By PSW Staff • January 22, 2019 Michael Colon, new western regional sales director for the U.S. at VUE. VUE Audiotechnik has announced the appointment of Michael Colon as western regional sales director for the U.S., where he is developing and supporting the company’s regional independent rep network while serving as the primary liaison for key customer accounts in the territory. Colon is reporting directly to VUE chief operating officer Sara Elliott and works alongside the company’s existing segment-specific sales personnel to continue the brand’s momentum in key markets, including touring sound, house of worship and fixed installation. Immediately prior to joining VUE, Colon served as the western regional sales manager, North America, for Martin Audio. Through his 27 years in the business, he’s also worked as national sales manager for Group One Ltd. (brands such as XTA and MC2 Audio) and has held strategic sales leadership roles at Crest Audio and JBL Professional. “Over the course of his impressive career, Michael has built significant market momentum for the brands he represents while earning the respect and affinity of his customers along the way,” states Elliott. “Michael shares our core values and understands that our industry thrives when we work to build long-term, mutually beneficial customer relationships. I couldn’t be more excited to welcome Michael into the family, and I can’t wait to watch him create amazing opportunities for our customers and our company.” Colon adds, “VUE has entered a very large arena and managed to grab the spotlight in a really short period of time. That’s a real testament to an innovative technology portfolio and a design approach that empowers end-user creativity while driving sonic performance to a whole new level. I couldn’t be more thrilled to share these products with my industry contacts and to contribute to the significant momentum and energy around this brand.” VUE Audiotechnik Tagged with: Business Loudspeakers Management VUE Audiotechnik · 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.