Industry Notes

Euphonix (Palo Alto, CA) has promoted Christopher M. Pelzar to the position of VP, Eastern region. The Euphonix System 5 was also recently awarded the

Euphonix (Palo Alto, CA) has promoted Christopher M. Pelzar to the position of VP, Eastern region. The Euphonix System 5 was also recently awarded the Studio Sound Audio Industry Recognition Award in the large-scale console category...Mackie Designs Inc. (Woodinville, WA) has promoted Jay Schlabs to the position of national sales manager...DSP Media Inc. (Studio City, CA), manufacturer and distributor of audio post-production systems, recently announced the promotion of Terry Marshall to VP of worldwide sales...Patrick Wilson will be the new VP of business development at DTS (Agoura Hills, CA), provider of multichannel audio for entertainment...G Prime (New York City), distributor of pro audio systems, has appointed Scott Jones VP of sales...Audio equipment rental and consultation company The Toy Specialists (New York City) has tapped Roger Keay to be its new chief technical engineer...Numark (North Kingstown, RI), manufacturer of high-end disc jockey technology, has brought Christopher Bastien on as marketing manager...Jeff Klopmeyer, formerly of Alesis, will be the new advertising/marketing manager at Tascam (Montebello, CA)...Pro audio provider, Nexo USA (San Rafael, CA) has brought on David Solari, formerly of Meyer Sound, as its new chief operating officer; Jim Sides was also appointed executive VP of sales and marketing. In other Nexo (Surrey, UK) news, the company has appointed Group Technologies (Victoria, Australia) as its Australian distributor...TC Electronic (Westlake Village, CA) has appointed Stephan Israel international marketing manager...HHB (Los Angeles) has tapped Ruth Spencer to be its new East Coast sales executive...Sennheiser USA (Old Lyme, CT) has appointed Greg Beebe channel manager, Rick Belt RF wireless product manager and Kent Margraves market development representative. In other Sennheiser news: Full Compass Systems (Middleton, WI) was presented the 1999 outstanding sales award; Mars Music (Fort Lauderdale, FL) was named the 1999 MI products dealer of the year; the 1999 broadcast dealer of the year was Dale Electronics (New York City); Location Sound (North Hollywood, CA) was the film and video professional products dealer of the year for 1999...Sacred Noise (New York City) has added producer Michael Montes to its staff... Klipsch LLC (Indianapolis, IN) will now be represented in the middle Atlantic region by ASR Enterprises Inc. (West Chester, PA)...Rep and distribution announcements at Littlite (Hamburg, MI), a pro audio and lighting manufacturer: Fuzion PLC (Surrey, UK) export distributor of the year, Audio Video Associates (St. Louis, MO) Midwest rep firm, New England Technical Associates 1999 rep of the year...Shure Brothers Inc. has shortened its name to Shure Inc. (Evanston, IL) and announced the launch of the company's revamped Web site, Electronics has moved its U.S. operations to 19 Chapin Road P.O. Box 867, Pine Brook, NJ 07058-9777 phone: 973/396-0810. Denon has also named two new rep firms, Plus 4 Marketing (Concord, CA) and Audio Associates (Columbia, MD)... Apogee has opened two new offices in London and New York; the new addresses are: 15 Percy Street, London W1P OEE, UK; phone: 44/(0)20/7291-9180 fax: 44/(0)20/7291-9181; and 1826 Second Avenue, PMG 168 New York, NY 10128; phone: 212/831-8910; e-mail: The company has launched a redesigned version of its Web site, (San Francisco), a post-production facility, has promoted two of its own: Chris Pinkston studio manager/first engineer and Jennifer Belkus production services director.