Professional Sound - August 2017 - Page 11

Sounds Distribution Announces New Management Structure Sounds Distribution has announced its new management structure following the sudden passing of company president Rohan Persaud in May 2017. Effective immediately, Michael Clarke is now president and CEO, which will see him lead the entire management team. Clarke led the financial direction of the company over the last seven years in his role as VP of finance and administration. He was the “right hand” to Persaud and brought over 30 years of financial, operational, and administrative expertise to the management team. Lynda Persaud is now VP of administration and human resources. She was an active sounding board during the previous 15 years her hus- band led Sounds Distribution, and says she is determined to continue his legacy to see Sounds Distribution to the next level of its development. Frank Teoli is now VP of operations, sales, and marketing. Teoli joined the company over two decades ago and was previously the regional account manager for Eastern Canada. In his MICHAEL CLARKE new role, Teoli will be responsible for leading the sales team, fostering existing business relationships, and developing new business opportunities. For more information, contact Sounds Distribution: 905-428-9062,, Erikson Audio Now Canadian Distributor for Ferrofish Products ERIKSON AUDIO’S TIM MARSHALL Ferrofish, a German manufacturer of audio solutions like the A32 Dante AD/DA con- verter and Verto Series ADAT/MADI/Dante network solutions, has named Erikson Audio as its exclusive distributor for Canada. “We’ve been carrying select Ferrofish models for some time,” says Tim Marshall, product manager for Erikson Audio. “Their association with RME, another brand we represent in Canada, allowed us to handle the occasional Ferrofish sale on a case-by- case basis. Now, with a regular stream of new, innovative, and well-placed prod- ucts coming from Ferrofish, we saw the opportunity for a more formal distribution relationship with them moving forward.” For more information, contact Erikson Audio: 514-457-2555, info@eriksonaudio. com, PROFESSIONAL SOUND 11