Nov 1, 1997 12:00 PM
ICCE call for papersThe International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE), scheduled forJune 2-4, 1998 in Los Angeles, is accepting technical papers in thesubjects of video, audio, communications and imaging. Abstracts andsummaries must be submitted by Jan. 14, 1998 for consideration. For moreinformation, circle (124) on the Rapid Facts Card.
Planet Medley opens for businessPlanet Medley, Bryn Mawr, PA, is a sound-contracting company serving theaudio-related needs of institutions ranging from churches, restaurants andclubs to sports venues and nightclubs. Its pro-audio division offers sales,studio design and turnkey studio installation services. Planet Medley maybe reached at 610-526-1690.
Channel Vision adds warrantyChannel Vision, Lake Forest, CA, has a new five-year warranty on its entireline of A-V distribution products.
Blue Mountain acquires ViscountBlue Mountain Technologies, Surrey, B.C., Canada, has purchased ViscountCommunication and Control Systems, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Viscount is amanufacturer of door-entry systems.
ISR opens regional officeISR, Naperville, IL, has opened its sixth branch office in Greenwich, CT.ISR services the home intelligence industry.
Merlin marketing relocatesMerlin has moved its engineering, marketing, manufacturing and customerservice divisions to 10500 W. Reno Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73126-0105;phone: 405-324-5311; fax: 405-324-8981. Merlin is a division of EVI Audio,Buchanan, MI.
QSC Audio adds demo roomQSC Audio Products has completed the installation of a demo room at itsmanufacturing headquarters in Costa Mesa, CA. The room will providehands-on demonstrations of the company's product line in a variety ofapplications and will feature a complete QSControl2 networked audio system.
PeopleKyle Carpenter is president and chief executive officer and Philip Aminoffis chairman of Electrosonic. Carpenter will manage all of the company'sworldwide business from Minneapolis.
John Patterson is R&D specialist and Marc Lopez is an applicationsspecialist in the professional audio department of Yamaha Corporation ofAmerica, Buena Park, CA.
Kip Kipphorn is sound contracting manager for Planet Medley, Bryn Mawr, PA.
Douglas A. Fikse has been named manager of the building systems division ofAMP, Harrisburg, PA.
Ray Dolby, founder and chairman of Dolby Laboratories, San Francisco, hasbeen awarded the 1997 Medal of Achievement by the American ElectronicAssociation.
Nancy Weiner is director of sales and marketing, Victor J. Moorhatch isnational sales manager, Larry McNamara is consumer services coordinator andPamela Ugi is sales operations coordinator for Atlantic Technology,Norwood, MA.
The Society of Broadcast Engineers presented Life Achievement Awards toPhilo and Elma Farnsworth at its national meeting Sept. 26 in Syracuse, NY.
Ed Cheeseman is a coordinator of domestic sales for Littlite, Hamburg, MI.
Russell Cooper is director of architectural acoustics design at JaffeHolden Scarbrough Acoustics, Norwalk, CT. Pamela Clements and Rob Lilkendeyhave joined the architectural acoustics division, and Howard Rose and TomBishop have joined the electro-acoustic division.
Dave Christenson is vice president of international sales for Group One,Farmingdale, NY.
Norman Steinke has been named national sales manager at Meridian America,Atlanta.
Mark Stone has been hired as president and general manager and MichaelBates has been named vice president of marketing and customer support forSentex Systems, Chatsworth, CA.
Alexander H. Gehr is vice president of international sales for CalifoneInternational, Chatsworth, CA.
Steven C. Goldfarb has joined the engineering division of Henkels andMcCoy, Blue Bell, PA, as senior communications consultant.
Dan M. Dantzler is acting chief executive officer for EV International andKaren E. Hunt is manager of strategic projects for EVI Audio, Buchanan, MI.
John Falcone is senior vice president of marketing and sales, Eric Mayer issales rep for the NY-NJ metropolitan area and Mark Humrichouser is easternregional market development rep for Sennheiser Electronic, Old Lyme, CT.
Michael Anastasio is product manager and Adam Scolaro is head of theLyteQuest Pro lighting division for Gemini Sound Products, Carteret, NJ.
Gary Stanfill has been named general manager of Vega, El Monte, CA.
William L. Goldstein has retired as vice president of sales for Wheelock,Long Branch, NJ.
Kent Ormiston has been appointed marketing communications manager at TCElectronic, Westlake Village, CA.
Rep NewsLowell Manufacturing, Pacific, MO, has appointed Cardone, Solomon andAssociates rep for the NY metropolitan area; Innovative Marketing rep forthe upstate NY territory; and Acoustical Services Canada rep for theCanadian province of Ontario.
Lenbrook America, Walpole, MA, is the exclusive distribution and marketingpartner of home A-V products for NAD Electronics, London.
DataTel, Riverdale, NJ, has appointed Electro-Tech Associates rep for MN,ND, SD and western WI. Ruffolo and Associates will be rep for MO, IA, NE,KS and southern IL.
Dataton North America, Ossining, NY, has named Garry Elliott of New LinkMarketing as the company's Canadian manufacturer's rep for its line ofadvanced media control products.
New distributors appointed by Seem Audio, Billingstad, Norway, include dBAudio Visual in Australia and Professional Equipment in Italy.