By PSW Staff • March 7, 2014 Michael Sipe, new western U.S. regional sales manager for American Music & Sound American Music & Sound has named industry veteran Michael Sipe as western U.S. regional sales manager, where he will provide promotion and training on the company’s roster of leading pro audio and music creation products to dealers and sales reps. Having spent the better part of his career in the signal processing realm, Sipe is returning to his roots. “This new position is taking me back on track with what I like – being out in the pro audio world, connecting and working with customers and clients,” he says. An accomplished musician with a degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, he adds, “I was always the guy in the band that knew how all the gear went together and worked.” Sipe’s career arc includes stints as a project manager, field representative, integrated systems lead, and technical sales manager for companies such as BC Electronics, Digital Sound Systems and ShowCore. In his role with AM&S, hewill be based out of Kansas City, reporting to AM&S vice president Michael Palmer and president Lynn Martin. “This is a very unique and dynamic company in that I have direct access to the VP and president at any time,” he notes. “Lynn Martin has fostered an environment of open communication which was very attractive to me, and one that I value highly.” American Music & Sound (AM&S) is a leading independent distributor of pro audio, music creation, and musical instrument products from a host of leading manufacturers. American Music & Sound Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tagged with: Allen & Heath American Music & Sound Business Distribution Management Manufacturer Personnel · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.