Philipp Schmid, recently leader of Nautel’s Digital Systems team, has been named Chief Technology Officer for the Nautel group of companies. Schmid will remain active in select engineering projects and will also continue his industry role as a voice for the advancement of digital transmission technologies.
Schmid has been with Nautel for 14 years. He holds a Master’s of Engineering degree and has earned multiple patents. He was recognized in 2017 by the National Association of Broadcasters for “best paper” at the BEITC (Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference).
“Philipp has been instrumental in the development of Nautel’s industry-leading HD and DRM+ technologies,” said Kevin Rodgers, CEO of Nautel. “This new role both recognizes his contribution to Nautel and positions Nautel and Philipp to continue to lead the industry in digital radio technologies as they are adopted globally.”