Welcome to the latest edition of our News Digest after a busy few weeks. Here we share what we consider to be some of the more interesting highlights over the last couple of months or so that you may have missed, from both the media technology and professional audio industry as well as from the world of recruitment, staffing, and employment law. 

Photo courtesy of Mixmag: ​​Leading synth pioneer and creator of the iconic Prophet synthesiser, Dave Smith, has passed away at age 72

We were saddened to hear of the passing of industry stalwarts Dave Smith of Sequential and  Bob Simpson, co-founder of Electrosonic. Pioneers of the industry, both brought such passion and enthusiasm, and will be sorely missed.

Change is certainly in the air at the moment, with many companies looking to hire key new roles and plenty of people making the leap to a new position. We’ve seen a few recent articles looking at this from both the candidate and company