Nov 1, 2000 12:00 PM, SOUND & VIDEO CONTRACTOR STAFF
Dr. Thomas L. Lago has been appointed president of Larson Davis. - Tiernan Communications has promoted Gerald R. Clark to vice president, engineering. Also at Tiernan, Dr. Christopher Bennett has been promoted to chief technical officer, and Girish Chandran has been promoted to vice president, systems. - Richard Wehling has been named vice president of operations at Sierra Video Systems. - Steven Muni has been appointed channel manager for Leitch Technology Corporation's United States sales operation. Leitch has appointed David Green as lead marketing and sales manager for SiCon Video Corporation. - DTS has named Brad Plunkett vice president of engineering. - BlueWater Visual Services has promoted several employees: David Sell to vice president of sales and marketing, Don Beger to vice president of the financial department, Alex Mills to director of the exhibit and tradeshow division, Jamie Volpie to senior account executive, Ken Irvine to account executive, Chris Warburton to rental account executive, Karyn Stone to rental account executive, Angela D'Alimonte to sales office manager, and Stephanie Hamilton to rental event coordinator. BlueWater has also added to its ranks Tim O'Melia as inside sales representative, Mark Hothem as senior account executive, Steve Schultz as systems design engineer, Rahn Dohing as advanced visualization system sales representative, Mark Chizmar as project manager, and Devon McEwin as administrative assistant. - John Wayte has been appointed to cinema product manager for Mackie Designs. - Jerel J. Johnson, president and CEO of Cornell Communications, has announced the promotion of Pauline A. Haack to sales support manager. - Patrick O'Grady has been appointed Sound Advance Systems' new product specialist and manager of technical support. - Jennifer Schanhals has been appointed marketing coordinator for Soundcraft and Spirit US. Eric Brough has been promoted to sales engineer for Soundcraft and Spirit. Spirit has appointed Chris Griffin as digital products specialist and Greg Mensch-ing as sales administrator. - SoundTube Entertainment has hired Chris Brand as international sales manager. - Crestron Electronics has enlisted Lewis Eig as its consultant liaison. - Panja has promoted Chas Thornhill to vice president enterprise sales and has hired Douglas Brashear as general manager, western region. - Vidikron of America has appointed James Wellnitz as president and CEO. The company has also named Mark Alspach vice president of operations, Hany Hussein vice president of finance, and Allan Russo director of international sales. Hank Eisengrein continues his position as national sales manager.
- Gerry Remers, president and CEO of Christie Digital Systems (formerly Electrohome Projection Systems), has announced the appointment of Randy Pagnan to vice president, sales. - The HomeRF Working Group has appointed David Leeper to co-chair of the group. - Scott Sylvester has been appointed education development manager for Sonance. Ed Brown has been named director of sales for Sonance.