Strachota appointed over US rep firms, branding
[BREA, CA – Audio Gear Group, manufacturer and distributor of a portfolio of custom integration brands, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bryan Strachota to the position of National Brand Manager, effective immediately. This appointment is in response to the dramatic growth of the company, which markets high-performance architectural and landscape speakers, subwoofers, amplifiers, and accessories for the custom integration industry.
As National Brand Manager, Mr. Strachota will work closely with Audio Gear Group’s Sales Manager Ed Han and will be in charge of hiring, managing, and motivating a national sales force of independent sales representative firms, as well as custom integration-focused distributors. He will also build and oversee Audio Gear Group’s national network of premier local custom integration system specialists.
In addition to these sales responsibilities, Mr. Strachota will be in charge of Audio Gear Group’s portfolio of brands including OSD Audio, OSD BLACK Series, Miller & Kreisel (M&K), and Carver. His responsibilities will include creating profitable dealer programs, overseeing sales operations and administration, creating and managing dealer product training, and administration of customer support functions.
Mr. Strachota’s multi-faceted career features more than a decade of experience in and around the custom integration industry. This experience includes stints with companies both national – such as Best Buy and Bose – and local – such as Magnolia Design Center (Costa Mesa, CA) and Audio Images (Tustin, CA). He has served in a broad range of roles, including client sales, systems design, and technical services.
“We are very excited to welcome Bryan to the Audio Gear Group team,” said Audio Gear Group Founder and CEO Dave Chai. “His insight gained from a career of wide ranging roles allows him to better appreciate the unique elements of clients’ desires, technology product capabilities, and the many issues surrounding effective system design. This wealth of experience makes him uniquely qualified to assist our sales representatives, distributors, and – most importantly – our dealers in achieving the highest possible level of success.”
Mr. Strachota will be based at Audio Gear Group’s headquarters in Brea, California. Those system integration dealers interested in learning more about Audio Gear Group brands should reach out to Bryan Strachota via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org; or by phone at: (562) 697-2600, ext. 101.
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to join such a professional and dynamic organization like Audio Gear Group,” said Bryan Strachota, National Brand Manager of Audio Gear Group. “Not only do they offer a broad assortment of some of the finest custom integration brands and products available on the market today, but they are deeply committed to meeting the needs of their dealers and sales force to a degree that I’ve never before experienced. I am honored, humbled, and tremendously excited to join this incredible team of professionals.”
To learn more about Audio Gear Group and its products, visit: www.audiogeargroup.com.
Tim Albright is the founder of AVNation and is the driving force behind the AVNation network. He carries the InfoComm CTS, a B.S. from Greenville College and is pursuing an M.S. in Mass Communications from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. When not steering the AVNation ship, Tim has spent his career designing systems for churches both large and small, Fortune 500 companies, and education facilities.