Ontario, Canada (October 3, 2005)–Audio Products International, manufacturer of the Energy, Mirage and Athena Technologies brands has entered the professional and commercial sound markets under the brand, Energy Pro. Bryston, audio amplifier manufacturer, will handle the exclusive North American distribution of Energy Pro.
Pictured with the Energy Pro E-9 powered near-field monitor are (l-r): Craig Bell, VP Bryston U.S. marketing and sales; Bill Calma, VP Energy Pro worldwide; and James Tanner, VP Bryston worldwide.The first products created under the new brand will be launched at the AES Show in New York City, at Booth 636. To manage the business unit, API has employed the services of industry veteran Bill Calma, known in the industry as the man who established Tannoy in North America. With more than 25 years experience in the professional and commercial sound markets, Calma will handle all aspects of launching the brand worldwide. Bryston VP, Craig Bell, will handle all aspects of Energy Pro U.S.