Michael MuellerToronto, Ontario, Canada (June 11, 2008)-Lawo has appointed Michael H. Mueller to the position of U.S. sales and marketing manager.
Based out of Ridgefield, CT, Mueller brings experience to his new position. 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/AMS-Neve, Solid State Logic and Fairlight USA. Prior to joining Lawo North America, he was VP, sales and marketing for MediaGear of Los Angeles, CA.
In his new capacity, 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.
"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 enthusiastic about Mueller's new position with the company: "All of us at Lawo are pleased to have Michael joining us. He 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."