Professional Sound - August 2022 - Page 13

Avid has awarded Hal Leonard its 2021 Channel Partner Award for Top Distributor in the Americas . This award recognizes Hal Leonard ’ s year-over-year business growth as well as its assistance with effectively and efficiently delivering Avid products to the market . For more information , go to www . halleonard . com .
Renkus-Heinz Appoints Sebastian Rivas as Software Development & Research Engineer
Renkus-Heinz has named industry expert Sebastian Rivas as software development and research engineer . Rivas will work closely with CTO Ralph Heinz and Engineering Manager Chad DeFranco .
With close to 15 years in the audio / visual industry , the company says Rivas is well positioned to join its team and advance the Renkus-Heinz ’ s audio engineering efforts . Prior
SEBASTIAN RIVAS to joining Renkus-Heinz , Rivas worked as a professor at St . Thomas University , 2D software developer at Sensey Electronics in Mexico , and at Danley Sound Labs developing the Direct Sound System modeling software .
Renkus-Heinz recently completed other significant organizational changes , with its dounder , Harro Heinz , retiring and appointing Monika Smetona as president of the company .
Renkus-Heinz is distributed in Canada by Contact Distribution . For more information , go to www . renkus-heinz . com .