Vice President of Product Planning, Pioneer Electronics Corporation
Louis joined Pioneer Electronics Corporation in 2007, where as Vice President of Product Planning he provides product development direction for all new products in Pioneer’s OEM customer portfolio which includes automotive infotainment devices, audio amplifiers, speakers, CD/DVD/Blu-Ray optical mechanisms/systems, and navigation systems.
He also Manages a cross functional team with members from other divisions of Pioneer Corporation to develop future strategies that leverage existing Pioneer technologies and products in home receivers, projectors, OLED displays, mechanisms, home speakers, and all aftermarket automotive infotainment products (navigation, head units, speakers, amplifiers, etc.)
Louis previously served as the multimedia product planning lead for Ford Motor Company from 1999-2007. A graduate of the University of Michigan in Dearborn, Michigan and the Michigan State University Broad School of Management in Lansing, Michigan, Brugman holds both his Bachelor and Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan and his Master of Business Administration from Michigan State.