STOW, OH — In an effort to position itself to work more effectively and efficiently in global product development activities, Audio-Technica US (www.audio-technica.com) has announced two appointments to its product management team.
Kurt Van Scoy (photo, left) has been appointed executive director of product management for ATUS. In this position, he will be responsible for directing the product development/management efforts at ATUS. He will also oversee the ATUS quality control department. Van Scoy returns to the ATUS team after having spent four years in Japan serving as the company’s global product manager.
Gary Dixon (photo, right) has been promoted to product manager for ATUS. He has a broad knowledge of the professional audio market and years of experience in the installation segment. Most recently, Dixon was sales engineer, installed sound - a position in which he served as a technical resource for the Audio-Technica sales channel in the broad contractor market. In that role, he helped ensure the proper and successful implementation of A-T products and technology in the marketplace while determining the application needs of customers.
Audio-Technica’s pro audio products include mics and headphones.