘s, Mueller went on to assume positions with Scharff Weisberg Associates, Siemens Audio Inc. /AMS-Neve, Inc., Solid State Logic, and Fairlight USA Prior to joining Lawo North America in January, he was Vice- President, Sales and Marketing for MediaGear, Inc. of Los Angeles, CA.
In his new capacity with Lawo North America, Mueller will be responsible for the further development of the Lawo brand identity throughout the United States and will also be charged with increasing sales of the company‘s numerous products. In addition to being a highly recognized name throughout Europe, Lawo has had a string of successes in the United States with installations at Turner Broadcasting, MTV Networks, and Comcast.
“I am delighted to be joining Lawo North America,” notes Mueller. “With its large format digital audio consoles and networking capabilities, Lawo has a proud heritage of technical innovation in the broadcast, production, and post production markets. I look forward to assuming an active role as we work to further increase our name recognition in the highly competitive markets throughout the U.S.”
Herbert Lemcke, President of Lawo North America, is equally enthusiast about Mueller‘s new position with the company. “All of us at Lawo are pleased to have Michael joining us,” states Lemcke. “Michael brings a broad range of experience to Lawo North America and I‘m confident he will be a valuable asset as to our company. I look forward to working with him as we strive to increase Lawo‘s presence in this vitally important region of the world.”
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 Lawo‘s plug-in integration and all Lawo products, visit the company online at www.lawo.ca.