imgRastatt, Germany (August 28, 2014)—Lawo has appointed Karl Kussmaul as product support manager, effective immediately.

In his new post, Kussmaul will coordinate the Lawo service force in North America from his New York base, and will provide assistance to Lawo customers and installations. He brings with him pro-audio and video experience from his years in product management and support roles with Sony.

“I am delighted to be part of this innovative company,” says Kussmaul. “Lawo’s consistent focus on quality, performance and engineering of its products, combined with their dedication to creating and delivering complete solutions for customers were key factors in my decision to join Lawo.”

Lawo designs and manufactures pioneering video and audio IP technology for TV and radio broadcast production, post-production, as well as live performance and theatrical applications.