Lawo, the IP-Video, AoIP and Networked Audio-Video systems company based in Rastatt, Germany, has announced the appointment of Jeff Smith as the new Vice President of Sales, Americas. Smith has extensive experience in technical sales from his work with Evertz since 2006. The appointment of Smith, shows Lawo‘s the ongoing commitment to the television and radio markets in North America.
“We are seeing rapid growth in the Americas based on our ability to deliver full IP broadcast infrastructures,” says Jamie Dunn, Lawo’s Head of Global Sales. “In fact, this region has become our fastest-growing global territory. Jeff’s experience and background with these technologies makes him a natural choice to lead our sales organization there; I am delighted to welcome him to our team.”
Lawo has continued to enhance their North American sales and support staff and just recently added a new logistics hub in Elmsford, New York to support the NYC Headquarters, West Coast sales and support offices in Los Angles, and Canadian headquarters in Toronto.
“I have always had a deep passion for technology and science,” says Smith, “and what Lawo is doing with IP technologies for television and radio contains equal parts of both. This orientation toward innovation and the future is what attracted me, and it’s why I’m so glad to be joining the Lawo team!”
Lawo is a certainly an industry leader in bringing innovative solutions to all areas of the broadcast, audio, video and control world. They are always looking for highly talented individuals to work for this expanding worldwide organization. For a list of positions, please visit www.lawo.com/careers.
Lawo designs and manufactures pioneering network, control, audio and video technology for broadcast and post production, as well as live performance and theatrical applications. Products include control and monitoring systems, digital audio mixing consoles, routers, video processing tools as well as solutions for IP-based A/V infrastructures and routing systems. All products are developed in Germany and manufactured according to highest quality standards at the company’s headquarters in the Rhine valley town of Rastatt, Germany. For additional information, please visit www.lawo.com.