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Mark IV Audio sold Mark IV Audio, a division of Mark IV Industries comprising 10 companies, has been sold to Greenwich Street Capital Partners, a New
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Jan 20, 1997 12:00 PM, By the S&VC staff

Mark IV Audio soldMark IV Audio, a division of Mark IV Industries comprising 10 companies, has been sold to Greenwich Street Capital Partners, a New York-based private equity fund.

Faroudja and Hughes-JVC reach distribution agreementHughes-JVC Technology, Carlsbad, CA, will distribute PAL and NTSC products for Faroudja Laboratories, Sunnyvale, CA, in the U.S. commercial and industrial markets and in the commercial, industrial and consumer markets internationally. The agreement is for two years.

Lexicon movesLexicon is at 3 Oak Park, Bedford, MA 01730-1441; telephone: 617-280-0300; fax: 617-280-0490.

THX has movedTHX is at 1600 Los Gamos Drive, Suite 231, San Rafael, CA 94903; P.O. Box 10327, San Rafael, 94912; telephone: 415-492-3900; fax: 415-492-3999.

DOD Electronics reorganizesDOD Electronics, Sandy, UT, has reorganized and is now known as the Harman Music Group, which incorporates DOD, DigiTech and dbx.

G.E.M. Illinois buys B+K PrecisionG.E.M. Illinois, a subsidiary of GMME of France, has acquired the B+K Precision division, Chicago, of Maxtec International.

ICIA opens chapters in Australia and SingaporeICIA's new membership chapter in Sydney is headed by Peter Blackmore of AVDEC. President Pro Tem of the Singapore chapter is "Chris" Chu Jin Dar of Tech-Men Communications. The formation of a European chapter is under discussion.

PMK movesAcoustical consulting firm Pelton Marsh Kinsella has moved to 1420 W. Mockingbird Lane, Suite 400, Dallas, TX 75247; telephone: 214-688-7444; fax: 214-951-7408.

Furman movesFurman may now be reached at 1997 S. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954-6919; telephone: 707-763-1010; fax: 707-763-1310.

Clive Green establishes U.S. sales divisionClive Green, Luton, Bedfordshire, England, manufacturer of Cadac sound-reinforcement mixing consoles, will open a U.S. office later this year.

ASTM committee completes standards on duct linersThe subcommittee on mechanical and electrical system noise of the American Society for Testing and Materials has revised E 477, standard test method for measuring acoustical and airflow performance of duct liner materials and prefabricated silencers.

PeopleKeith A. McMillen is director of engineering and Amy Huson is vice president of marketing and customer service at Orban, San Leandro, CA.

Bud L. Waters is vice president of North American sales, and Gary W. Shamel is sales manager of the central region at Atlas/Soundolier.

Lucinda Farwell is product manager at Wassco, Poway, CA.

Juan Vega is Latin American and Caribbean sales manager for Fiber Options, Bohemia, NY.

Rep NewsKleiman & Associates will rep for Bag End Loudspeaker Systems in CO, WY, eastern MT, eastern ID, West TX, NM, UT and AZ.

GLS Marketing, Huntington Beach, CA, is EAW's 1996 rep firm of the year.

On the Road Marketing will rep for Sabine, Alachua, FL, in NY, Long Island and NJ, and Wilson Audio Sales will rep in TN, GA, AL, MS, NC and SC.




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