Clint de Boer: Editor-in-Chief
Meet Clint de Boer, the head editor at our publication. When he’s not immersed in the latest power tool review, Clint enjoys life as a husband, father, and avid reader, with a particular passion for the Bible. He admires Jesus, holds a degree in recording engineering, and has been involved in multimedia and online publishing since 1992.
Experience in Audio and Video Production
Clint’s career spans the entire spectrum of audio and video production. After graduating at the top of his class with an Associate Degree in Recording Engineering, he joined Soundelux Studios in 1994, a renowned post-production house specializing in film and television audio. Clint has worked on numerous films, honing his skills as a dialogue editor, foley editor, and sound designer. Years later, he ventured into the expanding field of video editing, serving as a senior video editor for AVID.
Collaboration with Prominent Clients
Clint DeBoer has extensively worked with clients such as Universal Pictures, Hollywood Pictures, Paramount Home Entertainment, NASA, Universal Studios, Planet Hollywood, SEGA, and NASCAR. His expertise lies in film and video editing, color correction, digital video, and MPEG compression. He holds various THX certifications (Technician I and II, THX Video) and is ISF Level II certified.
Launching Successful Online Publications
In 1996, Clint founded CD Media, Inc. and went on to launch or grow several successful online publications, including Audioholics (where he served as editor-in-chief for 12 years), Audiogurus, and AV Gadgets. Pro Tool Reviews was established by Clint in 2008, followed by OPE Reviews in 2017, with a focus on outdoor power equipment. He also leads the Pro Tool Innovation Awards, an annual program that recognizes innovative tools and accessories in the industry.
Serving Consumers and Professionals
The success of what is now the largest review of power tools in the sector is a credit to God and his amazing team, and Clint DeBoer hopes the company continues to grow as it expands its reach. Pro Tool Reviews rigorously evaluates hundreds of hand tools, power tools, and accessories each year, helping consumers stay informed about the best and newest products in the industry. With a focus on professionals in the construction industry, tradespeople, and serious DIY enthusiasts, Pro Tool Reviews helps consumers shop smarter, work more efficiently, and learn which tools and products can enhance their performance.
Clint DeBoer’s expertise, experience, and dedication make him a trusted authority in the field of power tool reviews. Through his online publications, he continues to share his knowledge and help consumers and professionals alike make informed decisions about their tool purchases.