Shure Mourns the Loss of Three Associates
Jul 22, 2005 1:16 PM
On July 14, Shure lost three of its own in a tragic automobile accident: Michael Dahlquist, John Glick, and Douglas Meis.
A statement on the company website reads:
“We are deeply saddened by the deaths of these three extraordinary men, who were more than just colleagues to many of us. All three were talented, passionate artists who brought joy to thousands through their music. We offer our deepest sympathies and condolences to their families and friends. They will be sorely missed.”
“This is a terrible loss for all of us,” says Sandy LaMantia, president and CEO. “These young men were all very special people who touched so many lives. This has had a profound impact on many of us here at Shure and to many thousands of people who were fans of their music. Michael, John, and Doug were not just coworkers, they were friends, and we will miss them.”
A private memorial service was held for all Shure Associates at the company’s corporate headquarters located at 5800 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, Ill.