Ballston Spa, New York–October 24, 2005–ReQuest, Inc., the market leader of premium hard-disk-based audio and video solutions for the home market, has announced the appointment of Peter M. Cholnoky to the post of Chief Executive Officer.
Cholnoky joins ReQuest with over twenty-five years of experience in building, managing, and developing high-technology businesses. During his career, he has founded two companies, Quelsys, an enterprise software company offering on-demand marketing automation solutions, and Fox Industries, a web services company focused on building online communities. Additionally, he raised over $10 million in venture funding and won the Business Man of the Year Award from his local Chamber of Commerce. Peter also worked for Apple Computer Corporation for ten years where he was responsible for managing major accounts and channel distribution partnerships generating over $400 million in annual revenue.
Accepting his new role, Cholnoky said, “I am delighted to join ReQuest and work with the dynamic and talented team whose entrepreneurial spirit and enthusiasm has taken the company to the leadership position it enjoys today. I look forward to guiding ReQuest into the future and to positioning the company for the next stages of growth and development.”
Peter holds a BA from Dartmouth College and will relocate from Connecticut to the Ballston Spa area with his family.
Headquartered in Ballston Spa, New York, ReQuest Inc’s home-entertainment control systems have set the standard for high-end digital audio and video performance, management and system integration since 1998. From its market share leading AudioReQuest music servers to the multi-award winning VideoReQuest video management system, ReQuest’s products are the accepted leaders in cutting-edge custom integration technology. With over 10,000 units installed throughout the world, ReQuest also enjoys the #1 ranking for providing the best customer service in the custom integration industry. The company is also justly proud to have joined the rankings of the illustrious Inc.magazine as one of the top 500 fastest growing private businesses in America in both 2004 and 2005. For more information about ReQuest, visit www.request.com.
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