Zoe Thrall is the Director of the Studio at the Palms, located at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Her 30 years in the industry started at the legendary Power Station studios in New York City where she was an assistant engineer working with such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Aerosmith and many others. It was at Power Station studios where she met producer/musician Little Steven Van Zandt, whom she subsequently worked with for 11 years as engineer, touring musician, and eventually in artist management.
In 1992 she returned to Power Station studios as Studio Manager and oversaw the transition between ownership to Avatar Studios where she was President. She later joined Hit Factory studios as General Manager and in 2005 moved to Las Vegas to manage the Studio at the Palms. In addition to her directorship in SPARS, she is a voting member of NARAS and sits on the advisory board of the Producers and Engineers Wing. She has been a member of the Audio Engineering Society for 34 years, and is a two-time chair of the AES Convention in New York City.