Director of Sales - The Americas
Derek Badala is an industry veteran with 26 years of Pro Audio, Broadcast, and MI experience. His past employment as chief audio engineer, audio-for-TV, business owner, product manager, sales manager, and sales director have given him insights to the Pro Audio Industry few have experienced. From the Military and Broadcast sectors as well as equipment manufacturing, marketing, and sales, Derek has made many notable contributions to our industry. Currently Badala is Director of Sales of Synthax USA whose brands include RME, Digigram, Ferrofish, Alva, and myMix. He is a detailed energetic presenter who loves quality audio and enjoys educating professionals on audio solutions. Derek is also passionate about family, fun, and boating.
Synthax is the marketing & distribution division for RME (manufacturers of Audio Interfaces, Mic Preamps, A/D-D/A Converters, and solutions for Podcasting, Performance, Recording and more. Other distributed brands include Digigram (audio codecs and PCIe soundcards), Ferrofish (DANTE converters). MyMix (Personal Monitoring Solutions), Appsys (digital format conversion), and Digigram (reliable point to point audio encoding and streaming).