2014-08-26

Lawo Appoints Karl Kussmaul as Product Support Manager

Company strengthens service and support for expanding customer base.

Effective immediately, Lawo announced the appointment of Karl Kussmaul as product support manager. He brings with him a wealth of pro-audio and video experience from his many years in product management and support roles with Sony.

In his new post, Kussmaul will coordinate the Lawo service force in North America from his New York base, and will provide assistance to the constantly growing number of Lawo customers and installations in the US using his advanced technical knowledge and long experience.

“I am delighted to be part of this innovative company,” says Kussmaul. “Lawo’s consistent focus on quality, performance and engineering of its products, combined with their dedication to creating and delivering complete solutions for customers were key factors in my decision to join Lawo.”

CEO Philipp Lawo agrees: “We are very excited to have Karl join our team. His broad knowledge of the industry, his customer support experience and product expertise will further strengthen our Lawo support service to the benefit of our broadcast customers in the US. His practical, hands-on experience with Lawo products in the field adds tremendous depth and perspective to our organization."

Lawo designs and manufactures pioneering video and audio IP technology for TV and radio broadcast production, post-production, as well as live performance and theatrical applications.