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Premium Audio Company

The Premium Audio Company Promotes Rob Standley to A New Position: Senior Vice President of Audio Electronics Division 

Premium Audio Company (PAC), an innovative, premium audio solutions provider, is pleased to announce that 30-year industry veteran Rob Standley has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Global Brands – Onkyo, Integra, Pioneer and Elite. In this newly created role, Standley will lead the global product and brand strategy for the Onkyo, Integra, Pioneer and Elite brands. He will also…

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Screen Innovations New COO

Screen Innovations Bolsters Screen and Shade Business with Appointment of New COO 

There’s no question, the demand for motorized window coverings and projection screens is skyrocketing. Still recovering from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers continue to seek ways to make their home and work environments more entertaining, productive, and comfortable. Smart, stylish shades and screens hold the key. Market analysts are bullish on the trend, too; Global Industry Analysts Inc.…

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Nationwide Marketing Group Distribution

Nationwide Marketing Group Expands to 200 Plus Warehouses Coast-to-Coast

While supply chain challenges persist and access to product remains a top priority for retailers, Nationwide Marketing Group has gone to work to help its dealers address those concerns head on. In the early months of 2022, Nationwide’s distribution network has exploded in size, providing retailers with an unmatched opportunity to get the products they need, when they need them.…

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Premium Audio Company Comment

Premium Audio Company Comments on Onkyo Bankruptcy Filing

Premium Audio Company, LLC, (“PAC”) a wholly owned subsidiary of VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX), today provided comments regarding Onkyo Home Entertainment Corporation’s (“OHE”) bankruptcy filing with the Osaka District Court. PAC’s statement was made in response to misleading media reports regarding the Onkyo brand, which was acquired through a joint venture between PAC and Sharp Corporation in September 2021…

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ENERGY STAR Awards

EPA, DOE Announce Winners of 2022 ENERGY STAR Awards

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) have announced the winners of the 2022 ENERGY STAR Awards. These 210 organizations, which represent the top ENERGY STAR partners, are making important contributions in support of America’s clean energy transition. They come from 37 states and span nearly every sector of the economy, including Fortune 500 companies, schools, retailers, manufacturers, home…

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Origin Acoustic New Hire

Origin Acoustics Expands Its Leadership Team With Industry Veteran  

Origin Acoustics, a leading manufacturer of architectural loudspeakers and electronics, announces the expansion of the company’s executive leadership team with the hiring of Gordon Isaac as Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer (CMSO).  With nearly 30 years in the CI Channel market, Isaac brings longstanding industry relationships, knowledge, and marketing experience with him.  Diverse in various facets of the CI industry –…

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Echo Systems is Now DENIZEN

Echo Systems has initiated a large-scale brand refresh including a name change. Echo Systems’ acquisition of Integrated Electronics in 2019 and Dallas Sight and Sound in 2021 led to major expansion of territory, talent and offerings, and owner John Palser feels it is time to reimagine the company as one unified team under the new name of Denizen.   “Who…

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Consumer Electronics Industry Expert Franklin Karp Launches New, Full-Service Consultation Agency

Harnessing decades of experience and expertise Franklin Karp refined during his more than 30 years in Consumer Electronics and technology business management, the newly launched Franklin Karp & Co. LLC provides comprehensive consultation for the industry at large. Services are offered in all phases of operations management, budgeting/forecasting, vendor relations, product development, sales leadership, full cycle marketing development and more,…

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Nationwide Marketing Group Meeings

Nationwide Marketing Group Announces Summer Regional Member Meeting Schedule

Nationwide Marketing Group members can now register for any of the four Regional Member Meetings slated to take place in June, with more events planned for later in the year. Regional Member Meetings are set to make their return on the Nationwide Marketing Group travel schedule this June. The group has announced the following locations and dates for each of…

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Integration with JAP and URC

Just Add Power Partners With URC for Major Systems Integration

Just Add Power AV-Over-IP Solutions Are Now Directly Available From URC, Advanced Matrix Programmer (AMP) Configuration Software Compatible With URC’s Total Control Platform Integration Just Add Power, a leader in AV-over-IP distribution, today announced its integration partnership with URC, a global leader in smart home automation and control for residential and commercial applications. With this partnership, Just Add Power’s lineup…

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