Lawo has announced former Snell Advanced Media executive Phil Myers has joined the company as senior director IP Systems.
The newly created role will see Myers coordinate the IP product portfolio and core technology development across the Lawo business as well as supporting the company's Advisory Board with strategic and technology direction.
Myers previously held the role as IP product manager for SAM and Grass Valley, a Belden Brand. He has also worked as head of technology at Pinnacle Systems Inc. (now part of Avid Technology), Sony and CVP.
Myers commented on his new position: “It’s great to be part of a team with such a great vision about the future of our industry and that has the commitment, passion, right people, and leading-edge IP audio, video, networking and control technologies to achieve this vision, for the benefit of our clients. The inspiration and inventiveness of Lawo people, coupled with their drive and determination, are revolutionising the way broadcasters work.”
“We are very excited to have Phil join our team,” added Phillip Lawo, CEO, “His extensive knowledge of the broadcast eco-system, coupled with real-world experience of deploying IP systems make Phil a valuable addition to the management team here at Lawo during this period of rapid growth.“