Community Professional Loudspeakers has appointed Paul Peace as its senior director of engineering.
Peace brings some 30 years of pro audio industry experience to the role, having previously plied his trade as a designer and developer of loudspeaker systems as well as a systems installer.
He joins Community from Harman/JBL Professional where he was senior manager in systems engineering. He has also held senior technical roles at Renkus-Heinz and IMAX. Leading all engineering efforts at Community, Peace will oversee product development, production engineering, product management and vendor research, while directing research in advanced directivity control, equalisation techniques and loudspeaker specifications.
Community CEO, Steve Johnson, commented: “We’re really happy to extend a warm welcome to Paul. In addition to his extensive research and development expertise, he has the innovative approach to development that forms a core philosophy of Community. Paul will be a key member of Community’s leadership team, providing valuable input for our future success.”
Peace added: “This is an exciting time to join Community, a well respected company with an impressive product line-up that is celebrating its 50th year anniversary. The longevity of the company means something, that it embraces agility, creativity and innovation. I’m looking forward to leading the engineering efforts with one of the most dynamic teams in professional loudspeakers.”
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