Anaheim, CA (February 19, 2014)—Audio plug-in developer Brainworx has named Matt Ward as CEO of its new division, Brainworx USA.
Ward previously served as president of Universal Audio for ten years. Prior to that, he worked in product management for other audio companies including Studer Revox, Otari and E-mu Systems. More recently, he has served as a strategic advisor to other notable companies such as Manley Labs and PreSonus.
In his new position, Ward will focus on developing new business opportunities and assist with distribution and marketing efforts for both Brainworx and its American sister company, Plugin Alliance, in the United States. Ward will also be working directly with Brainworx Germany CEO Dirk Ulrich on growth strategies for the entire Brainworx family of companies.
“I am proud and excited to announce both the formation of Brainworx USA and Matt Ward taking up its CEO position,” said Ulrich. “Matt has been a friend and mentor of mine for several years, and, following his work with Universal Audio and beyond, he is the perfect fit for Brainworx with his widely-spread contacts and the respect he has gained for himself in the pro audio industry.”