Tim Claman is CTO and VP of Software Engineering at Avid.
Tim is a media technology innovator with a track record of designing and developing award-winning tools and technologies for the media and entertainment industry. Tim is named as inventor on multiple media technology patents. Before rejoining Avid in 2016, Tim was CTO at Snell Advanced Media and Quantel. Tim began his initial tenure at Avid as Senior Product Manager for Pro Tools, designing many of the features that led to the 2004 Academy Award for Pro Tools. He has helped shape the company's technology and product strategies over a period of 17 years.
Tim’s unique perspective on media technology stems from his career as an accomplished editor, sound designer and mixer. Tim worked at leading US post production facilities, contributing to many high-profile film and television productions. Before working in post production, Tim was a professional recording engineer and musician in Los Angeles.
Tim holds a BA from Dartmouth College, where he graduated with High Honors in Music Composition.