Leeds, UK (April 27, 2006)–At the Frankfurt MusikMesse last month, UK Pro Audio & MI distributors, John Hornby Skewes & Co. Ltd. (JHS) received HK Audio’s top award, “Best Distributor Concert Sound,” for 2005.
Exclusive UK and Eire HK Audio distributors, JHS confirmed that HK Audio’s range of pro audio systems managed to achieve an impressive 40 percent sales increase overall last year. According to JHS, this result was spearheaded by the profile achieved following the introduction of the compact and innovative HK Audio COHEDRA COMPACT (CoCo) line array concert system, a high-performance system well suited to the majority of UK mid-size tour venues, and to the budgets of most pro audio touring and rental companies.
“The UK and Eire pro audio market has demonstrated great interest in the potential offered by the COHEDRA COMPACT system,” commented JHS MD, Dennis Drumm. “Sales of this system in particular are accelerating, in addition to ongoing increases sales figures achieved by HK Audio’s existing, established high-performance concert systems.”
“Securing the ‘Best Distributor Concert Sound’ award proves that we’re moving in the right direction with our efforts,” added Drumm. “You can rest assured that we’ll be doing our utmost to maintain and improve that level of success. The award will be a real motivating factor towards this. We’re delighted that our efforts have been recognised in this way, and it proves that the pro audio market is demonstrating real growth.”
John Hornby Skewes & Co. Ltd. (JHS)