WOODINVILLE, WA â€“ July 27, 2009 â€“ Building on the success of recent EAWÂ® product launches, and in keeping with its commitment to support the North American contractor market, LOUD Technologies Inc. announced the appointment of veteran salesman Kurt Metzler to the position of North American Sales Manager, EAW.
â€œEAW is on a roll,â€? commented Ernie Lansford, LOUDâ€™s Director of North American Sales. â€œThe combination of EAWâ€™s innovative product line â€“ including the new JFL, NTL, MicroWedge and MicroSub â€“ and Kurtâ€™s rock-solid reputation will make EAW the most preferred vendor to our consultant customers,â€? added Lansford.
In his new role, Metzler will lead the existing EAW internal sales support team, North American rep force and distributor network to build EAW and EAW Commercialâ€™s market position, and share, among contractors and consultants. Metzler will report to Ernie Lansford, LOUDâ€™s Director of
North American Sales.
LOUD from Meyer Sound where he managed Meyerâ€™s A/V consultant relationships. This is his second stint at LOUD -- prior to joining Meyer, Metzler spent three years as LOUDâ€™s National Sales Manager, Installed Sound.