Meyer Sound has announced the promotion of four key staff members, each receiving a broader scope of responsibilities. Tim Boot has been named director of global marketing, taking on product management, marketing, communications and education on a worldwide basis. John McMahon has been promoted to senior vice president, assuming a range of company-wide executive responsibilities while also working with Meyer Sound’s founders, president and CEO John Meyer and executive vice president Helen Meyer. Marc Chutczer has become vice president of R&D, assuming coordinated leadership of all Meyer Sound R&D teams. Mike Ulrich has been appointed vice president of operations, taking charge of all aspects of manufacturing, purchasing, quality control and test engineering.
iZotope has added Jean-Marc Jot, Ph.D., as vice president of research and chief scientist, a position in which he will lead the company’s efforts in advanced scientific research, expanding and deepening iZotope’s investigations into applications of machine learning and digital signal processing technology for audio. He joins the company from Magic Leap, where most recently he was vice president and head of audio and media. He previously served as senior vice president and head of research and development at DTS, as well as research fellow at Creative Labs and research scientist at IRCAM.
Iron Mountain Entertainment Services has appointed Beth Greve director and global head of sales. Greve is responsible for the acquisition, retention and growth of new business opportunities. She oversees global sales and account management teams and partners closely with the marketing team to maximize relationships within the media and entertainment industries. Greve was chief commercial officer at GoldieBlox; chief commercial officer for the World Surf League; senior vice president of digital at Discovery Networks; chief revenue and partnerships officer for AwesomenessTV; and head of Entertainment Content West, Business Development at YouTube.
Brad Nelms has been named sales director of Solotech’s Las Vegas office, where he will lead the Las Vegas sales team with the objective of establishing Solotech’s business position and growing revenue and market share in the region. He will oversee the development of key existing accounts in the live performance and entertainment sectors while ensuring a diversification strategy to penetrate other market segments. Nelms brings with him 15 years of experience in sales management and operations, mainly at ACT Lighting, VER and 4 Wall Entertainment.