By PSW Staff • March 24, 2009 Ashly Reps Honored At Winter NAMM: (left to right-back to front): Tom Knesel, National Sales Manager, Ashly Audio; Perry Lengyel, Benchmark Audio Sales "Most Improved Territory Award"; Charlie Eaton, Eaton Sales, "Quota Buster Award"; Mike Eakins, Eakins/Bernstein & Associates, "Rep of the Year Award." The "Partners in Growth Award" went to Paul Friedman, John B. Anthony Company, Bruce Main, Vector Corporation, John Pearson, Pearson and Pearson Marketing, Inc., and Tim Yates, Sound Vision Marketing. Ashly Audio has announced the winners of its 2008 sales rep awards, presented by National Sales Manager Tom Knesel during the company’s National Sales Meeting at Winter NAMM 2009 in Anaheim. Eakins/Bernstein & Associates, based in Lenexa, Kansas, received the coveted “Representative of the Year” award for growing business, exceeding quotas, and maintaining model communication. Norwalk, Connecticut’s Benchmark Audio Sales earned the “Most Improved Territory” award for delivering the biggest improvement over 2007 sales, while upstate New York, Binghamton-based Eaton Sales secured the “Quota Buster” award for consistently surpassing quota. “We are immensely proud of the representatives that we partner with,” said Knesel. “They share the same dedication to offering end-users top-notch performance at reasonable prices that has driven Ashly Audio over its 35-year history. This year’s winners are clearly stand-outs among stand-outs.” In addition, Ashly presented four representatives with the “Partners in Growth” award for growing business over 2007 levels. The winners were New Jersey’s John B. Anthony Company, Washington’s Vector Corporation, Colorado’s Pearson & Pearson Marketing, Inc., and Florida’s Sound Vision Marketing. Ashly Audio Website 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 Your email address will not be published.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: Amplifiers Ashly Audio Audio Awards Business History Management Manufacturer Marketing NAMM New Performances Processors Sales Sales Reps Sound · 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.