Chris Penney Added As UK Product Specialist for Stanton DJ and Cerwin VegaJul 21, 2008
The Stanton Group, which is a leading audio equipment company operating Stanton Magnetics, Cerwin Vega! and KRK Systems, is proud to announce the addition of Chris Penney as UK Product Specialist for Stanton DJ and Cerwin Vega. Based in Southampton, UK, Chris’ primary responsibilities will include product training, store demonstrations and being the technical information source for all Stanton Group brands. The hiring of Chris to the management team will help increase Stanton’s support to their dealers, directly impacting the effectiveness of Cerwin Vega! and Stanton DJ’s sales efforts. In addition to the new position, Stanton UK will increase their presence by adding an additional warehouse in Southampton. The facility will be used for storing training, demonstration and marketing materials and stock.
Timothy Dorwart & Michael Quandt Selected for Stanton Group Board of DirectorsJun 17, 2008
The Stanton Group, a leading audio equipment company operating Stanton Magnetics, Cerwin Vega!, and KRK Systems, is proud to announce the appointment of Tim Dorwart and Mike Quandt to Stanton Group’s Board of Directors.
Rory Brooks, Chairman of the Board of Directors remarked, “We are extremely pleased with the recent additions of Mike and Tim to the Board. Their additional contributions will be invaluable as the company continues to go through an exciting growth phase. On behalf of the Board, I welcome Tim and Mike and look forward to working with them in their expanded roles.”
The Stanton Group Promotes Tony Rodrigues to Vice President of MarketingMay 21, 2008
Stanton Group has promoted Tony Rodrigues to vice president of marketing. Prior to this position, he was responsible for new product development while serving as the vice president of technology and business development with The Stanton Group. In addition to his current duties, he will now also be accountable for providing the same strategic direction to the entire marketing division. His new responsibilities will include directing internal and external communications for all brands while strategically managing branding initiatives. As an executive operator, the brand directors and the product marketing group will report directly to him.
Loud Technologies Appoints Laz HarrisMay 21, 2008
Furthering its Asia-Pacific presence, Loud Technologies has appointed Laz Harris to the position of Asia-Pacific market manager to support its Mackie and Tapco distribution partners through marketing, training, trade shows, product launches and other activities. He joined Loud Technologies in 2004 and most recently held the position of product specialist.
US superstar DJ Christopher LawrenceApr 6, 2008
US superstar DJ Christopher Lawrence will launch a new monthly radio show 'Rush Hour' on Digitally Imported, the World's #1 online dance radio station, on Tuesday April 8th, 2008 - with worldwide satellite broadcasts to follow soon.
American DJ Mourns Loss of Isaac YoungMar 16, 2008
Isaac Young, a cherished member of the American DJ family, passed away on March 7th after a long and courageous battle with brain cancer.
Young served in numerous capacities at American DJ during his 14 years with the company, and was widely known and well-liked by associates and customers throughout the industry. Most recently, he was responsible for American DJ’s South American Sales.
Tony Browne Named New Managing Director at Martin Professional PLCSep 20, 2007
Martin Professional A/S is proud to announce the hiring of Tony Browne as the new Managing Director of Martin UK.
Tony, 43, has more than 20 years of lighting industry experience and comes to Martin UK from a Specification Sales Director position at Zumtobel Lighting UK, where he focused on specification sales to architects and electrical designers the past 13 years.
Elation Education Experience Winners AnnouncedAug 29, 2007
Elation Professional has chosen Eric Proces of Madison, Wisconsin, as the winner of the Elation Education Experience. Proces won judges over with his excellent use of Elation Lighting products and interesting proposal that ensured a multi-purpose use of space. The runners up were Andrew Prince of Como, Mississippi and James Keeley of Wausau, Wisconsin, both of whom also submitted very impressive entries.
LOUD Names Christopher Mael Business Director, Mackie and TAPCOAug 1, 2007
LOUD Technologies Inc. (LOUD) today announced the promotion of Christopher Mael to Business Director, of its Mackie and TAPCO Brand Group.
The Stanton Group Names Timothy Dorwart Chief Executive Officer And Appoints Mike Quandt President & Chief Operating OfficerFeb 12, 2007
The Stanton Group, which is a leading audio equipment company operating Stanton Magtnetics, Cerwin Vega!, and KRK Systems, announced today that it has named Timothy Dorwart its new Chief Executive Officer, and Mike Quandt the President and Chief Operating Officer. The announcement was made today by Rory Brooks, Chairman of Stanton Group.
Mixtape Wunderkind is crowned “Rookie of the Year”Dec 13, 2006
Over the past decade and a half, Jamaica Queens native, DJ Superstar Jay has proven to be much more than your average mix-tape deejay. Gracing the tables since the age of 12, under the tutelage of turntable greats Kid Capri, Ron G. and DJ Clue, it wasn’t long before Jay was labeled a mixing prodigy.
Elation Education Experience Winners Visit LDI ShowNov 1, 2006
Elation Professional welcomed a group of four lighting design students as their guests to the first Elation Education Experience at the LDI Show in Las Vegas. The event provided students with an exciting opportunity to see new and innovative lighting products from Elation Professional as well as other companies. Students also were exposed to new ideas and potential career opportunities in the world of lighting design.
SLS Loudseakers New Vice President Of Sales And EngineeringNov 1, 2006
SLS International Inc. has promoted Tom Tyson to Vice President of Sales and Engineering. Initially hired by SLS in February 2005 as head of field engineering, Tyson quickly excelled in his responsibilities and was eventually assigned with the duties of overseeing new product development. Founder of mid-west-based Tyson Sound Design, an independent sound design and acoustical consulting firm, Tyson also served for 10 years as head of field engineering at Bose Professional before joining SLS.
Joey Corral Of American DJ Group Loses Life In Motorcycle AccidentJul 7, 2006
It is with great sadness that American DJ announces the passing of longtime employee Joey Corral on July 3. Mr. Corral, who served American DJ in a number of management capacities, most recently in Elation Professional sales, perished in a motorcycle accident outside Los Angeles.
Mad Linx Host of BET's "Rap City" Guest ReaderJun 21, 2006
Mad Linx, the host of BET’s “Rap City,” will be a guest reader for the 2006 Harlem USA Celebrity Read-A-Thon on June 22nd from 10AM to 12PM at the Magic Johnson Theatres on 124th Street and Frederick Douglass Blvd. Mad Linx, along with other celebrity readers, will read two school approved selections to a group of youngsters.