Fort Wayne, IN (August 4, 2015)—Veteran producer, engineer and pro audio journalist Lynn Fuston has joined Sweetwater in the newly created position of Manager of Written Content, where he will be responsible for overseeing the writing team that creates web and catalog content.
"My goal," says Fuston, "is to continue and elevate Sweetwater's reputation as the most valued and trusted voice for information about musical instruments and audio gear."
After spending more than three decades behind recording consoles in studios throughout Nashville, plus two decades as a contributing writer/editor for magazines such as EQ, Pro Sound News, Audio Media and Pro Audio Review, Fuston is uniquely equipped to oversee technical and writing details concerning pro audio.
Fuston's resume includes studio work with Christian artists such as Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, DC Talk, Russ Taff, Twila Paris and Kathy Troccoli, plus his experience producing 3D Audio CDs, comparing mics, preamps, analog-to-digital converters, and DAWs, gives him a perspective on the artistic and technical aspects of the recording industry. He has also hosted recording forums for the past 17 years, both on the Internet (3dB) and on Facebook (3D/FB).
Sweetwater founder and president Chuck Surack said, “We are proud to announce the hiring of Lynn Fuston, one of the most respected writers in our industry. With his background in recording and his extensive experience with audio publications, he will take Sweetwater’s written communications, both on paper and on the web, to the next level and beyond.”