Jun 29, 2017
BEAVERTON, Oregon — Biamp Systems, a leading provider of innovative, networked media systems, announced the hiring of Sam Ng as Biamp’s area manager for greater China and Mike Cast as field sales engineer for emergency communications systems – North America.
“Sam is a valuable addition to the Biamp family as we continue our mission of providing stellar support and media system solutions to current and new customers in the greater China area,” said Matthew Packer, sales development director, Asia Pacific for Biamp Systems. “His rich expertise and knowledge of both IT and AV, coupled with his insight into the region, provides the foundation to further relationships.”
Prior to joining Biamp, Ng led business development efforts in the Hong Kong and Macau region for Extron Electronics Asia – Hong Kong as well as AMX Asia. He also held sales, programming, and project engineering roles for PAV Technology Ltd. and Applied Technologies Ltd., both in Hong Kong. He holds a bachelor’s of computer science from Iowa State University.
“Mike possesses the technical know-how and experience that make him a natural fit at Biamp and a great resource for our customers as the demand for messaging and emergency communications systems rapidly increase,” said L. William Nattress III, CTS-D, CTS-I, director of channel strategy – paging for Biamp Systems. “He will be a valuable contributor to Biamp’s emergency communications team.”
With more than 20 years of design and project engineering experience, Cast is a true leader in the technical industry. He most recently worked as the director of technical systems for Ermco, developing standards for engineering processes and procedures, in addition to managing leaders across all divisions. Prior to that, he was the vice president of operations at Fairchild Communications where he oversaw operations for the company. He has also held executive engineering positions for InterDesign Group, Schmidt Associates, Hagerman, Woodwind Contracting, and AV Marketing. He holds a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering technology from Purdue University as well as several industry technical certifications.
More information on Biamp’s full product portfolio is available at www.biamp.com.
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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