|Top (l-r): Mikkel Nymand, Francis Lai, Bo Brinck; Bottom (l-r): Nils Vinding, Kim Nedertorp, Ole Moesmann|
Alleroed, Denmark (October 25, 2013)—DPA Microphones has restructured its management team to consolidate international sales activity around expected 2014 product launches.
Product specialist Mikkel Nymand to the newly created position of Product Manager. Reporting directly to CEO Christian Poulsen, Nymand is involved in the entire product management chain, from conception to development testing, launch and after sales maintenance. His role is also to ensure smooth communication, internally and externally, about the status of new and existing products and to provide a link between sales, marketing and development. He also plays an active role in new product development and is responsible for operating products during launch events.
Bo Brinck has been appointed to the position of Global Sales Support Manager, another new post that was specially created to capitalize on Brinck’s industry connections and technical expertise. In conjunction with DPA’s Area Managers, Brinck will arrange product demos, open house meetings with end users, seminars and training, as well as supporting similar initiatives orchestrated by DPA distributors and resellers.
Responsibility for sales within the Nordic countries now falls to Kim Nedertorp, who has been appointed Area Manager for the region. DPA has also appointed Nils Vinding as Area Manager for the UK, Switzerland and Central and South America. He joins the company from PPS, DPA’s largest reseller in Denmark.
DPA’s sales team in the Far East has seen the appointment of Francis Lai to the position of Sales Manager at DPA Microphones APAC in Hong Kong. Lai has 16 years’ experience in the pro audio industry, having previously worked for Sony Broadcast & Professional Asia, Shure Asia and Sennheiser Hong Kong.
Finally, Ole Moesmann has been appointed to the position of R&D Manager.