Since 1988, Brent has worked as an editor/writer for numerous consumer and trade websites and magazines, including Sound & Vision, SoundStage, Home Theater Review, About.com, Robb Report, The Wirecutter, Luxury Magazine, AudioXPress, Voice Coil, Home Theater, Video Magazine, Windows Sources, Spin, Industrial Photography and Law Enforcement Technology. His freelance work includes articles for electronics magazines, of course, but also for Bicycling, Popular Science, Unique Homes, Hollywood Reporter, Contract Design and numerous others.
Brent has consulted for companies ranging from 3 to more than 300,000 employees, although he keeps his client list confidential. He has advised clients on product design, engineering, testing, business planning, marketing/advertising and public relations strategy. His technical experience includes more than 25 years of measuring and evaluating audio and video products. He owns a full suite of audio test gear, and has conducted evaluations everywhere from his own home to client's facilities halfway around the world. Sample consulting reports with client and product names removed can be provided.
Brent's marketing credentials include a position as Director of Technology Marketing for Dolby Labs, work as an advertising writer for two Dallas ad agencies, and a journalism degree with advertising emphasis and a marketing minor. He has written manuals, press releases, business plans, PowerPoint presentations, web copy, brochures, video and audio scripts, and more.