On the Move

Maier Named CEO at Blue Microphones

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• August 25, 2009
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA — Blue Microphones has hired industry veteran John Maier as chief executive officer. Maier makes the move after nearly seven years as CEO of TC Group Americas, working with such brands as Tannoy, TC Electronic, Lab.gruppen, TC-Helicon, Dynaudio Acoustics and Linn Electronics. Read More...

Matt Peskie Joins Masque Sound

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• August 19, 2009
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Matt Peskie has joined the Masque Sound sales team with a focus on installations and production. Peskie served as monitor engineer with Avril Lavigne’s Under My Skin tour, production manager for Jars of Clay, monitor engineer for Guster and as tour manager, FOH engineer and monitor tech for many other notable artists.
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R. Joseph Group, Highway Marketing Named as NEXO Reps

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• August 17, 2009
BUENA PARK, CA — Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. (YCAS) has added two manufacturer rep firms for NEXO speaker products: R. Joseph Group (Columbus, Ohio) and Highway Marketing (Dallas, Texas). Read More...

Riedel Adds Schulze to its RockNet Team

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• August 13, 2009
WUPPERTAL, Germany — Riedel Communications, expanded its RockNet team with the addition of Thorsten Schulze, who was named product manager for multimedia and entertainment.
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Point Source Audio Names Vice President of Marketing

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• August 6, 2009
NOVATO, CA — Point Source Audio (PSA) named Yvonne Ho as vice president of marketing. Prior to joining Point Source Audio in 2008, Ho served as marketing director for Phonic Ear (now known as Front Row). Read More...

Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems Names Kimmel Mixer Product Manager

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• July 31, 2009
BUENA PARK, CA —Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. has appointed Kevin Kimmel to the position of mixer product manager. In his new position, Kimmel will be responsible for product training, the implementation of marketing and support programs, and recommendations for mixer product design from the North American market to the research and development team in Japan. He will report to Marc Lopez, marketing manager, Yamaha Commercial Audio Systems, Inc. Read More...

Kurt Metzler to Lead EAW North American Sales

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• July 28, 2009
Kurt Metzler
WOODINVILLE, WA — LOUD Technologies Inc. named Kurt Metzler North American Sales Manager, EAW.  Metzler will lead the existing EAW internal sales support team, North American rep force and distributor network. Metzler will report to Ernie Lansford, LOUD’s director of North American sales.
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Midas and Klark Teknik Name Quad Professional New distributor for Singapore and Malaysia

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• July 28, 2009
Vincent Tan, Quad Professional sales director
SINGAPORE — Midas and Klark Teknik have appointed a new distribution company, Quad Professional, for Singapore and Malaysia. The appointment comes on the heels of new distributor announcements earlier this year for Midas and Klark Teknik in Taiwan, India, Indonesia and Thailand. Read More...

Shure Names James Ahlborn CFO

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• July 16, 2009
James Ahlborn
NILES, IL — Shure Inc. named James Ahlborn vice president of finance and chief financial officer (CFO). He will lead the company’s finance division and have full responsibility internal auditing, financial planning and analysis, treasury, payroll, financial reporting, cost accounting, customs, accounts payable and receivable, tax analysis, and credit.  He will also provide strategic counsel as a member of the executive staff. Read More...

Digital Revolution to Represent Mojave Audio Products in Key Markets

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• July 15, 2009
C.J. Lewis
DENVER, CO — Digital Revolution, an independent sales and marketing firm led by principal C.J. Lewis, has been chosen to represent Mojave Audio’s product line in states of Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. Read More...

SurgeX Appoints Sound Vision and Online Marketing/CRM As Manufacturers Reps

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• July 8, 2009
ZEBULON, NC — SurgeX named Sound Vision Marketing and Online Marketing/CRM as independent manufacturers representatives. Read More...

Shure Names Renner Regional Sales Manager for Northeast

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• July 5, 2009
NILES, IL — Shure Inc. named Rick Renner Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast. Before joining Shure, Renner served for seven years as regional sales manager and sales representative at Sennheiser Electronics Corporation.  Before that, he was a staff recording engineer at Streeterville Recording Studios in Chicago. Read More...

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