May 7, 2012
BEAVERTON, Oregon — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, today introduced Patrick Prothe as the company's new Marketing Communications Director. In this role, Prothe will oversee Biamp's marketing efforts worldwide with a focus on enhancing the company's online presence, digital marketing assets and creative resources. Prothe will be based in Beaverton, Oregon and will report to Graeme Harrison, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Biamp Systems.
As Marketing Communications Director, Prothe will be responsible for Biamp's strategic marketing direction, including developing and driving the global marketing plan, overseeing corporate communications, and directing the activities of the company's external marketing agencies.
"With the continued growth in many of our global markets and the recent introduction of Tesira, it's vital that our marketing efforts support the needs of our regions," said Graeme Harrison, Executive Vice President of Marketing, Biamp Systems. "Patrick is an ideal addition to our team because he understands the importance of closely aligned marketing and sales efforts. Patrick's extensive experience and knack for creative vision will help us broaden awareness of Biamp and continue to strengthen our leadership position worldwide."
Prothe comes to Biamp from Viewpoint Construction Software where he was Marketing Communications Manager, responsible for overseeing all marketing and client communications programs including social strategy, content development, public relations, media relations, and trade shows. Prior to this, Prothe served as Manager, Creative Services, at Knowledge Learning Corporation, where he managed corporate branding and creative direction. Prothe has also held various positions at Synesis Design, Xerox and Warn Industries.
"Biamp has a solid industry reputation for providing the best support and excellent service to customers," said Patrick Prothe, Marketing Communications Director, Biamp Systems. "Being able to join this team of smart, sharp-minded individuals is a true privilege. I look forward to working with Graeme and the rest of the Marketing team as Biamp continues to grow, and ensuring that our customers around the world are fully supported by our marketing efforts."
About Biamp Systems
Biamp Systems is a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems that power the world’s most sophisticated audio/video installations. The company is recognized worldwide for delivering high-quality products and backing each one with a commitment to exceptional customer service.
Biamp is dedicated to creating products that drive the evolution of communication through sight and sound. The award-winning Biamp product suite includes: Tesira® media system for digital audio and video networking, Devio® collaboration tool for modern workplaces, Audia® digital audio platform, Nexia® digital signal processors, and Vocia® networked public address and voice evacuation system. Each has its own specific feature set that can be customized and integrated in a wide range of applications, including corporate boardrooms, conference centers, huddle rooms, performing arts venues, courtrooms, hospitals, transportation hubs, campuses and multi-building facilities.
Founded in 1976, Biamp is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, USA, with additional engineering operations in Brisbane, Australia and Rochester, New York. For more information on Biamp, please visit www.biamp.com.
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