Linear Acoustic Names Erik Booth Director of Engineering

Linear Acoustic, a manufacturer of customer-centric
multichannel sound solutions for digital broadcast, has announced the promotion
of Erik Booth to the position of director of engineering. Previously a senior
hardware engineer, Booth will now oversee all engineering and new product
design, ensuring that system designs meet the company’s development goals and delivery
timelines.

“Erik has significant experience working with broadcast
technologies on a variety of levels, from schematics and circuitry to
system-level design,” said Tim Carroll, president and founder of Linear
Acoustic. “As we continue to develop innovative audio processing products
for digital broadcasting, Erik’s leadership and well-rounded experience in
audio and video systems engineering will be tremendous assets.”

Booth joined Linear Acoustic in February 2005 and has since
played an instrumental role in the company’s development of award-winning
products for the audio industry. He began his engineering career in the area of
control systems and subsequently spent a decade working as a senior hardware
engineer for Sigma Electronics, a manufacturer of products for analog and
digital television systems. Booth will report directly to Carroll.