Shure Promotes Ahren Hartman and Scott Sullivan to Associate Vice President Roles

Niles, IL, Feb. 24, 2016Shure Incorporated has announced that Ahren Hartman was promoted to Associate Vice President of Engineering, and Scott Sullivan was promoted to Associate Vice President of Global Product Management.

Hartman led the team responsible for the development of the Axient® Wireless Management Network, Shure’s groundbreaking wireless system and solution to the challenges customers face in increasingly demanding global RF environments. In addition, he has contributed to the development of several wireless microphone lines and personal monitor systems, as well as the recent release of the KSE1500 Electrostatic Earphone. Hartman also leads the Company’s Product Validation Engineering Department.

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois-Champaign and a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston.

In his role, Scott Sullivan’s responsibilities include future product planning and positioning, competitive analysis, existing product line enhancements, and ongoing product evaluation. He joined Shure in 1989 and has Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from St. Xavier University.

“I congratulate Ahren and Scott on their well-earned promotions,” said Chris Schyvinck, Shure’s President and Chief Operating Officer. “As a result of the strategic leadership and vision they bring to their respective areas, Shure has significantly expanded its product offerings and technological innovations. I am confident Ahren and Scott will continue to be an integral part of our Company’s long-term success.”

Shure Associate Vice President of Engineering, Ahren Hartman

Shure Associate Vice President of Global Product Management, Scott Sullivan


About Shure Incorporated

Founded in 1925, Shure Incorporated ( is widely acknowledged as the world’s leading manufacturer of microphones and audio electronics. Over the years, the Company has designed and produced many high-quality professional and consumer audio products that have become legendary for performance, reliability, and value.  Shure’s diverse product line includes world-class wired microphones, wireless microphone systems, in-ear personal monitoring systems, conferencing and discussion systems, networked audio systems, award-winning earphones and headphones, and top-rated phonograph cartridges. Today, Shure products are the first choice whenever audio performance is a top priority.

Shure Incorporated is headquartered in Niles, Illinois, in the United States. The Company also has regional sales and marketing headquarters in Eppingen, Germany, and Hong Kong, China, with more than 30 additional manufacturing facilities and regional sales offices throughout the Americas, EMEA, and Asia.


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