Chatsworth, CA (August 23, 2004)–Cerwin-Vega and KRK announced that audio industry veteran Derek Covin has been promoted to the newly created position of director of customer support. Covin joined the company as its sales administration manager for both the Cerwin-Vega and KRK divisions in 2003.
“I’m honored that Cerwin-Vega and KRK have confidence in my ability to service the needs of the company’s customers,” says Covin. “I look forward to making the most of my expanded role with the company.”
“In his short tenure, Derek has made enormous contributions to the company, and has consistently raised the bar for our sales administration team,” says Domenic Buonincontri, general manager of Cerwin-Vega and KRK. “Restructuring the department will allow Derek to take on the added responsibilities of leading our customer service and technical support groups. He’s a true industry pro.”
Before joining Cerwin-Vega and KRK, Derek Covin managed the sales administration team for QSC for several years. Previous to that, he spent 12 years in sales administration for Alesis.