— Patrick West appointed Account Manager as company continues to expand and position itself for next phase of growth —
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK, September 8, 2015 — BMG-Hudson Sales & Marketing, a leading independent manufacturer’s rep firm in the tri-state New York region specializing in the commercial audio/system integration, professional audio, MI/DJ and live sound markets, is pleased to announce the appointment of industry veteran Patrick West to the position of Account Manager for the A/V, system integration and theater market sectors. The announcement was made by BMG-Hudson principals Bruce Garry and Mike Phillips and further underscores the company’s ongoing growth and expansion.
In his new position, Patrick will work closely with Phillips and Garry, concentrating his efforts on expanding and strengthening relationships with consultants, live and installed sound engineers, Broadway consultants and A/V integrators.
Patrick West has a rich history in the industry with a very unique skill set that includes experience as front-of-house engineer, monitor engineer, recording engineer, system tech, operations director, repair technician, installed system designer, installer, stagehand and musician. A native of Traverse City, Michigan, Patrick has worked for the past 15 years in the industry in New York, Las Vegas and Michigan. He recently returned to the New York City area after working with a northern Michigan-based sound company, Sound Environments, where he was Director of Audio & Operations Manager, handling a wide-variety of responsibilities including system design, FOH/monitor engineer, project management, inventory control and more.
“As a long-time veteran of the industry, Patrick brings a tremendous amount of knowledge and experience to our organization, and we are pleased to have him join the BMG-Hudson group,” stated Mike Phillips. “His extensive background in event production, system design and installation will be a benefit to both our manufacturers and our clients customers and makes him uniquely qualified to help us grow our company.”