Newcastle, Delaware - July 1, 2000. AudioScience, Inc. a manufacturer of digital audio peripherals for the broadcast market, has announced that it has appointed two new professionals to its staff. Kea Ross has been named Director of Operations and Eliot Blennerhassett, Senior Design Engineer.

Ross will be responsible for all AudioScience purchasing and manufacturing activities, effective July 1. He will be based in AudioScience's new manufacturing and design center in Costa Mesa, California. 

Prior to joining AudioScience, Ross held the position of Director of Operations and Quality at Antex Electronics Corporation. He has over 20 years of experience working in electronics dating back to 1976 when he worked for Crydom Corporation Division of International Rectifier.

Eliot Blennerhassett is the first AudioScience employee to be based in New Zealand. In his engineering role, Blennerhasset will be a key part of the design team responsible for DSP software and hardware development for the new ASI6000 series of audio adapters based on the Texas Instruments C6700 VLIW floating point DSP.

Blennerhassett comes to AudioScience from South Pacific Electronic Design Associates (SPEDA) in Christchurch, New Zealand, where he was Technical Director. Prior to SPEDA, he was Senior Design Engineer at Tait Electronics, Christchurch, New Zealand, a leading provider of radio communications equipment. Blennerhasset holds a MSEE from Canterbury University.

About AudioScience, Inc.
AudioScience, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets digital audio peripherals for computer-based digital audio applications. AudioScience is headquartered in New Castle, Delaware with offices in Costa Mesa, California, Rochester, New York and Christchurch, New Zealand.  It is located at 42C Reads Way, Newcastle, Delaware 19720; phone +1-302-324-5333, email For more information the companies web site is at