Josh Thomas is the General Manager and founder of both Fingerprint Audio and Rupert Neve Designs. He specializes in business development, manufacturing and sales, and prefers the title "Gentleman of Elegant Leisure".
Jonathan Pines, owner of Private Studios, Urbana, IL has been making records for more than 25 years. He is a committee member of the Recording Academy P&E Wing, and an AES Presenter and member. With over 15 million records sold, he has recorded a diverse group of artists including Adrian Belew, Eminem, Wilco, Alison Krauss, I Fight Dragons, Gin Blossoms, Champaign, Luther Ingram, and Menthol. Since 2010, he has been the Director of Strategic Operations for Fingerprint Audio and Rupert Neve Designs.
He has expanded both companies artists to include Engineers, FOH, ME and Producers working live and in the studio with Linkin Park, Madonna, Black Sabbath, Paramore, My Morning Jacket, Keith Urban, Tom Petty, Band of Horses, Dapkings, Papa Roach, Kings of Leon, Floggin’ Molly, Bob Dylan, KC Tungstall, Rusted Root, Mötley Crüe, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z. He consults for industry and studios while continuing to record new and established artists at Private Studios.
Jonathan also lectures and presents at the AES, The Recording Academy, BADASS, CRAS, Potluck, and at Universities around the US, as well as other industry and educational events.
Greg Addington is the North American Sales Manager for Fingerprint Audio and Rupert Neve Designs. He has been in pro audio and MI sales for over 20 years, with the last 16 years as a sales manager with Harman (Soundcraft) and Avid.
Greg has a B.A. in Electronic Media and Film Studies from Eastern Michigan University. Recording music is a passion and he has been actively involved since high school. Greg spends his spare time bicycling, woodworking, writing, recording and performing with The Hangabouts and binge watching mostly good television with his wife Sara.