Planar is pleased to welcome Naomi Rivas and Steve Fitch to the company’s Northern California and New York sales teams.
As a new regional account manager for Planar, Naomi Rivas will manage the company’s sales efforts in Northern California. Naomi is based out of the San Francisco Bay Area and brings nearly 25 years of marketing and sales experience in the AV industry, most recently serving as a channel sales manager for Samsung. Prior to Samsung, she developed opportunities in the broadcast, corporate, house of worship, government and higher education markets for Sony, working as a senior account manager for channel sales.
With nearly 20 years of experience in the AV industry, including roles in sales and business development, Steve Fitch also joins Planar as a regional account manager. Based out of Long Island, Steve will manage the company’s sales efforts in the New York Metro region with Tani Klein and Tom Petershack. He previously worked at ADI Global, where he specialized in commercial audio and video. Steve’s background also includes roles at AVAD LLC and Harman International, developing opportunities for business and commercial digital signage solutions as well as managing sales teams and distributors in the Eastern region.
Naomi and Steve will leverage their professional networks to help extend Planar’s reach in Northern California and the New York Metro area.