By PSW Staff • November 16, 2016 Jim Bobel, new North U.S. sales engineer for EAW. Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW) has appointed Jim Bobel to the position of North U.S. sales engineer, effective immediately, with the announcement made by Jim Newhouse, the company’s North American director of sales. Bobel is responsible for managing all EAW sales in the northern states, ranging from the Dakotas to Kansas and across to the East Coast. “Having watched Jim in his previous positions, I’ve always respected his relationship building and customer focus,” states Newhouse. “His ability to grow new business and lead has set him apart from his peers. We are proud to have him join our team.” Bobel began his career working with Guitar Center, where he climbed the ranks to general manager. Shortly thereafter he spent time as a manufacturers rep and in manufacturing sales. “I’ve always respected the EAW brand and reputation their products have in the industry,” Bobel says. “I look forward to introducing even more audio professionals to the audio solutions EAW offers and help build the brand further in my territory.” Eastern Acoustic Works (EAW) Comments Have something to say about this PSW content? Leave a comment! Cancel reply Scroll past the ”Post Comment” button below to view any existing comments. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Tagged with: Business Distribution EAW Management Manufacturer North America 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.