Morgan Hill, CA (May 18, 2007) — Velodyne Acoustics Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of powered subwoofers for home-theater and consumer audio, today announced the appointment of industry veteran John Miller as Eastern Regional Sales Manager. In this role, Miller will be responsible for broadening Velodyne’s reach into the custom installation and retail markets east of the Mississippi. Based in Pennsylvania, he will also manage Velodyne’s representatives in the Eastern region and provide sales training.
“I am delighted to join Velodyne and look forward to creating new opportunities to grow our business in the East,” said Miller. “Velodyne has the personnel, products and strategy in place to continue to grow and strengthen their premier position as the leader in high performance subwoofers and related bass management technology. I am excited to be part of this great team.”
Miller has more than 30 years of marketing, sales and management experience in the audio/video and consumer electronics industries. Most recently he was president at Miller Group Marketing, Inc. Over his career, Miller has held various executive and sales management positions with companies such as Legacy Audio, Inc., Definitive Technology, and Klipsch and Associates, Inc.
“With John’s demonstrated experience in the audio industry and with such a strong sales and marketing background, he has exactly the expertise and commitment that Velodyne is looking for and is an outstanding addition to our company,” said Doug Smith, Velodyne’s director of sales. “He has the proven abilities to help us reach and maintain our goals and we are happy to welcome John to the Velodyne team.”
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.