New York, NY (February 14, 2013)—Community Professional Loudspeakers has appointed Timothy Dorwart to be CEO, where he will oversee the company’s overall business and sales strategies.
Dorwart brings more than 30 years of sales, manufacturing and management experience in the pro audio and music industries. Previously, he has held VP positions with Bose Corporation and DMX Music. Since 2007, he led the Stanton Group through a successful turnaround as its CEO. Dorwart joins Community from Gibson Guitar Corporation, where he held the position of General Manager, Pro Audio and guided the integration of Stanton Group assets to form Gibson's new Pro Audio Division.
“I am delighted to join Community at a pivotal time in its history,” said Dorwart. “The company is poised for considerable expansion and I look forward to leading the company into the future.”
“Community has continued to grow throughout the economic recession, with its diverse profile of high-value, high-performance outdoor and installation products,” commented Bruce Howze, current president and chief engineer of Community Professional Loudspeakers. “I’m confident that under Tim’s leadership, Community will not only continue its strong performance, but start an upward trajectory of unprecedented growth. Tim will be the major driving force in the company’s future. I’m thrilled to welcome him to Community.”
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