Bensenville, IL – February 26, 2013 – Dynaudio is pleased to announce the appointment of Bob McConnell as Vice-President, North American Sales. With 26 years of experience in the high end audio business covering all facets of sales, Bob brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the Dynaudio team. His strong commitment to the specialty high end dealer community is well known from his recent work at Paradigm Electronics and long history with industry leaders throughout North America.
Bob will lead the Bensenville, IL based sales group working closely with dealers to develop the US and Canadian markets for Dynaudio speaker systems. In addition, Dynaudio North America is the distributor of T+A Electronics and Octave Audio, providing dealers with extraordinary products for both music and cinema systems.
Wilfried Ehrenholz, founder of Dynaudio and President of Dynaudio North America stated: “The market in the US is one of the 3 key markets for Dynaudio. We are sure that there is even more potential for Dynaudio based on the high level of quality and performance awareness of the US customers. With Bob on board we will strengthen our sales organization to serve and expand our dealer base.”
McConnell added: “I am thrilled to be working with Dynaudio. The combined values of engineering excellence, European craftsmanship and deep musical roots, mesh perfectly with my own. I look forward to partnering with top dealers to share these great products with music and movie lovers here and in Canada.”
Michael Manousselis, Dynaudio North America’s Director of Marketing, commented that: “We welcome Bob to the company and look forward to working together towards continued growth in the distribution of the Dynaudio, Octave, and T+A brands with leading retailers in the U.S.A. and Canada.” The existing sales team at Dynaudio North America remains in place, and Manousselis will maintain an active role in key account management to further support the company’s sales efforts while continuing to work towards establishing a stronger marketing presence for the company’s brands.