Kansas City, MO â€“ September 2008â€¦ Ohio-based Star Marketing, headed by industry veteran Dick Starnes, announces the addition of Wayne Hartman to the organizationâ€™s personnel lineup. Star Marketing, which services the sales territories of Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, West Virginia, and Western Pennsylvania for Avlex Corporation in addition to functioning as the companyâ€™s eastern regional sales management office, will utilize Hartmanâ€™s extensive sales experience to help further Avlex Corporationâ€™s market penetration.
Hartman brings a wealth of experience to his new position with Star Marketing. As both a performing and teaching musician, Hartman has an extensive pro audio and MI sales background gleaned through past positions with the Hanser Music Group (who manage the B.C. Rich Guitars and Kustom brands, among others).Hartmanâ€™s retail sales experience is expected to be a valuable asset in his new capacity with Star Marketing. Additionally, Hartman previously operated a recording studio and continues his studio endeavors.
â€œIâ€™m very pleased to be joining forces with Dick Starnes and Star Marketing,â€? says Hartman. â€œDick has built an enviable sales organization and I look forward to digging in and contributing to the growth of the company. Iâ€™m very fond of the Avlex, Superlux, and MIPRO product lines and being that I will spend considerable time focused on furthering Avlex Corporationâ€™s visibility throughout Star Marketingâ€™s territory, this is an excellent opportunity for me.â€?
â€œAll of us at Star Marketing and Avlex Corporation are pleased to have Wayne onboard,â€? notes Starnes. â€œWayne brings a wealth of pro audio experience and a high level of enthusiasm to his new position with our organization. By having Wayne representing the Avlex Corporation product lines throughout our territory, I will be better able to focus on management of Avlex Corpâ€™s eastern US sales team. Iâ€™m confident Wayneâ€™s presence represents a win-win situation for everyone involved.â€?
About Avlex Corporation
Avlex Corporation is a leading supplier of high quality, feature rich, and competitively priced professional audio products. The Avlex, Superlux, and MIPRO brands of microphones, wireless systems, electronics, and accessories are available through independent dealers and contractors nationwide. For additional information on Avlex Corporation, visit the company online at www.avlex.com.