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Ferranti, Cunning Promoted At Alfred Music

Ferranti, Cunning Promoted At Alfred Music

| April 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Alfred Music has promoted Antonio Ferranti to Vice President, Sales and Renée Cunning to Vice President, Sales and Marketing Operations. Ferranti will lead Alfred Music’s sales strategy and growth, focusing on strengthening relationships with existing accounts, expanding the company’s reach into new markets and sales channels, and broadening Alfred Music’s global reach with its international […]

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In Memoriam: Dave ‘Renz’ Renzoni

In Memoriam: Dave ‘Renz’ Renzoni

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dave Renzoni, known as “Renz,” died this past November, with his loving wife and family by his side. The Music People, Inc. (TMP), family was saddened by the loss of a cherished workfellow, jokester and generous heart, but has taken solace in his peace after a hard-fought battle with cancer. Renzoni celebrated his 25th year […]

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Batman & Robbins

Batman & Robbins

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Harman Professional has promoted Scott Robbins to Executive Vice President of Sales. Robbins has assumed worldwide responsibility for sales operations, including management of Harman Professional’s regional sales programs, its target market sales programs, and all technical service and support. Robbins is a 12-year veteran of Harman Professional, having been with Crown International when it was […]

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MDG Names Thompson

MDG Names Thompson

| December 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Musical Distributors Group (MDG) has named Jack Thompson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for its core business and affiliated brands. Thompson will be in charge of the day-to-day activities of sales, promotions, marketing and business development. An industry veteran with more than 20 years in the MI channel, he brings a wealth of […]

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In Memoriam: Lillian Siegh

In Memoriam: Lillian Siegh

| December 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

NAMM’s longest living employee, Lillian Siegh, who served as Executive Secretary, has died at the age of 84. She played a vital role in the inner workings of NAMM for more than 35 years, where she began her career as a secretary, before retiring in 1984. One of her most important and enduring contributions to […]

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Skopp’s On The Inside Track

Skopp’s On The Inside Track

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

After 20 years overseeing Seymour Duncan’s global OEM sales efforts, Evan Skopp is transitioning from an employee of the Santa Barbara-based pickup giant to an independent sales rep. Skopp headed the company’s sales, marketing and product development efforts, oversaw several brand extensions and, under his watch, OEM sales increased nearly 20-fold. His new company, Inside […]

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US Music Gives Nestler The Nod

US Music Gives Nestler The Nod

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

US Music Corp has announced that Douglas E. Nestler recently joined the company as Vice President of Sales for Marshall USA. Nestler is an industry veteran whose 32-year career has been spent primarily in musical instrument sales, most recently in senior management roles at Korg USA and Ultimate Support Systems. In commenting on joining US […]

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PAS Honors Dave Black

PAS Honors Dave Black

| November 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Percussive Arts Society (PAS) has awarded Dave Black, percussionist/composer, the 2012 Percussive Arts Society President’s Industry Award for his “visionary leadership and profound impact on the music community at large.” Vice President and Editor-in-Chief of School & Church Publications at Alfred Music Publishing, Black has demonstrated significant achievement in his field and outstanding support […]

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Clark’s Ultimate Support

Clark’s Ultimate Support

| November 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Preston Clark has joined Ultimate Support as Vice President of Sales. Clark is an industry veteran with key account management and manufacturer representative experience, both regionally and nationally. Most recently, he was Vice President of M.I. Sales, North America, for Behringer. “We’re very excited to have Preston join the management team,” said Mike Belitz, CEO […]

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Santi, Reynolds Pop The Korg

Santi, Reynolds Pop The Korg

| October 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

Korg USA, exclusive U.S. distributor for Korg, VOX, Blackstar, Lâg and HK Audio, announced new hires and promotions for its national sales team. Tony Santi has been hired as a District Sales Manager (DSM) for the Midwest region. He brings nearly 20 years of MI experience to Korg USA, both on the retail and manufacturing […]

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