American Music & Sound in Agoura Hills, Calif. announces that Wharfedale Pro has joined the AM&S family of brands effective May 1, 2008. Wharfedale Pro has produced loudspeakers for 75 years, and joins AM&S with a full lineup of powered, passive and install loudspeakers, as well as amplifiers, mixers and studio speakers.
“Wharfedale Pro is a fantastic addition to our Live Sound and Sound Reinforcement offering,” states Lynn Martin, president of American Music & Sound. “They bring an historic brand legacy and couple that with state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques making Wharfedale Pro a tremendous opportunity for dealers, sound companies, consultants and installers in the U.S.”
“American Music & Sound’s distribution network and expertise in Pro Audio markets is perfect for our products,” says Wharfedale Pro’s managing director, Daniel Chang. “We are very excited to be teaming up with AM&S.”
AM&S’s Scott Messler has been appointed national sales manager for Wharfedale Pro. Messler has a long history in the pro audio, sound reinforcement and install markets, and looks to expand Wharfedale Pro’s reach in the U.S. “Wharfedale Pro’s install offerings are world class; there are awesome opportunities here for this brand.”