Anthony Grimani, president of PMI Engineering and MSR Acoustics in Novato, Calif., announces the appointment of Rick Huggins as General Manager. In his new position, Huggins will run the operations of both companies, overseeing operations, direct sales, client relations, and marketing.
Media Specialty Resources Inc. (MSR Acoustics) designs acoustical tuning systems for state-of-the-art screening rooms, listening rooms and sound recording studios. MSR develops specialty acoustical treatment and construction materials that address the home theater and project studio markets. MSR has been in business since 2003, and supplies the award-winning SpringTrap, Dimension4 and ZSound lines.
Performance Media Industries, Ltd. (PMI Engineering) creates state-of-the-art screening rooms, listening rooms and sound recording studios. PMI has won several awards for consulting and engineering in acoustics, audio systems design, video systems design and electrical systems. PMI has been in business since 1999 and works in high-end residential, recording studios, film post-production and houses of worship.
Huggins brings 15 years of experience in the A/V industry, from retail sales to systems integration, and national account management. He spent five years at Klipsch Group Inc., managing accounts in the western U.S., then key national accounts. During that time, revenue grew by double-digits each year.
Previously, Huggins worked for Advanced Electronic Systems, one of the largest electronic systems integrators in San Diego, where he designed and installed A/V systems, home security, CCTV, and network solutions, creating seamless home automation for residential and commercial applications.
“In this time of strong business growth for both PMI and MSR, I am enchanted to get Rick Huggins on board. He brings a positive outlook, great values, and many years of valuable industry experience,” says Grimani.
Huggins can be reached at [email protected].