Crestron has announced the appointment of Andy Bennett as its new residential regional sales manager, covering southern California.
Bennett joined Crestron from Novidor and Firestone, where he was the southwest territory manager. In this position, Bennett will utilize his sales and marketing experience to drive growth and brand awareness of Crestron solutions within his territory.
“I am excited to have Andy join our dynamic west coast sales team,” said Dave Sell, Crestron west director. “As an experienced veteran of our industry, Andy’s expertise in sales and proficiency in AV and lighting integration will help us continue to expand the residential market in southern California.”
Bennett has nine years experience in AV sales and management. He began his career at SDA Security Systems as home electronics division manager, where he led sales initiatives, managed projects and developed new customers. Bennett owned and operated Integrated Media, where he was proficient in the programming and installation of custom home distributed AV systems, lighting design and control, camera design and control, whole house networks, and broadband/baseband home phone and cable systems. He is also a licensed electrician.
“I’m very excited to join the Crestron team and support the southern California residential market,” said Bennett. “This is a tremendous opportunity to take my years of technical and sales experience to help drive growth for Crestron and its dealers.”