Chris Humphrey Joins QSC as Vice President of Marketing

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[QSC]( has announced the appointment of Chris Humphrey as VP of marketing. In his new  role, Humphrey will oversee all of the company’s global marketing activities and initiatives for the professional, systems, and cinema divisions of QSC.

Humphrey  has global marketing experience in technology oriented businesses, with more than 20 years of executive marketing roles at companies that focus 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,” says 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.”

Humphrey joins QSC from Maxwell Technologies (energy storage and power delivery solutions,) where he was most recently VP of strategy, marketing, and business development. Prior to that, he was VP of Corporate Marketing at QLogic (server and storage networking solutions), VP and General Manager at Honeywell Safety International (active and passive hearing protection and electronic communication solutions,) and Sr. VP of Global Marketing at Lantronix Corporation (embedded computing and network enablement solutions.) 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,” says Humphrey. “I am eager to work together with our global partners and further elevate the QSC brand world-wide. 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, CA.

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Michael Raine is the Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, and Professional Lighting & Production magazines. He also hosts the Canadian Musician Podcast.
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