In this New Position, Graebener's will be Responsible for Transducer Development, Management of Company Intellectual Property, and System Design
CARSON CITY, Nev., Dec. 21, 2006 - Wisdom Audio (www.wisdomaudio.com), a manufacturer of high -performance planar -hybrid loudspeaker systems since 1996, is proud to announce that David Graebener has been promoted to executive vice president. In his new duties, Graebener will be responsible for transducer development, management of company intellectual property, and system design.
"Since David joined the company, it quickly became apparent that we needed to utilize his vast technical resources and wealth of industry experience in an even greater capacity," explained Wisdom founder and CEO Tom Bohlender. "Our new products, as well as the growth of the company as a whole, are now at the stages where David is a vital link to bring everything to the next level. We are deeply engaged in both conventional and planar magnetic transducer development of our own manufacture and as an industry expert in these areas, David will be an invaluable member of our team."
Graebener joined Wisdom in July as senior technical advisor and as a member of the company's advisory board. Graebener co -founded Bohlender -Graebener (BG Corp.) with Bohlender in the early 1990s where he held the title of vice president, research & development.
"In my short time at Wisdom working with Tom [Bohlender] and the engineering team, I have seen and been part of some dramatic technological advancements in transducers for high quality audio reproduction systems and I quickly became excited to jump in with both feet," explained Graebener. "Wisdom's new initiatives are unlike any others in the industry, and uniquely address packaging and performance challenges facing a number of audio applications today. Upon fruition in 2007 we will be launching some very unique and exciting systems that will satisfy even the most technologically savvy and discerning audiophiles."
Graebener has been involved with the design and development of transducers and systems for more than 30 years and is an authority on planar -magnetic design. From the late 1970s through the 80s, Graebener co -founded and was vice president, research & development of Seattle -based loudspeaker design and manufacturing company Speakerlab. He was owner of Advanced Transducer Engineering and co -founder of Solution Matrix, where clients included Boeing Commercial Airplane Company, Pacific Car and Foundry, NCT, Onkyo, and Carver/Toshiba. Graebener also worked with American Technology Corporation, Eastern Asia Technology Company, consulted for GCInnovations, and was owner of David Graebener Consulting and partner in Tyee Group. Graebener has been involved in the authoring of several patents granted or pending related to planar magnetic transducer design and is associated with the development of more than 130 electro -acoustic designs.
For more information, please visit www.wisdomaudio.com or call (775) 887 -8850.