Paul Bauman to direct Music Group’s touring products
WORLD: As it looks to make inroads within the touring sound market, Music Group has hired Paul Bauman as the director of product portfolio for its touring sound division. This forms part of the company’s strategy to deliver touring solutions via its Turbosound, Lab.gruppen, Lake, Midas and Klark Teknik brands.
‘Paul has the most phenomenal track record in the industry, spanning three decades. He helped revolutionise the live sound market at companies such as Harman JBL and L-Acoustics, and his incredible passion and knowledge means that Turbosound and the Touring Sound Division is set for an amazingly exciting future,’ explained Andy Trott, SVP of enterprise at Music Group. ‘We are proud to have legendary Paul Bauman leading our Los Angeles Innovation Centre and to design the line array systems and customer solutions of the future.’
‘My priority is to reawaken Turbosound by leveraging the incredible power and passion of Music Group’s organisation of 4,000 people together with its industry leading technologies of Lab.gruppen, Lake and Midas,’ enthused Mr Bauman. ‘For years I’ve been following Music Group’s incredible growth and admired the company’s philosophy to reinvest all earnings back into the business. The company’s state-of-the-art in-house manufacturing facility and the world-class engineering teams are something I have never seen before. I especially love the company’s obsession for customer experience, innovation and dedication to make a difference!’