QSC has hired Chris Humphrey as vice president, marketing, with responsibility for overseeing all of the company’s global marketing activities and initiatives across its Professional, Systems and Cinema Divisions.
Humphrey brings extensive global marketing experience in technology oriented businesses to QSC, having spent more than 20 years in executive marketing roles at companies focusing on IT related services, including enterprise software, embedded computing, storage networking, scientific instrumentation and security.
“I am very excited to have Chris Humphrey join the QSC executive team,” said QSC CEO Joe Pham. “With his vast IT and technology related experience, Chris brings a wealth of sophisticated marketing expertise that will complement the further expansion of our global marketing initiatives as we move QSC technologies into the future.”
He joins QSC from energy storage and power delivery solutions specialist Maxwell Technologies, where he was most recently vice president of strategy, marketing and business development. Prior to that, he was VP of corporate marketing at QLogic, VP and general manager at Honeywell Safety International and senior VP of global marketing at Lantronix Corporation. Humphrey holds Bachelor’s Degrees in both Systems Engineering & Theatre Arts Playwriting from the University of California, San Diego.
“I am absolutely delighted to be become part the QSC team and join an exceptional group that consistently delivers innovative products and solutions that delight customers,” commented Humphrey. “I am eager to work together with our global partners and further elevate the QSC brand worldwide. It’s a very exciting time at QSC; with the company’s unique history and compelling vision for the future, the potential is simply tremendous.”
Humphrey will be based at the QSC World Headquarters in Costa Mesa, California.