Carlsbad, CA (October 11, 2011)—The AVC Group has promoted Western regional sales manager of Niles, Kenneth Johnsen, to the newly created position of international training manager.
He will be responsible for the development and implementation of all distributor and dealer training programs and training teams for the ELAN, Niles, Xantech, Sunfire and ATON product lines outside North America.
Johnsen's former position has been filled by Hank Alexander, who returns to Niles from Crestron. There, he served as Mountain States regional sales manager since 2008. Prior to that, he was the Western regional sales manager for Niles from 2006 through 2008, where he was responsible for the supervision of seven rep firms and the retail launch of the ICS IntelliControl brand.