EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ: Matt Peskie, a multi-faceted audio industry professional with extensive technical, production and touring experience, has joined the Masque Sound sales team with a focus on installations and production. In making the announcement, company co-principal Geoff Shearing said, "Matt Peskie brings a unique combination of skills to this new position. In addition to his hands-on knowledge of tour management, FOH and monitor mixing, he is detail-oriented and has strong communication and interpersonal skills. We expect him to play a meaningful role both in the trenches on installations, and in bringing the Masque Sound message to prospective clients."
Peskie served as Monitor Engineer with Avril Lavigne's Under My Skin tour, Production Manager for Jars of Clay, Monitor Engineer for Guster and as Tour Manager, FOH Engineer and Monitor Tech for many other notable artists. "Masque Sound is on top of their game,
and I am very pleased to be on board here," Peskie said. "This is a great chance to put my skills to use, particularly in the area of system integration and installation, and I'm looking forward to the opportunities that this company provides in the audio industry.
Photo: Matt Peskie has joined the Masque Sound sales team with a focus on installations and production.
Founded in 1936 by a trio of Broadway stagehands, Masque Sound evolved into one of NYC's most successful theatrical sound reinforcement, installation and design companies specializing in live concert, TV Broadcast, corporate, industrial, theatrical, house of worship and sports events. Credits range from major Broadway shows including Billy Elliott, Les Miz and Lion King to yearly Super Bowl broadcasts and concerts for such artists as Hilary Duff , Jesse McCartney and Celtic Woman. The firm's 3rd generation owners Geoff and James Shearing also operate Florida-based Professional Wireless Systems, a leader in the development and implementation of wireless technology. The company's 70,000 sq. ft. corporate headquarters and main assembly facility is located at 21 East Union Ave., East Rutherford, NJ, twenty minutes from mid-town Manhattan. (201) 939 8666, www.masquesound.com