Potters Bar, United Kingdom (August 21, 2012)—Harman’s Studer recently appointed Rob Hughes to the position of Market Sales Manager, making him responsible for the sale of Studer products throughout the EMEA region.
Hughes spent 15 years touring the world as a sound engineer and system tech before joining SSE Audio Group as a Project Manager, where he managed the company’s stock of digital mixing consoles.
In this position, Hughes kept the console inventory’s software and firmware up-to-date across all platforms and played a role in training freelance engineers on the operation of the consoles. As part of this training responsibility, Hughes also worked with Andy Brown of Soundcraft, assisting with Vi6 training courses.
After his time with SSE, Hughes moved on to working for Midas, looking after the UK market, and was responsible for selling Midas consoles and Klark Teknik products into the UK.
“Now that I have joined Studer, I am very much looking forward to working with such a well-respected brand, within a very strong group of companies that Harman comprises,” Hughes said. “In addition to serving the live sound for theatre market, I am looking forward to the challenges of working within the broadcast world and learning the customer base and needs of that market.”