Auralex Acoustics Inc. in Indianapolis, Ind., recently named global sales executive and marketing industry veteran David Fischer (pictured) as company CEO. Fischer brings a strong history of exceeding business objectives and growth targets to his new role at Auralex.
Prior to joining Auralex Acoustics, Fischer spent five years as executive vice president of the America’s Market division of Origins Holdings Inc., a global manufacturer of all-wood home furnishings and cabinetry. In this position, he led sales, marketing, product development, finance and operations.
Fischer served in a variety of global sales roles at Autodesk, Inc., a world leader in 3-D design, engineering, product data management and entertainment software. During his final position, Fischer was responsible for defining and driving the company’s global sales force automation strategy. While in this position, he initiated and developed a 12-quarter plan that determined and drove the customer information business strategy.
Fischer also previously served as director of e-commerce sales, North America, at Parametric Technology Corporation, as enterprise manager of strategic accounts at Inacom Information Systems, and as director of consumer sales and service at SBC/Ameritech. Prior to his civilian career, he was a U.S. Marine Corps officer holding a variety of combat and non-combat related positions.
Fischer earned a Bachelor of Art degree in marketing, business management and economics from the University of St. Thomas. Auralex states that he enjoys adventure racing, rock climbing and downhill skiing, and that his greatest joy comes from spending time with Shawn, his wife of 23 years, and their five children.
“We are very excited to welcome David aboard the Auralex team,” says Eric Smith, president and founder of Auralex Acoustics. “He brings with him a wealth of marketing and leadership experience on a grand level in many different areas, including sales and business growth, as well as product development and launch. I am confident of our continued success under David’s guidance.”
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