Mark Brunner, vice president of global corporate and government relations at Shure, died on October 1. Shure president and CEO Christine Schyvinck announced the news in a statement, writing:
“It is with a heavy heart that I announce the unexpected passing of Mark Brunner on October 1. Mark was more than our VP of global corporate & government relations; he was family to so many of us at Shure and in the industry.
Mark joined Shure in 1989, and he touched the lives of everyone he worked with. Mark was a trusted advisor, a mentor and, most importantly, a friend.
Our thoughts are with Mark’s family at this difficult time.”
Brunner served as an ambassador for the company. He held several key positions, including director of advertising, managing director of the musical instrument and touring sound business unit, and senior director of global brand management. He was instrumental in helping Shure build an even stronger reputation among associates, customers, industry influencers and the public.
Additional information about the company’s celebration of Mark’s life will be shared shortly.