Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.-based Synthax has hired Michael Descoteau to serve in the new broadcast sales manager position, effective Jan. 2. He will report to Managing Director Mathias von Heydekampf.
Prior to this role, Descoteau served as director of broadcast sales for Dale Pro Audio. He focused on developing and implementing IP networking, including Dante, AoIP and VoIP.
Von Heydekampf called Descoteau’s appointment “opportune” in a press release, as the company works to scale up its broadcast offerings. He said, “Michael brings an impressive set of capabilities and experience to his new role having worked in top sales capacities as well as alongside systems integrators and others in the broadcasting field.”
In the announcement, Descoteau said, “The broadcast market is already highly dependent on IP technology. Synthax’s diverse lineup of products are able to help companies accelerate their success in a range of broadcast verticals, including sports, entertainment, government and more.”
Synthax currently distributes RME, Ferrofish, myMix, Appsys Pro Audio and Digigram products.