FrontRow, the classroom audio and education technology leader, hires Randall Dockery as new Director of Operations

Randall Dockery becomes FrontRow's Director of Operations

Dockery brings over 30 years’ experience in directing the supply chain management, customer solutions, and fulfillment planning of top communications and AV companies.

Petaluma, Calif. (June 28, 2017)—San Francisco Bay Area-based edtech leader FrontRow has hired Randall Dockery as its new Director of Operations.

“Our organization’s evolution warranted bringing in someone of Randall’s caliber to steer our operations through our current growth spurt and projected long-term growth,” states FrontRow CEO Jens Holstebro. “Randall’s extensive trajectory in operational project management, supply chain direction, and client-based initiatives positions him well to strategize our manufacturing and our customer experience.”

Dockery’s 30-year experience encompasses a wide range of organizations in the communications and audio visual systems space. He spent 11 years as Senior Supply Chain Manager for Calix, known for pioneering Software Defined Access (SDA) and being a global frontrunner in platform innovations for Access Networks. Most recently Dockery served as Vice President of Customer Solutions for Utelogy, whose focus is on software-defined AV.

“I look forward to maintaining and establishing new partnerships while taking FrontRow’s customer experience to the next level,” says Dockery. “And I’m confident that my experience coupled with FrontRow’s strong team will result in excellent outcomes for the organization, its clients, and all end-users.”

Dockery also brings with him a passion for education. He has volunteered as a life path mentor for youth and been involved in volunteer teaching activities for Junior Achievement

FrontRow helps schools communicate effortlessly with students, groups, and devices. Schools choose FrontRow for its products for better academic outcomes and a safer, more efficient campus.

FrontRow edtech solutions include:

·         Classroom audio systems for media and teacher voice reinforcement

·         Automated lesson capture and distribution

·         AV control and management

·         Campus communication and control, including IP paging, intercom, bell scheduling, and automated emergency response

More about FrontRow

FrontRow is part of the William Demant Group. Founded in 1904 and listed on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange (CSE3247), William Demant comprises a group of international companies that develop, manufacture, and sell innovative and highly advanced technological solutions in the hearing healthcare and educational field. Through 45 Group companies located in over 20 countries, consolidated sales exceed US$1.4 billion.