Peter Gotcher


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Dolby Labs

Peter Gotcher played drums in a band with Evan Brooks and they both became interested in creating electronics to change sounds. Together the two school mates created digital audio machines and in 1984 they formed Avid Audio. Later the company became Digidesign and produced a string of innovative products including Pro Tools. Peter served as General Manager of Digidesign. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Dolby Labs.