Christina Carroll, Tim Carroll, Erik Booth
Lancaster, PA (January 11, 2011)–Linear Acoustic has been honored with the company’s first Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering/Technical Development.
Recognized for pioneering development of a real-time audio/metadata processor for conforming audio to the ATSC standard, the Linear Acoustic team received its award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on January 6 at a gala ceremony in Las Vegas, NV.
“It’s great to be here among television’s technical luminaries,” said Linear Acoustic President Tim Carroll in accepting the award. “Not too many years ago, we were deciding on a company name. Tonight, Linear Acoustic received the most prestigious award in our industry.”
Carroll was joined on stage by Linear Acoustic senior vice president of global sales, Christina Carroll; chief engineer, Erik Booth; and audio algorithm engineer and inventor, Leif Claesson.