DPA Microphones USA has hired Matt Frazier as northwest area sales manager.
Reporting to Christopher Spahr, vice president of sales and marketing for DPA USA, Frazier, whom has nearly 15 years of experience in product sales and support, is now responsible for sales throughout the northwest region of the United States.
“We’re very excited to have Matt join our team here in the states,” said Spahr. “DPA has seen tremendous growth over the last several years and Matt’s longtime experience in the music and pro audio industries will help us continue to grow our brand recognition to customers in the northwest. This includes especially crucial territories such as Seattle, which has an amazing musical culture.”
Frazier holds a BA degree in Music Theory from Occidental College and a Masters of Music in Production and Composition from California State University, Los Angeles. His most recent sales and support experience was as director of sales, APAC, for Loud Technologies in Seattle. There, he was responsible for managing 30 pro audio and retail distribution partnerships across 20 countries, as well as for assisting with marketing, product management, sales administration and logistics for customer relations. Prior to that, Frazier held regional and senior sales positions for Avid Technology and served as a product specialist for M-Audio.
“I am so pleased to be able to combine my background and experiences to help DPA Microphones continue to increase its presence in this region,” said Frazier. “My years of musical training and performance, as well as my passion for sound, offer me a wonderful opportunity to understand the needs of DPA’s customer base. I look forward to becoming familiar with DPA’s current users and to further growing the company throughout the Pacific Northwest.”