Andrew Leyenhorst is the Assistant Editor for NWC publications, Professional Sound and Professional Lighting & Production and related online channels. He is an honours graduate of the Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology. Andrew has extensive experience in record production and engineering, live sound and television production. He is a veteran musician, songwriter, arranger and teacher.
Bill Foster, a veteran of AES leadership who served as Interim Executive Director during the search that led to the hiring of Harper, has agreed to serve again as Interim Executive Director and will assume the role upon Harper’s departure in early March.
Gadhavi moves over from his time as Ontario east regional sales manager.
The AES is set to welcome attendees to its return to in-person events with the AES Show Las Vegas 2021, being held October 10 – 13, followed by the AES Fall Online 2021, taking place October 20 – 23, together with additional Audio Builders Workshop, AoIP, Immersive Audio and Audio Education online elements completing the 151st AES International Convention program.
The event gave viewers an opportunity to learn about esports and its place in the live event market, as well as experience a Solotech and Waveform esports production first-hand.
During an awards ceremony at InfoComm 2021 on Thurs., Oct. 28, at the Orange County Convention Center, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association (AVIXA) announced the winners of the 2021 AV Professional Awards.
CITT/ICTS' Expo-Scène entertainment technology show will return to the Palais des congrés de Montreal on April 13-14, 2022 after a two-year hiatus.
PK Sound, the robotic line array company, has launched its newly redesigned website at www.pksound.ca. The new site showcases the company’s official rebranding, including a refreshed logo and vision statement, along with its expanded core system offering. Both the reimagined brand and website premiered with a global livestream on Nov. 15, 2021.
The new venture will augment the company's recently-established Media and Entertainment Technology (MET) Division.
The NAB Show announced today that the 2021 event has been cancelled, citing concerns regarding the COVID-19 Delta variant. The 2022 NAB Show is slated to take place from April 23-27, 2022 in Las Vegas.
Stewart Audio, a U.S. manufacturer of amplifiers, electronic audio equipment, and components, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Techni+Contact Canada Ltd., a national distributor of audio-visual equipment for the commercial AV markets.
Zadeh takes charge of the AUDAC and Luminex Brands.
This leadership group will welcome SMPTE's next executive director, continue to reimagine how professionals access engineering documents and articles, and guide the Society in providing ongoing value and service to the industry.
U.S.-based manufacturer Sound Devices LLC has been acquired by Audiotonix, joining Allen & Heath, Calrec, DiGiCo, DiGiGrid, Group One Limited, KLANG:technologies, and Solid State Logic. Sound Devices co-founder Jon Tatooles has also announced his departure for the company, with partnering co-founder, CEO, and chief engineer Matt Anderson continuing to serve in both roles.
Join the CITT/ICTS & TDArts Education Roundtable, a monthly discussion held amongst educators (staff and faculty) of theatre production programs across Canada. This ongoing conversation tackles current and upcoming challenges faced by educational institutions.
This new site features product cut sheets, application examples, technical support information, training programs, and a new members area. Visitors can sign up to gain access to download a demo version of Raynok, product drawings, user guides (including a new 900‐page software guide), and more.
The in-person 2021 AES Show in Las Vegas has been cancelled alongside the co-located NAB Show, in light of safety concerns regarding the COVID-19 Delta variant. The AES Fall Online program will proceed, with events taking place online between October 16 – 31, including a broadly focused technical program October 20 – 23.
Prolight + Sound has announced its return from April 26-29, 2022 in Frankfurt, Germany. The 2022 event will offer broad spectrum of clearly-focused content; new hotspots for studio production and digital live performance professionals; drive initiatives to encourage ecological sustainability for the future of the event industry; and high-level knowledge transfer and direct product experience.
Taking place December 14th and 15th at Toronto’s Catch the Fire Church, Demo Days presented a long-awaited opportunity for attendees to network, get hands-on experience with GerrAudio’s product lines, and view engaging, informative workshops on exciting new products and their features.
Luminex Network Intelligence has announced an exclusive distributor partnership with A.C. Americas, effective Monday, September 21, 2021. As a part of this agreement, A.C. Americas will now exclusively distribute Luminex products in North America through its two sales divisions: A.C. ProMedia, and A.C. Lighting Inc.
Varner will fill the role of regional sales manager, northeast, recently vacated by Adam Griffin; who was promoted to director of sales and business development for North America.
Patton Electronics, a U.S. manufacturer of pro AV, unified communications, and industrial connectivity products and services, has signed a distribution agreement with Techni+Contact Canada Ltd, to be a national distributor for the commercial AV markets.
Davies promoted to senior product manager; Sharma appointed to newly-created product manager post.
Freshwater, who has been general manager since 2017, takes the reins from long-serving MD James Gordon, who remains CEO of parent company Audiotonix.
Sterling joins the company with 20-plus years of experience in commercial AV, broadcast, TV & film production, and post-production, where he built a reputation for himself as an expert in the field of audio and communications technology.
From recording, broadcast, and live sound, to integration, post-production, and everything in between, the Professional Sound Podcast is your inside scoop on the audio industry.
NWC Webinars presents "Demystifying Mastering" with Noah Mintz of Lacquer Channel on February 24th, 2pm EST.
Reiss’ involvement in the Audio Engineering Society spans over 15 years, including being vice-chair of the Publications Policy Committee, co-chair of the Technical Committee on High-resolution Audio, and a former governor of the Society.
SFM hires Jean Pierre (JP) Filion as VP of revenue & growth, alongside Nader Tadros as VP of digital transformation & marketing.
Spina brings over 25 years of experience in AV and channel sales. Spina developed unparalleled market intelligence as the director of sales for the Canadian division of Exertis Pro AV, a position he successfully managed for almost 20 years.
Adamson System Engineering has announced multiple new hires within its marketing department. Nadia Adam will be heading the department as marketing manager, while Aria Poynter will join the team in the position of content strategist. Shabnam Farasat has been hired on as the department’s graphic designer.