Wayne Jones has almost 40 years of engineering development, marketing, and management of products and companies in the professional audio and audio test and measurement fields.
In 1969 he founded a company, Olive Electro Dynamics, to manufacture state-of-the-art recording consoles. The company introduced several new and innovative technologies and concepts now commonplace on contemporary recording systems. In 1975 he founded Amber Electro Design, a manufacturer of audio test and measurement equipment. Amber introduced the first high-performance portable battery powered audio distortion analyzer and one of the first programmable PC-controlled audio analyzers. In 1991, he joined Audio Precision and managing their applications engineering, publications, web, and product promotion. In recent years, he has been a consultant to Intel, Microsoft, SigmaTel, and many other audio companies.
Mr. Jones has written numerous trade journal articles on audio test and measurement, created application notes, co-authored a book on High Definition Audio, and authored the re-write of AES 6id on PC audio testing. He has served on various standards committees related to audio test and measurement.