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Articles Tagged Management

  • Wednesday, September 11, 2013
    music group
    PSW Staff 09/11/13 01:31 PM,
    MUSIC Group has expanded the marketing department for its recently-formed Professional Products Division with the addition of industry veterans Paul O’Farrell-Stevens and Graeme Taylor. Joining Yamaha’s Pro-Music Division in the late 1980s as marketing manager, Taylor excelled at the development and promotion of the company’s professional-grade audio equipment and instruments in the UK. He later joined Bang & Olufsen as a key member of the team that turned the business around and grew both sales and operating profits. In 2007… View this story
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  • qsc
    PSW Staff 09/11/13 12:10 PM,
    QSC Audio has announced the appointment of Meyer Marketing as its manufacturer’s representative firm in Florida. With over 28 years of experience in the region, Meyer Marketing has been honored over the years with a variety of awards for outstanding achievement, including 15 awards for Rep of the Year. “QSC is excited to have the dynamic team at Meyer Marketing joins us as our independent representatives in Florida,” says Perry Celia, QSC director of North American sales. “Their outstanding technical… View this story
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  • Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    live sound
    M. Erik Matlock 09/10/13 04:57 PM,
    This article is provided by The Art Of The Soundcheck.   I recently received an email from a reader asking how to get started in the audio business. I had to think about it for a while, hope this helps someone. I was drafted…several times. I wasn’t even trying to get into the business. I just found a world I wanted to be a part of. Someone told me once to “put your body where your calling is.” Basically, if… View this story
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  • Friday, September 06, 2013
    harman professional
    PSW Staff 09/06/13 04:12 PM,
    Harman Professional announces the availability of an e-commerce site (at to provide customers in the United States with a uniform, comprehensive gateway to access products from AKG, Crown, dbx, Lexicon, BSS, Digitech, JBL and Soundcraft. The new e-commerce site is based on a proven platform and includes deep customization to address the market requirements of the Portable PA, and MI communities. “One size does not fit all and we’ve invested heavily to take a winning platform and optimize it… View this story
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  • recording
    Kim Lajoie 09/06/13 03:39 PM,
    This article is provided by the Pro Audio Files.   If you’re not turning people away, you probably need to raise your rates. Why raise your rates? Low rates do two things. First of all, they send a message to people. And it’s not a good one. It tells people that your capabilities are sub-par. And it sends that message before you’ve had a chance to prove that you can actually do the job. It makes it that much harder… View this story
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  • Thursday, September 05, 2013
    harman professional
    PSW Staff 09/05/13 09:42 AM,
    Harman Professional has announced the promotion of Chris Vice to the newly-created position of manager, Global E-Commerce.  Reporting to Jay Woolley, director of marketing, Harman Signal Processing, Vice assumes responsibility for ensuring Harman Professional’s e-commerce initiatives address the business needs and ambitions of channel partners, customers and other stakeholders. Woolley states, “Chris Vice’s market knowledge, and can-do attitude has resulted in a great track record of adaptability throughout his career at Harman Professional. I’m confident that he will prove equal… View this story
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  • Wednesday, September 04, 2013
    vue audiotechnik
    PSW Staff 09/04/13 01:30 PM,
    VUE Audiotechnik has announced the appointment of Fuzion Ltd. as exclusive distributor for the VUE brand in the UK and Ireland, effective September 1, 2013. Founded in 1994, Fuzion’s commitment to customer satisfaction has established it as one of the UK’s most respected distributors. With this announcement, VUE joins a distinguished portfolio that includes CAMCO, Xilica, Kelsey, Furman, ATEÏS, and others. “VUE Audiotechnik excels on detail, from the cabinet finish to the internal components and most of all, sound quality,”… View this story
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  • Tuesday, August 27, 2013
    harman pro
    PSW Staff 08/27/13 11:27 AM,
    Harman Professional’s AKG has announced that John Batliner has assumed additional responsibility as U.S. AKG sales leader in addition to his role as senior director, sales, Amplifiers Business Unit. In this role, Batliner will be responsible for developing the new U.S. AKG sales structure, driving sales revenue, and working closely with channel partners and dealers in the U.S. to ensure the highest level of customer engagement and satisfaction. He will also manage U.S. AKG sales, business development and the applications… View this story
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  • Monday, August 26, 2013
    harman pro
    PSW Staff 08/26/13 12:02 PM,
    Having successfully managed the establishment of Harman Professional’s direct distribution business in India and previously leading the company’s first Asia regional sales office, David McKinney has been appointed Harman senior director, China operations.  According to Blake Augsburger, president of Harman Professional and EVP of Harman International, McKinney will lead the continued development of the China team and drive growth by providing specialized systems and technologies to suit all strata and all vertical markets of the Chinese professional entertainment and production… View this story
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  • Tuesday, August 20, 2013
    PSW Staff 08/20/13 02:03 PM,
    Sean Karpowicz has joined Harman Professional, where he will serve as product manager for Soundcraft Si Series mixing consoles. Karpowicz comes to Soundcraft from VenueMagic, a show control software platform, where he served as marketing director. Prior to that, he worked as product manager at Gemini, responsible for pro audio product design and management. Karpowicz has an extensive background as a front of house and recording engineer, and is still active with both. He also performs with several music projects,… View this story
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