SLM’s Lang Shen Appointed Product Manager of Knilling Strings

Monday, November 20th, 2017
Lang Shen

Lang Shen

St Louis Music has announced the promotion of Lang Shen to the position of product manager of Knilling Strings.  In her new role, Lang will oversee and drive the day to day operations of the Knilling and Nicoló Gabrielli lines, both of which she has played a role in their development and success.

“Lang has been a wonderful friend and a key member of the SLM team for many years,” says Craig Denny, VP of band and orchestra at St. Louis Music.  “She knows Knilling and Nicoló Gabrielli better than anyone, having shepherded both under previous product managers.  She also has a deep sense of the string business which will prove invaluable in this new role.  It’s a pleasure to be able to offer her a very well deserved promotion.”

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DPA Microphones Appoints Nikolaj Forsberg as EVP of Sales

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Nikolaj Forsberg DPADPA Microphones has announced the appointment of Nikolaj Forsberg to the post of EVP of sales.

Forsberg is based at DPA’s headquarters in Denmark where he will be responsible for overseeing global sales activity and helping to develop new prospects for DPA’s product portfolio, which covers pro audio, live sound, theatre, broadcast, house of worship, and installation markets.

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Sabian Promotes Mark Love to Director of Research & Product Development

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Mark loveSabian has announced that master product specialist Mark Love has been promoted to the newly created position of director of research and product development.

In his new role, Love will take on overall responsibility for the development and creation of new instruments, development of enhanced manufacturing techniques and ensuring that the highest possible levels of product quality are maintained.

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Yamaha Canada Music Hires Kris O’Reilly as Product Manager for Live Sound & Music Production

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Kris O'ReillyYamaha Canada Music has announced the addition of Kris O’Reilly to its combo team as product marketing manager for live sound and music production.

O’Reilly comes to Yamaha with years of MI experience having worked for Long & McQuade in role as key buyer for audio and recording products since 2008, but actually started working in their Scarborough, ON store location back in 2004.

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Derek Black Joins HHB Canada as Broadcast & Systems Sales Manager

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Derek BlackHHB Canada has announced the appointment Derek Black to the new role of broadcast and systems sales manager. This appointment is effective immediately.

In his new position, Black will service HHB’s broadcast and systems clients and dealers, in conjunction with HHB Canada Sales Manager Norman Verrall. Together they will be responsible for managing the company’s independent broadcast and systems sales reps.

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David Via to Lead Marketing for Zoom North America

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

David ViaZoom North America announced the appointment of David Via as vice president of marketing. Via will be responsible for the development and execution of Zoom’s marketing strategies and brand engagement. He joins Zoom after 12 years at D’Addario & Company, where he served as VP of business development and VP of global sales.

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