Toronto, Canada (June 26, 2018)—Yorkville Sound has become the North American distributor for German pro audio manufacturer, HK Audio, noted for its cabinets, subwoofers, stage monitors and PA systems, including its Lucas, Elements, and Linear 3 lines
Yorkville Sound has been the distributor for HK Audio’s sister company, Hughes & Kettner Guitar Amps, for the better part of a decade. Last April, Hughes & Kettner awarded Yorkville Sound with “Best GrandMeister Sales” for 2017. The award was presented during Hughes & Kettner’s International Distributor’s Meeting at the MusikMesse trade show in Frankfurt, Germany.
HK Audio’s CEO, Nils Stamer remarked, “By teaming up with Yorkville Sound, HK Audio has found a veteran partner with over 55 years’ experience distributing PA and lighting products in North America. Yorkville Sound has a vast dealer network, a highly experienced rep force and proven success with their own manufactured PA products.”
Meanwhile, Jeff Cowling, Yorkville Sound’s VP of Sales & Marketing is pleased to grow the HK family within North America: “For the last twenty years, HK Audio has become a name in Europe associated with high quality live sound reinforcement systems. We have a longstanding track record with Hughes & Kettner that spans for most of a decade. Now, with HK Audio under the same roof, we can offer our North American Retailers the opportunity to work with our trusted team for all HK Audio brands.”
Yorkville Sound is an importer and distributor of microphones and accessories under the Apex brand, as well as studio effects, signal processors, microphone preamps and accessories under the brand name Applied Research & Technology (ART). In addition to distributing various pro and MI lines throughout Canada, its North American distributed lines include Granite Percussion, Denver Guitars, Orion FX Lighting, Dynaudio PRO and Hughes & Kettner Amplifiers.
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HK Audio • www.hkaudio.com