DTS Snags Dolby, Investment Banking Vet As New Board Member

Calabasas-based sound and audio processing technology developer DTS has named a veteran of Dolby Laboratories as a member of its board of directors, the company said on Thursday. DTS said that Eric Cohen--most recently, Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning and Corporate Development for Dolby Laboratories, and now an independent consultant--to its board, and also as part of its Compensation Committee. Cohen was also previously Chairman of Via Licensing, which was an operating subsidiary of Dolby licensing technology across the consumer electronics industry. Cohen also has been on the board of 7digital Group plc, and had been in investment banking at Cohwn Group, Volpe Brown Whelan, and J.P. Morgan.