Industry Veterans Join Klipsch Group
INDIANAPOLIS (January 20, 2016) — Klipsch® Group, a tech driven audio company, announces today the addition of two consumer electronics veterans to the company as part of an internal reorganization, positioning Klipsch as the leader in innovative audio solutions. Chad Vogelsong is Senior Director of Product and Channel Marketing for the Digital, Streaming and Portable Audio Solutions division. Dusty Thomas serves a dual role as Cinema Sales Manager in North and South America, as well as the Channel Marketing Specialist for the Component Audio Solutions business unit.
Chad Vogelsong joins Klipsch Group in a new position as Senior Director of Product and Channel Marketing for the Digital, Streaming and Portable Audio Solutions. He will work closely with key global accounts to successfully launch products and drive sales at the retail level, in stores and online. Vogelsong brings more than 20 years of consumer electronics experience to Klipsch Group. His past sales, marketing and channel marketing roles were served at Monster, Harmon Karden and JVC.
Joining Klipsch Group in a dual role is Dusty Thomas, serving as Cinema Sales Manager in the Americas and Channel Marketing Specialist for the Component Audio Solutions business unit. In this new position, Thomas is responsible for exponential sales growth in new and existing cinema markets, as well as delivering marketing solutions to key global customers in the Component Audio Solutions division. He has over 12 years experience in cinema technology sales and marketing, cinema industry projection, as well as marketing consultation. Thomas previously served in sales, business development and marketing roles at Datasat Digital Entertainment, QuVIS, Imagemakers and Strictly Social Media.
In 1946 Paul W. Klipsch, inventor, acoustics pioneer and maverick, founded Klipsch Audio with the sole purpose of bringing the power, detail and emotion of the live music experience into his living room. Through the use of highly efficient speaker designs, handcrafted cabinetry and a thirst for real engineering breakthroughs – Klipsch, the great American loudspeaker company, was born in Hope, AR. Today, our diverse range of quality audio products includes speakers and headphones for almost any consumer and professional application – including cinema, whole-house, wireless, home theater and portable offerings. Honoring our founder’s legacy, Klipsch continues to be the legendary high-performance brand of choice for audiophiles and aficionados around the world. We are the Keepers of the Sound®. Klipsch Group, Inc. is a VOXX International Company (NASDAQ: VOXX).