Dec 1, 1997 12:00 PM
Kevin Gross, senior engineer for Peak Audio, Boulder, CO, was notappropriately credited as a co-author for the article "CobraNetTechnology," which ran in the October 1997 issue of S&VC. We sincerelyapologize for the oversight.
PHAST and AudioEase mergeAMX, Dallas, has announced the merger of its residential subsidiaries,PHAST and AudioEase, under the PHAST name. AudioEase has relocated allbusiness functions to PHAST's Salt Lake City site.
Fiber Options opens officeFiber Options, Bohemia, NY, has opened a new office in Fort Lauderdale, FL,to service South American and Caribbean clients. The site is under thedirection of Juan Vega, South American and Caribbean sales manager.
Renkus-Heinz adds equipmentRenkus-Heinz, Irvine, CA, has installed a Shinx CNC router. An eightrouter, eight piggyback, dual-table unit, it features a Pentium-drivencomputer with a 1.3 gigabyte hard drive.
K-2 Solutions opens for businessAlan Kruglak, Glen Kruglak and Ed Slater have formed K-2 Solutions, abusiness consulting firm specializing in improving the operations andbottom line of low-voltage systems contractors. With offices in FortLauderdale, FL, and Potomac, MD, K-2 Solutions may be reached at888-365-7500.
Middle Atlantic Products expandsMiddle Atlantic Products, Riverdale, NJ, is adding 25,000 ft squared (2,323meter squared) to its existing base of operations for expanded distributionand assembly capacity.
Clear Path Technologies formsClear Path Technologies, Clearwater, FL, offers audio and video cables,wires and accessories designed for home theater and custom homeinstallations. The company may be contacted at 813-572-9255.
Richardson Electronics and Quantum Data sign agreementRichardson Electronics, Ltd., an international supplier of replacementcathode ray tubes, display monitors and test generators, has formed anexclusive agreement with Quantum Data, Elgin, IL, to provide inventory,service and financing to third-party terminal maintenance customers.
Wheelock wins awardWheelock, Long Branch, NJ, was presented the Outstanding Employer Award bythe New Jersey Business and Industry Association. Wheelock is amanufacturer of fire alarm notification appliances and voice communicationsproducts.
Seem and Sandar mergeSeem Audio A.S., Billingstad, Norway, and Sandar Electronics A.S. havemerged their companies and activities. The new holding company is namedTeleCast Group A.S.
USL relocatesUSL (formerly Ultra*Stereo Labs) is moving its corporate headquarters toSan Luis Obispo, CA, to accommodate larger manufacturing and warehousingfacilities. The company's encoding services department will remain at itscurrent Tarzana, CA, facility.
AVHQ expandsAudio Visual Headquarters (AVHQ), Rancho Dominguez, CA, has opened afull-service staging operation in Orlando, FL, to service the Southeast.
PeopleSimon Spears has been named consumer products agent for European sales andmarketing at Lexicon, Bedford, MA.
Russell Lowe is vice president at Ultimate Technology, Wheeling, IL.
Paul A. Giguere is vice president of sales and marketing for EdwardsTechnologies, El Segundo, CA.
Clive West is technical manager for Fane Acoustics Ltd., Southend-on-Sea,Essex, UK.
Michael MacDonald has been promoted to vice president of marketing at JBLProfessional, Northridge, CA.
Kurt Wilson has joined Technifex, Valencia, CA, as project manager.
Marc Spector is director of marketing and Pascal Sijen is THX TheatreProgram technical services supervisor for the THX Division of LucasfilmLtd., San Rafael, CA.
Fredric Brecht has been appointed sales engineer of X-Array systems for EVIAudio, Buchanan, MI.
Andrew D. Hemingway is senior vice president of sales and marketing atAmerican Insulated Wire, Pawtucket, RI.
Steven J. Thorburn received the 1996-97 International CommunicationsIndustries Association (ICIA) Professional Education and Training Award.Thorburn is a co-founder and principal of Thorburn Associates, CastroValley, CA.
Steve Rowe is director of operations for Gentner Communcations, Salt Lake City.
Mark Albert has been named director of marketing for B+K Precision, Chicago.
Allen Hendrix is director of the Advanced Sound Design division atDollarhide's, Pensacola, FL.
Bill Stout is president of Trompeter Electronics, Westlake Village, CA.
Aaron Kunz has been promoted to sales and marketing coordinator andcustomer service supervisor for dbx Professional Products, Sandy, UT, andAllen & Heath U.S.
Terry Brady is international sales manager for Klark Teknik, Kidderminster, UK.
The Los Angeles Section of the Audio Engineering Society (AES) has honoredJuergen Wahl for longstanding contributions and devotion to the chapter.Wahl is manager of multimedia resources for Neumann and Sennheiser, OldLyme, Ct.
James E. Stachowski has been appointed director of marketing at AshlyAudio, Webster, NY.
Wayne Hrabak is Pro Audio Group marketing manager for Yamaha Corporation ofAmerica, Buena Park, CA.
John McHale is a member of the board of directors, Dave Hill is vicepresident of residential technology and Eileen Weber is director ofmarketing for AMX, Dallas. Gary Kayye, the company's vice president ofsales and marketing, has been elected vice chairman of the InternationalCommunications Association's (ICIA) Professional Education and TrainingCommittee (PETC).
Michael D. Kelley is vice president of sales at Riser-Bond Instruments,Lincoln, NE.
Tim Adams is PR manager for Soundcraft USA.
Randy Ng is northeastern U.S. account manager at Viscount Communication andControl Systems, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.
John Monitto is technical support manager, Todd Meier is technicalsupport/CAD engineer and Dave Dennison is sound-system design consultantfor Meyer Sound, Berkeley, CA.
Jim Furst has been named vice president of international sales andmarketing at Shure Brothers, Evanston, IL.
Scott McAllister has been appointed director of sales and marketing forPHAST Corporation, Salt Lake City.
Travis Ludwig is product manager of systems contracting markets for BSSAudio, Nashville, TN.
John Bolstetter is chief financial officer of Crown International, Elkhart, IN.
Rob Freedman is area sales manager and Janne Fielding is manager ofmarketing communications at Crestron Electronics, Rockleigh, NJ.
Neil Heller has been named national product manager of the Sanyo SecurityVideo Products Division at Sanyo Fisher, Chatsworth, CA.
Christine Knapp is a marketing assistant for R.L. Drake, Franklin, OH.
Andrew Regan has been appointed vice president of sales at MeridianAmerica, Atlanta.
Rep NewsLowell Manufacturing, Pacific, MO, has appointed AVA Audio Video Associatesrep for MO, KS, IA, NE and southern IL.
Altec Lansing, Buchanan, MI, named Ouzunoff & Associates, Northern, NY, itsrep of the year.
ACE AudioVisual, Woodside, NY, has been named dealer of the year by theVanSan Corporation.
Distributors recently honored by Turbosound include 8th Avenue Sound, SouthAfrica, for outstanding achievement, ASC, Belgium, for best newdistributor, Audio Pro, Lebanon, for best market growth and Lexon, Spain,for most sustained growth of Turbosound sales. New Turbosound overseasdistributors include Musica Viva, Cuba, Dai Au Tech, Korea and DJS Trading,Malta.
Miles Technology, Niles, MI, has appointed Aztec Marketing Group, GranadaHills, CA, rep for Mexico, Central and South America.
Denon Professional, Parsippany, NJ, named Crescendo Associates, Hollywood,FL, its rep of the year. Denon presented awards for highest territory salesgain to Fault Line Sales, Alameda, CA, Sound Sales, Columbia, MD and WarmanMarketing, Broomfield, CO.
Eakins/Bernstein will rep for dbx Professional Products, Sandy, UT, andAllen & Heath, UK, in MO, KS, IA, NE and southern IL.