Van Nuys, CA–AVAD, U.S. distributor of custom home entertainment technology, and vendor partner Atlantic Technology, have announced the winners of its sales excellence vacation prize drawing. The contest, held from September 1, 2005 through December 31, 2005, was introduced as an incentive program to reward excellence in sales of Atlantic Technology products.
The prizes, which were awarded to AVAD dealers and their sales counterparts during the 2006 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, included a roundtrip for two to Hawaii. The grand prize winners are Kevin Alger of AVAD Northern California and dealer Russell Carlson of Carlson Electronics. Criteria were based primarily on sales of pairs of in-wall, in-ceiling, outdoor, flat panel and subwoofer speakers. Participants also received an additional cash bonus for each entry received leading up to the grand prize drawing.
“In the AVAD family, everyones a winner. These awards recognize those who really took the initiative to drive solid sales results for Atlantic Technology,” said Bob Gartland, president of AVAD. “Atlantic Technology and AVAD wanted to recognize our dedicated salespeople and dealers that put in the extra mile on AVADs behalf. One of the greatest aspects of this business is that at the end of the day, its all about having fun.
What a great way to end the yearby showing such incredible strength in our sales efforts, said Atlantic Technology president Peter Tribeman. Kudos to all of the participants who have worked so hard to spread the word about Atlantic Technology and its innovative products. Were looking forward to another amazing effort for 2006.
AVAD & Atlantic Technology Official Prize Winners:
Grand Prize Trip for Two to Hawaii
AVAD Northern Californias Kevin Alger
Dealer: Carlson Electronics Russell Carlson
1st Prize 4200e 5.1 THX Speaker System
AVAD Southeasts Jim Patten
Dealer: Dream Audio Videos Terrance Moody
2nd through 11th Prizes AW-424 All Weather Speaker System
AVAD Northeasts Chad Robertson / Dealer: Safe & Sound Systems Jason Tynes
AVAD Southeasts Scott Salzman / Dealer: Extreme Audio Videos Gary Hersch
AVAD Ohios Michael Abraham / Dealer: Antenna Service Co.s Bob Schatz
AVAD Centrals Jeff Mills / Dealer: Hi Tech Interiors Vice Jordan
AVAD Great Plains Shawn Dixon / Dealer: Signal Seekers John McMillian
AVAD Southwests Chris Pruet / Dealer: Jason Lowery w/ Dynamic Integrations
AVAD Southwests Jamey Knight / Dealer: Millennium Home Systems Kevin Fette
AVAD Rocky Mountains Dave Pirk / Dealer: Integrated Electronic Systems Erik Myklebust
AVAD Northwests Dustin Nichols / Dealer: McCoy Electric & Comm.s Kevin McCoy
AVAD Southern Californias Michael Fraser / Dealer: Automated Designs Robert Kleim