Irving, TX (August 11, 2020)—SoundPro has appointed its first advisory board to help shape its future as the company expands and moves into new territories. “Sound Productions does not want to be another vending machine,” said SoundPro CEO, Joshua Curlett. “We want to create a better way to serve our industry and preserve what makes us special: our people.”
With that in mind, Sound Productions has appointed Charles Kitch, Craig Johnson, and Jonathon Curlett.
Charles Kitch is the Founder and former CEO of Sound Productions. Kitch took Sound Productions from its origins in backline, serving the biggest artists of the time, to add consignment sales to serve a growing customer base. Under his leadership, Sound Productions arrived at its current structure with Business Units in New Product Sales, Consignments, and Backline/Rentals. Kitch is also actively involved in advocating for others in various charities he and his wife are passionate about.
Craig Johnson is CEO of BIGNAME Commerce, a group of internet companies specializing in customized products for businesses, organizations and consumers worldwide. Prior to that endeavor, Johnson served as CEO of Full Compass Systems. He also spent 12 years in various senior level roles at Musician’s Friend, including CEO, and held the position of CEO at Nasco, Harry & David, and Gibson Guitar. Johnson is currently on the Advisory Board of Gardener’s Supply Company and is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Supply Management.
Jonathon Curlett is CFO of Cultivate Behavioral Health & Education, an organization that provides Applied Behavioral Analysis Therapy to children with autism and other developmental disabilities in Central Texas. With a background in manufacturing, distribution and healthcare, Curlett has participated in numerous mergers and acquisitions on both the buy and sell sides throughout his career, working with small private and large public companies over the years in key strategic and finance executive roles.
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