Morgan Hill, CA (May 20, 2008) — Velodyne Acoustics, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of powered subwoofers for home-theater and consumer audio, recently appointed Joe Finn to the position of training manager. In this newly created position, Finn will develop sales training programs and technical documentation to support Velodyne’s complete line of subwoofers.
The programs will be targeted to meet the product education and information needs of Velodyne dealers, custom installers, distributors, retailers, as well as sales representatives. These customized sales training programs will be held in the U.S., Canada and various international locations.
Finn returns to Velodyne with an extensive background in the audio industry. Previously at Velodyne, Finn was the eastern regional sales manager. He has held various managerial positions for companies such as Tandem Marketing Inc., Sonance, Bang & Olufsen America Inc. and Polk Audio. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Marquette University and a Masters of Educational Psychology from Loyola University of Chicago.
“Velodyne has further reinforced its commitment to supporting its customer base by strengthening our training and education program,” said Bruce Hall, president of Velodyne. “Joe brings a wealth of experience to the post and this new position ensures that everyone working within the audio industry can take advantage of appropriate and customized sales training.”
Velodyne Acoustics, Inc., founded in 1983, is universally recognized as the leading manufacturer of high-performance, low distortion powered subwoofers at all price levels. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, the company’s technically innovative audio products are available through a select group of authorized dealers, custom installers, and distributors worldwide. For more information visit www.velodyne.com.