Foothill Ranch, CA (September 10, 2010)--Renkus-Heinz has appointed Rik Kirby to the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Kirby has been with Renkus-Heinz for five years, most recently as Vice President of Operations, and previously as National Sales Manager. A pro audio veteran, his resume includes stints at Turbosound and BSS Audio, and before that, several years as a Live Sound Engineer. In his new position, he will be responsible for the direction and coordination of all sales and marketing activities, as well as overseeing product management and supporting the company's growing application engineering department.
"Rik is truly the ideal candidate to lead the company's sales and marketing efforts," remarked Harro Heinz, Renkus-Heinz Founder and President. "He brings many years of experience and dedication to the position, and we are confident that under his leadership the company will continue to grow and prosper."
"I'm very pleased to accept this new position," added Kirby. "Renkus-Heinz has always been at the forefront of loudspeaker technology, and I'm looking forward to being more actively involved in our products. I firmly believe in the quality of our products, and welcome the opportunity to stand behind them in an even greater capacity."
The company begins an immediate search for a qualified successor for VP of Operations.