Atlona has named Omar Prashad as its first country manager for Canada. In this new position, Prashad will be responsible for the development and implementation of the company’s strategy across Canada and to ensure the best value and support for distribution partners, integrators, dealers, and end-users in both residential and commercial markets.
Prashad has more than 15 years of pro AV experience, most recently with Advanced Presentation Solutions, an Ontario-based AV system design and installation firm, where he was general manager, systems integration
Prior to that, Prashad had a nine-plus year tenure at Duocom, a Montreal-based AV presentation products and systems integration firm. He started as a senior consultant, systems integration, before being named vice president of sales and engineering in 2011. Duocom was purchased by AVI-SPL in 2013.
“In commercial and residential AV, Atlona represents a particularly high standard of performance, innovation and reliability,” said Prashad. “Working with the great team in place here, I am excited and intrigued at the possibilities as we continue to build the company’s business in Canada.”