Greg Mackie


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Mackie Designs

Greg Mackie is the engineer who created a number of audio products that came at the perfect time to start a whole new era in sound production.  Mackie Designs helped define the pro audio world beginning in the 1970s with a series of mixers that proved home recordings had a place in the industry.  His first company, Tapco and another focused on EQ production, preceded Mackie Designs and cultivated the staff for Mackie Designs that would create such products as the famed MS 1202 12 channel mixer, the stereo line mixer series and the Thump loudspeakers, to name just three.  Greg remains active in the industry, one he says he has enjoyed being a part of very much.