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GLOBAL SALES MANAGEMENT INC.
TO LEAD MARKETING EFFORTS IN LATIN AMERICA
— Audio-Technica, the leading manufacturer of microphones
and headphones, expands distribution base with the appointment
of Global Sales Management, Inc. —
NAMM WINTER SESSION, ANAHEIM, CA, January 15, 2004
— Audio-Technica U.S., Inc. has named Global Sales
Management, Inc. as its exclusive manufacturer’s representative
for the Latin American market. Marc Lee Shannon, Vice President,
Sales at Audio-Technica, announced the appointment, which
is indicative of the continued growth of the company, due
in part to the widespread success of recent product launches.
Under the direction of President Ralph Quintero,
Global Sales Management, Inc. offers their expertise as
representatives for sales and marketing in the Latin American
market to manufacturers specializing in high-tech professional
audio, video, and lighting products. Ralph Quintero was
born and raised in Miami, Florida and speaks Spanish fluently.
Prior to forming Global Sales Management, Inc., Ralph served
as the Director of Intercontinental Sales for JBL Professional.
With a corporate office centrally located in Miami and satellite
offices in Brazil and Argentina, Global Sales Management
currently serves the MI, Touring Sound, Sound Contracting/Fixed
Installation, Recording, Broadcast, and Cinema markets.
Commenting on the appointment of Global Sales
Management, Marc Lee Shannon stated, “I first met
Ralph many years ago, when he worked for one of our rep
firms in Florida. I was very impressed with his energy,
enthusiasm, and strong character. Recently, we were pleased
to discover that his new enterprise was available and willing
to join in partnership with
Audio-Technica as our new Latin American representative.
We feel the appointment of Global Sales Management will
have a significant impact on our dealers and end users,
as well as ensure the international expansion of A-T for
years to come. We’re proud to have Ralph and his team
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Celebrating over 40 years of audio excellence
worldwide, Audio-Technica is a leading innovator in transducer
technology, renowned for the design and manufacture of microphones,
wireless microphones, headphones, mixers, and electronics
for the audio industry.
—For more information on the complete range of Audio-Technica
Karen Emerson, Audio-Technica U.S., Inc., 1221 Commerce
Drive, Stow, OH 44224.
Tel: (330) 686-2600; Fax: (330) 688-3752; Web: www.audio-technica.com
—For further information regarding product availability
and pricing in Europe, please contact Denise Turner, marketing,
Audio-Technica Ltd., Old Lane, Leeds LS11 8AG England.
Tel: +44 (0) 113 277 1441, Fax: +44 (0) 113 270 4836