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Roscoe Anthony has been named president of WaveFrame (Emeryville, CA); Ron Franklin moved up to chairman of the boardFollowing Universal Audio's (New

Roscoe Anthony has been named president of WaveFrame (Emeryville, CA); Ron Franklin moved up to chairman of the board…Following Universal Audio's (New York City) acquisition of Kind of Loud Technologies, the company announced new management team: Bill Putnam, chairman of combined companies; Dr. Jonathan Abel, CTO; Paul Rice, CEO; Tim Prince, VP of analog development and manufacturing; and Joe Bryan, VP of engineering. Joining the company is Mikail Graham (co-founder of Emagic) as VP of marketing and product strategy…Former CEO and vice chairman Dan Slusser assumed the role of chairman at DTS (Agoura Hills, CA), while Jon Kirchner, president, adds CEO duties…Crescent Communications Corp. (Kenner, LA) and TEL Systems (Ann Arbor, MI) are Professional Systems Network Inc.'s (Princeton Junction, NJ) new affiliates…Rex Whitehead has been promoted to director of product planning at Rockford Corporation (Tempe, AZ)…Bringing 30 years of pro audio experience, Mick Whelan joins Telex (Burnsville, MN) as general manager of U.S concert sound…Carl Owen is now manager of the Soundscape brand for Mackie (Woodinville, WA)…Sony Electronics (Park Ridge, NJ) has named Dave Christenson Western regional audio manager for the pro audio division…The new manager at 3 Artist Management (Sherman Oaks, CA) is Jeff Castelaz…Former customer service manager for the New England area, Dawn Birr has been promoted to product manager for Neumann USA (Old Lyme, CT)…Promoting the Tascam (Montebello, CA) line for over 17 years, Casey Zygmont now handles the Southern California market as district sales manager…Ron Olesko joins the sales staff of Audio Plus Video International Inc. (Northvale, NJ) as a sales executive…Bag End (Barrington, IL) products will now be distributed in India by Sound of Music (New Delhi, India)…Millennia's (Placerville, CA) entire line of pro audio equipment will be distributed in Canada by HHB Communications Canada Limited (Toronto)…Nexo USA (San Rafael, CA) has appointed Right Track Marketing (Whitestone, NY) as its exclusive representative for the mid-Atlantic region…Line 6 moved its corporate headquarters to: 29901 Agoura Rd., Agoura Hills, CA 91301; 818/575-3600…Gainesville, Fla.-based Z-Systems Audio Engineering tapped Media&Marketing (Los Angeles) to handle all PR functions for the company.