LOUDSPEAKER SPECIALIST RUNE KARSBAEK JOINS SNAPAV PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT TEAM
Charlotte, NC – May 28, 2009 – SnapAV, the manufacturer and exclusive source of Episode™ speakers and electronics; Dragonfly™ film screens; Strong™ mounts and racks; Binary™ cables, compression connectors, baluns and bulk wire; Old Camden™ cine-cabinets and Wirepath™ structured wiring, today announced the appointment of Rune Karsbaek as product manager.
SnapAV President Jay Faison says, ”As a manufacturer focused on high-quality products, it is important for us to have high-quality people on our team. Rune Karsbaek’s experience and expertise in loudspeaker design will greatly benefit our company’s future audio offerings. We are thrilled to have him onboard.”
Karsbaek possesses more than three decades of experience in the product development and sales of audio products. He has led loudspeaker driver manufacturers Peerless and Vifa US in the roles of VP of Sales and President, respectively, and has held management positions with Jamo / Klipsch, Bang & Olufsen and Bruel & Kjaer Instruments.
Established in 2005 by Jay Faison, the owner of Zobo.tv, a custom integration company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, SnapAV is a manufacturer and exclusive source of nearly 550 high-quality products for the custom A/V channel, covering a wide breadth of categories.
From the outset, SnapAV's business model has been focused on enabling dealers to increase profitability in 3 distinct ways: 1) Saving dealers money by providing comparably performing products across key custom A/V categories that significantly reduce dealer's cost of goods; 2) Protecting dealer margins by implementing price-protection policies and zero-tolerance Internet sales policies and 3) Simplifying dealers operations through best-in-class online ordering, installer-friendly product designs and customer service policies.
Current SnapAV product brands include Episode™ (Speakers & Electronics); Dragonfly™ (Film Screens); Strong™ (Mounts & Racks); Binary™ (Cables, Compression Connectors, Baluns & Bulk Wire); Old Camden™ (CineCabinets) and Wirepath™ (Structured Wiring). www.snapav.com