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With 20 years of pro audio experience, Chris Pelzar joins Euphonix (Palo Alto, CA) as president of sales for North AmericaJBL Professional (Northridge,

With 20 years of pro audio experience, Chris Pelzar joins Euphonix (Palo Alto, CA) as president of sales for North America…JBL Professional (Northridge, CA) announced three new VPs: Doug Daniel and Tom Weeber have been promoted to VP of international sales and VP of U.S. sales, respectively; and Jeffery Groenke joins the company as VP of operations…Actor/musician/recording engineer/educator/innovator Chris Coan has been appointed to VP of education at Ex'pression Center for New Media (Emeryville, CA)…Former soundware engineer Daniel Fisher has accepted the associate professor of music synthesis position at Berklee College of Music (Boston)…New York City-based Avatar Studios welcomed new owner and president Kirk Imamura…Telex Communications Inc. (Burnsville, MN) appointed Dave Egenberger as product manager and James Lupino as product support specialist for wired and wireless microphones…Percussion educator Dennis DeLucia is the newest Yamaha (Grand Rapids, MI) percussion, consultant and clinician. The company also welcomed Reed Larrimore into the position of district manager for the Pro Audio & Combo divison, where he will oversee retail accounts in the Pennsylvania, New York and northern New Jersey markets…Truth Audio (Santa Rosa Beach, FL) named Wave Distribution (Ringwood, NJ) as exclusive worldwide distributor of Truth Audio's loudspeaker products…SSL's (Oxford, UK) post-production customers in eastern U.S. and Caribbean Islands can now contact Curtis Drake, new post-production sales…Pro Sound Inc. (Orlando, FL) purchased a new 5,000-plus-square-foot office/warehouse at 6622 KingsPointe Parkway, Orlando, FL 32819; 407/816-9300; fax 407/816-9400…Manufacturer of high-end analog signal processors and mic pre's, Focusrite Audio Engineering Ltd. (High Wycombe, England) promoted Giles Orford to the marketing manager position…Karl Seglins has been promoted to Fairlight's (Sydney, Australia) senior management team as VP of worldwide marketing…Joining EAW's (Whitinsville, MA) marketing staff is Linda Seid, public relations coordinator…Wandering the halls of beyerdynamic North America (Farmingdale, NY) is new director of marketing Paul Froula…Now coordinating all public relations for Crawford Communications Inc. (Atlanta) is Sonya Dennis…Straight from the marketing department of Symetrix, Kim Cahail brings her talent to Lake Technology's (Rocklin, CA) marketing manager position…Behringer (Willich, Germany) news: Torsten Notzke will coordinate public relations from Behringer Spezielle Studiotechnik in Willich, Germany…Keeping Tascam's (Nashville) Website up and running, Brian Moakley has been hired as the company's Webmaster.