Lawo North America Expands

Broadcast professional Jim Duvall appointed as US West Coast Product Support Manager

Lawo North America Corp. (Lawo NA), provider of pioneering audio-, video-, commentary products and AV-over-IP networking solutions, is delighted to announce the appointment of Jim Duvall as product support manager based out of Los Angeles, adding further user and system expertise to the Lawo NA Team. With Duvall, the German audio console and video processor manufacturer welcomes a seasoned broadcast professional, at home in outside broadcast, live shows and post production environments.

Before joining Lawo, Duvall worked as Senior Audio Engineer for Sky TV New Zealand, responsible for the production of prime time national sports events, live studio shows and documentaries. In this role, he worked extensively on Lawo consoles which are the global standard in live sports production. In his new post, Duvall will keep in close touch with Lawo’s customers in North America, using his extensive knowledge and experience to assist in training, commissioning and support of Lawo’s complete range of audio and video products for entertainment and live production applications.

“I am delighted to be part of this innovative company,” says Jim Duvall. “Lawo’s consistent focus on quality, performance and engineering of its products, combined with their dedication to creating and delivering the optimal solution for customers was a key factor in my decision to join Lawo.”


“We’re very pleased to have Jim on our team,” says Herbert Lemcke, president of Lawo North America. “His multi-faceted background in OBs and broadcast production including his understanding of our audio mixing systems makes him a terrific choice for his new role with Lawo. He understands the broadcast environment and has a solid technical background that is critically important when it comes to the implementation and deployment of the types of systems commonly found in the broadcast market. His practical, hands-on experience with Lawo products in the field adds tremendous depth and perspective to our organization."

Lawo AG
Lawo designs and manufactures pioneering audio and video technology for TV and radio broadcast production, post-production, as well as live performance and theatrical applications. Products include digital audio mixing consoles, routers, video processing tools as well as IP-based video and audio transport solutions. All products are developed and manufactured according to highest quality standards at the company’s headquarters in the Rhine valley town of Rastatt, Germany.