By PSW Staff • March 7, 2017 Chuck Surack, president, Sweetwater Sound, accepted the 2016 Audix Dealer of the Year Award. Photographed with Chris Doss, Audix’s VP Sales and Marketing, Cliff Castle, co-founder of Audix, and Todd Brushwyler, National Sales manager – Retail, Audix. Audix has announced the annual awards for best independent representative firm, dealer, and distributor at their annual sales meeting, which was held during the 2017 NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. The awards were presented to those partners whose performance in 2016 met territory sales targets, demonstrated sales growth, showed consistency in sales throughout the year, increased new or reactivated existing accounts, and elevated the Audix brand within their territory through marketing and sales initiatives. Awards were given to: • Independent Representative of the Year – Reflex Marketing • Distributor of the Year, Europe – SCV Distribution, United Kingdom • Distributor of the Year, Asia/Pacific – Production Audio, Australia • Dealer of the Year – Sweetwater “We take great care and consideration when naming our partner award recipients,” says Cliff Castle, co-founder, Audix. “A company is only as good as its people and we believe this extends to our world-class channel partners who represent our brand, our solutions, and our products, of which we take great pride. Cliff Castle, co-founder of Audix, presents the 2016 Asia-Pacific Distributor of the Year Award to Graeme Stevenson, managing director, Production Audio, with Cindy Bigeh, CFO, Audix, and Chris Doss, VP Sales and Marketing, Audix. As I step down and Chris Doss takes over, I am confident that Audix is well positioned to build upon the success that we’ve had in both the MI and installed sound markets with exciting new developments on the horizon. All of our partners, including Reflex Marketing, SCV Distribution, Production Audio and Sweetwater will be key contributors to help us achieve even greater success in the years to come.” “Building a great company, brand and products requires the talent of many committed individuals and Audix is honored to have dedicated independent representatives, distributors and dealers among our team,” concluded Chris Doss, VP sales and marketing, Audix. “It is with sincere gratitude that we acknowledge the outstanding performance of Reflex Marketing, SCV Distribution, Production Audio and Sweetwater during 2016.” Audix Tagged with: Audix Awards Business manufacturers Microphones NAMM Sales · 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. Subscribe Today!