QSC Audio Products has promoted Jatan Shah to Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer and Barry Ferrell to Vice President, Cinema. In his new role, Jatan Shah will oversee the company's Finance, R&D, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, IT, and Legal functions.
"Since joining QSC, Jatan has made unparalleled contributions to our success through his leadership and critical thinking. He has led many key efforts across the organization in the areas of financial management, product development, and an operations transformation," said Joe Pham, QSC Chief Executive Officer. "His exceptional business skills and leadership traits make him an invaluable member of our executive team as we move forward in building the future at QSC. I am thrilled and very grateful to have a professional of his calibre working with us."
Barry Ferrell, VP, Cinema at QSC, began his career at the company in 1990 as an Applications Engineer and was the first technical hire at the company in the sales and marketing department. After holding a number of different positions there, Barry assumed the leadership role of the Cinema Group at QSC in 2009.
"Barry has led our cinema efforts in every way, including the development of many outstanding products for this important marketplace," said QSC CEO Joe Pham. "I am very excited for Barry to be at the helm as we continue to offer our next generation of complete cinema solutions."
Over his 22 year career at QSC, Barry has served as the product manager for every single cinema product developed at QSC. This includes the DCA amplifiers, DCM crossover/monitors, DCS loudspeakers and most recently the DCP line of Digital Cinema Processors.