Shure promotes key executives
July 26, 2018

Shure promotes key executives

NILES, IL — Shure Incorporated (, the maker of microphones and audio electronics, has promoted two key executives. Brian Woodland has been named vice president of business development, while Pat Knoll has been promoted to associate VP of global facilities.

Woodland joined Shure in 2002 and has held positions of increasing responsibility in strategic planning and in global business development. He was responsible for several of the company’s acquisitions and manages Shure’s partnerships in joint business ventures.

Knoll joined Shure in 2005 and leads an international team responsible for all acquisition, leasing, construction, maintenance, disposition, and activities associated with company offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses, and other facilities worldwide. She has led several major undertakings, including the design and construction of the S.N. Shure Theater and the Great Hall history exhibit in Shure’s Corporate Headquarters.

“I want to express my congratulations to Brian and Pat on these well-deserved promotions,” says Chris Schyvinck, Shure president and CEO. “Brian’s expertise in developing strategic relationships with outside companies is invaluable to Shure, and Pat has been instrumental in helping guide major facilities projects in support of our growing global business. We are fortunate to have these two leaders on the executive team, as they both will continue to be an integral part of our Company’s long-term success.”