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Riedel North Americ Hires New Sales Administrator

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Riedel-JakeHelversonRiedel Communications has hired Jake Halverson to serve as sales administrator within the Riedel North America team. Halverson will be responsible for the efficient handling of sales orders in support of outside sales staff, managing customer queries, and in turn improving the company’s ability to offer responsive, high-quality service and support.

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AtlasIED Hires Dean Standing as International Sales Manager

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Dean StandingAtlasIED has appointed Dean Standing as its international sales manager. A commercial audio industry veteran for over 30 years, Standing was most recently the director of sales at Rane Corporation. In his 21-year role at Rane, Standing built and managed their global distribution network and internal sales/marketing teams. Prior, he was the export and national sales manager for Carver Corporation.

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Erikson Pro Promotes Connie Fontanella & Names New Ontario Sales Rep

Friday, September 2nd, 2016
Connie Fontanella

Connie Fontanella

Erikson Pro has announced the promotion of Connie Fontanella to office manager for the Pro & Commercial Divisions. Doubling in her role, Connie will be acting as head-purchaser, oversee retail pricing structures and day-to-day office operations.

Fontanella has been with JAM Industries for 16 years and the company says in a statement that her “natural talent for business and relentless attention to detail are sure to carry us further.”

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Andrew Hope Joins AVL Media Group as Managing Director

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Andrew HopeSteve Kosters, CEO of Intellimix and AVL Media Group, has announced that industry veteran Andrew Hope has joined the company in the role of managing director for AVL. Hope comes to AVL after spending more than 25 years with GerrAudio Distribution.

“Bringing with him over 30 years of varied experience in all aspects of professional audio and communications; Andrew enjoys an enviable industry-wide reputation for his professionalism, business acumen, and solution-oriented approach. We at AVL are thrilled to welcome Andrew as managing director,”  says Kosters.

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Mira Wölfel Named Head of Sales & Planning Department at Musikmesse & Prolight + Sound

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Mira_Wölfel_(c)_Messe_FrankfurtMira Wölfel has assumed responsibility for the new Sales & Planning Department of Musikmesse and Prolight + Sound. She is now responsible for the sales activities, customer support, and planning and organisation of the two fairs with particular emphasis given to opening up new markets and customer segments. In this position, Wölfel reports to Michael Biwer, Group Show Director of the ‘Entertainment, Media & Creative Industries’ Business Unit.

Wölfel studied International Relations at Saint Joseph University in Beirut and has been with the Messe Frankfurt Group since 2005. She initially worked in the Visitor Services Department before moving to sales in 2011. As sales manager in the ‘Consumer Goods’ Business Unit, she was responsible for the consumer-goods fair, Ambiente, and the related Tendence trade fair. In July 2015, she moved to the Prolight + Sound Sales Team where, most recently, she was in charge of the audio section.

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MUSIC Group Hires Paul Bauman to Lead Touring Sound Product Development

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016
Paul Bauman

Paul Bauman

MUSIC Group has hired Paul Bauman as Director of Product Portfolio – Touring Sound, which includes the companies brands Turbosound, Lab Gruppen, Lake, Midas, and Klark Teknik.

Bauman, who is originally from Toronto and formerly led product development for JBL Professional’s and L-Acoustics’ touring sound speaker divisions, says, “My priority is to reawaken Turbosound by leveraging the incredible power and passion of MUSIC’s 4,000-people organization together with its industry leading technologies of Lab Gruppen, Lake, and Midas. I am extremely excited to be part of a mission to design the most innovative and end-to-end solutions for our customers.”

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d&b Announces New Advisory Board to Develop Strategic Growth

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
(L-R) Rolf Hagemann, David Claringbold & Paul Whiting

(L-R) Rolf Hagemann, David Claringbold & Paul Whiting

d&b audiotechnik has announced the creation of a new advisory board that has been appointed to support the strategy implementation process at d&b. Areas of focus include the continuation of the internationalization process; strengthening of the segment strategy with particular attention devoted to installed applications; and structural company development on the growth trajectory path.

d&b has appointed a number of professionals from both inside and outside the industry to form the new advisory board.

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Audix Names Doss VP of Sales & Marketing

Friday, August 5th, 2016
Chris Doss (left) & Cliff Castle

Chris Doss (left) & Cliff Castle

Microphone manufacturer Audix has announce that Chris Doss has joined the company as VP of sales and marketing. Doss will oversee the sales and marketing department with direct responsibility for the development and implementation of sales, branding, messaging, and market/product development efforts for domestic as well as international markets.

“We are very excited to have Chris join the Audix team. His acumen includes a proven track record of excellence in strategic sales and marketing. While Cliff steps out to finally enjoy the retirement milestone, Chris embarks upon his journey with Audix during an exciting period of innovation and growth,” says Cindy Bigeh, CFO for Audix.

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DPA Microphones Hires New Product Manager

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
René Moerch

René Moerch

DPA Microphones has announced the appointment of René Mørch as the company’s new product manager. Mørch previously worked for DPA Microphones from 2006 to 2009 as the research and development manager.

“We are thrilled to bring René back in this new role,” says Thorsten Reuber, interim CEO of DPA Microphones. “DPA has been experiencing exceptional growth and success in presenting new products to the public, and we are excited to continue this prosperity with René. We look forward to leveraging his knowledge and experience in the field to maintain DPA’s position as an industry leader.”

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TASCAM Names Joe Stopka Director of Business Development

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
Joe Stopka

Joe Stopka

TASCAM has named Joe Stopka to the position of director of business development. In his new position, Stopka will be responsible for pursuing and developing new business opportunities for the Tascam brand in both live and studio music production, as well as recorded sound for film and video.

Beginning his career as a commercial and industrial music studio guitarist, composer, and producer, Stopka transitioned to sales and  marketing of MI and pro audio technologies with a U.S. AV integration and pro audio rep firm and distributor. He brings extensive expertise to his new position, based on many years of working with brands including Sony Professional, MIPRO, Electro-Voice, Eventide, and others.

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