Azione Unlimited (AU), the education/buying group for integrators and custom retailers, has elected three new board members. The two dealers elected to the board are: Jason Voorhees, of Cantara Designs; and Dennis Jaques, of Maverick Integration. The new vendor member is Ryan Donaher of Meridian.
Jason Voorhees, Cantara Designs
The Azione advisory board is made up of five dealers and five vendors. The newly elected board members join fellow vendor board members Keith Haas of Integra, Jason Sloan of Sonance, George Walter of Christie, and Eric Bodley of Future Ready Solutions, and dealer members Kim Michaels of Electronic Environments, Don Dixon of Definitive Electronics, and Kevin Lambidonis, of DES.
Dennis Jaques (top) Maverick Integration and Ryan Donaher, Meridian “Surrounding yourself with smart people is a recipe for success,” noted Richard Glikes, president of Azione Unlimited. “We continue to learn, share, and grow with the aid of astute mentors. We welcome Jason, Dennis, and Ryan.”
Ryan Donaher commented, “Azione Unlimited is a distinctive resource for the custom electronics installation industry; the members (resellers and vendors) represent the very best of the business. Collectively we pool our knowledge, ideas, and business to better represent what we all believe our industry is about. This is a group that I am very proud to contribute to, and I am honored to be more involved”.
Jason Voorhees said that he’s very excited by be joining the Azione Board. “Cantara has seen significant benefit not just in purchasing, but in strategy and process improvement over our two years as member, and I hope to further that for all,” he stated. “The next few years look very promising as we grow in numbers and provide even more value and benefits to the dealer and manufacturer members.”