Atlona Technologies has announced the appointment of Jon Baker as International Sales Manager. In his new role, Baker will be responsible for the sales and marketing of Atlona’s digital connectivity solutions in the international home theater and professional A/V markets, while providing support for Atlona’s current and prospective overseas clients.
Atlona has continued to grow internationally with distributors all across the world, including the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and more. To further the company’s global growth, Atlona has recently exhibited at Integrated Systems Europe, CEDIA New Zealand, and CEDIA Australia.
“It was essential, as a growing international company, to choose the right person to lead us in the expanding global market. Jon brings more than 10 years of sales experience in the consumer electronics and the professional A/V industries to Atlona, along with the keen ability to find, create, and build relationships,” said Ilya Khayn, president of Atlona Technologies. “With Jon leading the charge, Atlona will continue to successfully promote its product lines within multiple markets across the globe.”
Baker comes to Atlona from Audio Plus Services, a high-end A/V distributor, where he served as sales and marketing manager for the western United States. Previously, he worked in sales for Bay Area Audio, a provider of custom electronics and entertainment systems.
“Joining Atlona has been a very welcoming experience,” said Baker. “I am excited for the opportunity to personally take the helm for Atlona’s international accounts, and look forward to broadening our horizons on a global level while cultivating personal relationships along the way.”
In his new role, Jon Baker will be in attendance at the upcoming CEDIA UK and at next year’s ISE to support the Atlona dealer base as the company continues its international expansion. The CEDIA UK Home Technology event takes place from June 28-30 in London and visitors can see Atlona at booth E8. For ISE 2012 from January 31 to February 2 in Amsterdam, Altona plans to exhibit at booth 4U63.