Lancaster, PA (March 26, 2013)—Visual audio meter vendor RTW has appointed Christopher Spahr to U.S. Director of Sales and Operations. In his new position, Spahr will draw upon his background in audio sales and engineering to establish the new sales and services protocols at the U.S. facility.
Spahr is now based out of RTW’s new U.S. facility in Lancaster, PA. He will work along with Group One, RTW’s exclusive U.S. distributor, to support the company’s dealer base in the United States.
“The opening of our new U.S. facility marks quite a milestone for RTW,” said Andreas Tweitmann, CEO, RTW. “Our customers in the United States are very important to us. With Spahr’s expertise in sales and business development and his years spent as a recording engineer, Christopher has the background and passion necessary to support our customers and dealers and to help expand RTW’s brand further.”
Spahr joins RTW from Sennheiser, where he served as development manager. Prior to that, he held sales positions at various companies, including Richard S. Pass Associates, Inc., Peirce-Phelps, Inc. and Swank Audio Visual.
Spahr has also spent time as a recording engineer, providing audio engineering and production services for artists, including a Grammy-winning Latin jazz CD with Arturo Sandoval. Spahr holds a Recording Arts Specialized Associate’s Degree from Full Sail University and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Barry University.
“I am honored to join RTW as part of its U.S. expansion plans,” says Spahr. “With its portfolio of innovative audio solutions, team of expert engineers and commitment to value, RTW is a wonderful fit for the pro audio industry here in the United States.