Audio industry veteran Eli Harary has revealed the upcoming launch of AudioXperts, a new luxury brand that will deliver a collection of unique audio solutions.
“By incorporating the finest materials, and applying the latest technologies, in sophisticated, flexible and intuitive designs, AudioXperts will deliver products that ensure an extraordinary user experience and unparalleled pride of ownership,” Harary said.
“AudioXperts represents the culmination of my nearly four decades of love, passion and learning in this exciting field of entertainment,” said Harary, who will serve as president of AudioXperts. “My goal is for AudioXperts to bring out products that allow people to enjoy the one art form that enriches everyone’s soul: music.”
Eli Harary, president, has 40 years of experience in the audio industry in both the retail and manufacturing side of the business. Harary is responsible for setting the vision for the AudioXperts brand and is directly responsible for overseeing product ideation and design, as well managing sales and marketing.
Mark Nazar will serve as director of engineering. Nazar brings over 30 years of product design and engineering experience to the AudioXperts team. Nazar has led the design of a wide range of products, including active and passive loudspeakers, tabletop radios, and subwoofers.
Jeff Litcofsky will serve as director of marketing and communications. Litcofsky has 20-plus years experience in the audio industry. Throughout his career, he has worked in the areas of marketing, communications, PR, ecommerce, and social media and brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in customer service and well-executed product launches.
Marion “Chick” George will serve as director of sales operations. With more than 30 years of customer service and order management/processing and logistics experience in the CE industry, George brings a passion for customer advocacy, dealer relationship skills, and business program management to the team.
John Fischbach will serve as director of product voicing. Fischbach is responsible for the final voicing or tuning of all AudioXperts products, assuring that each and every model accurately reflects the desired sound and performance of the artist. Throughout his career, Fischbach has been directly involved in the recording and engineering of over 50 albums. He has been nominated for several Grammy Awards and was awarded a Grammy for his latest work with Cassandra Wilson. During his 40-plus year career in the recording arts, AES and other Recording Associations, Fischbach has been interviewed for his authoritative and well respected perspective on creating quality sound and the use of new technologies in the Art of Recording and Mastering.
In its initial launch, AudioXperts’ collection of luxury audio solutions will include models from its 4TV and EVA product lines:
The 4TV products will provide users with a TV and music solution that eliminates confusion, chaos and clutter. The 4TV Audio Entertainment Consoles deliver component level performance along with ease of use, and their smoked glass and aluminum enclosures integrate perfectly with today’s televisions, the company says. The 4TV consoles are designed to fit directly under the TV and feature patent-pending H.A.R.T. (High Aspect Ratio Transducer) driver technology, Dolby Digital, DTS, instant connection for an optional Apple Airport Express, Bluetooth audio streaming with the CSR aptX codec, multiple Surround mode and EQ settings, including an Audiologist approved Voice Intelligibility Enhancement setting, as well as a host of additional inputs and settings, all selected by touch sensitive controls. The 4TV 2112 has an MSRP of $1999.99, the two-piece 4TV 5122 will retail for $3999.
EVA (EnVironmental Audio) is a collection of eco-friendly tabletop audio solutions. EVA Music Systems deliver powerful performance from a compact size and are thoughtfully designed to maximize the use of recyclable, renewable and biodegradable materials. EVA models include a Dock FM Radio with Bluetooth, a Dock FM/DAB+ Radio with Bluetooth, and a Dock Speaker with Bluetooth. All feature a unique woven wool cover and bamboo case, easy touch controls, Bluetooth audio streaming with the CSR aptX codec, a digital optical connection for the addition of an optional Apple Airport Express, and an expansion port for an optional +Channel Speaker for true 2 speaker stereo playback and performance. The initial EVA models carry an MSRP from $199-$399, and will be available in two environment-friendly finishes, Slate and Sand.
AudioXperts’ next addition to its collection of unique audio solutions will be Korners, coming in September 2012, a range of room/designer friendly high performance component loudspeakers and powered subwoofers designed to truly integrate seamlessly into living spaces.
The initial product offering will be unveiled at an invitation-only event during the first week of August of 2012, in mid-town Manhattan. Products will be available only through authorized dealers, select online retailers, and directly through AudioXperts. More information will become available in August 2012 at the AudioXperts website: audioxperts.com.