Home Entertainment Source (HES), a division of BrandSource, has added 10 new members canvassing the United States from Nevada to Indiana to New Jersey, adding to its network of dealers nationwide.
“The year is not over yet, but we’re already expecting very good numbers for new dealers joining the group in 2012,” said director of communications for HES, Andy Orozco. “We’ve added 40 new dealers from January through October alone, and we are looking to finish the year strong.”
“We think our unmatched member and vendor programs will continue to attract new HES members throughout the rest of the year and into 2013,” said executive vice president Jim Ristow. “Thanks to our robust programs and increased recruitment efforts, we are thrilled to be attracting high-quality dealers from all over the country. We are very pleased with the breadth, diversity, and venerability of all these new HES members.”
New members who joined Home Entertainment Source from August to October 2012 include:
The Phonograph, Tulsa, OK — The Phonograph team has designed and delivered top-notch residential audio and video systems for hundreds of clients, including installations for eight of the 10 most exclusive homes in the Tulsa area (Tulsa Business Journal).
Home Technology Experts, Southampton, NY — HTE was founded in 2004 to bring simplicity to the complex AV industry. The company designs, engineers, and installs sophisticated audio, video, and automation solutions that are reasonably priced, simple to use, and easy to update as new technologies emerge. With headquarters in Southampton, NY, HTE now serves clients throughout Long Island and the five boroughs of New York City.
Rotmans, Worcester, MA — Murray and Ida Rotman started out in the furniture business in the 1950s and watch their business evolve and grow. Since then, sons Steve, Barry, and Bernie joined the business. The Rotmans family attributes its business success to its undeniably large selection of category shopping not only in furniture, but also in mattresses, carpeting, and flooring plus, most recently, televisions and consumer electronics products.
Sound Towne, Texarkana, TX — Since 1969, Sound Towne has been serving Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana with quality products, knowledge, and installations. The company is locally owned and has been at its current location since 1984, offering the latest in audio, video, satellite, and security.
ESS, Hillsborough, NJ — Having evolved from a security company with its roots in the 1970s, ESS Home Theater was created in 2002 with founder Don Coords seeing a big opportunity in AV sales. In recent years, operations have expanded across the entire state of New Jersey and as far as Ohio. While the company still provides high-quality security systems, its services now encompass a wider array of needs including surveillance, home theater, audio, access control systems, and networking services.
Global Sight and Sound, Sussex, WI — Global Sight and Sound is one of Wisconsin’s leading audio-visual planning, integration, and service companies. The company has been designing and installing home theater systems, audio, video and home control systems for more than 25 years.
Premiere Home Entertainment, Las Vegas, NV — Since 1998, Premiere Home Entertainment has been servicing the Las Vegas Valley. The company’s focus and commitment is guaranteed for customers on any budget with the goal of creating a valuable experience that provides customers with confidence and security.
The Soho Shop, St. Charles, MO – The Soho Shop was founded by Bryan Jefferson and Coy Reeves in February 2008 around the kitchen table. Their first goal was simple: to find technology that would make their friends envious of their homes. The company grew rapidly, even through the housing downturn. In May 2010, the company officially opened its first facility and showroom, and now offers the area high-quality, cutting-edge products in addition to reliable service.
Digital Home Design, Carmel, IN — Digital Home Design serves the Indianapolis metro area with design services and the company’s technical acumen.
Sunbelt Technology, Atlanta, GA — Sunbelt specializes in working with high-end custom builders, homeowners building new homes, and existing homeowners looking to add home automation, house audio, and lighting control technologies. The company takes pride in managing all facets of the project to ensure exceptional execution, while encouraging homeowner participation in all facets of the design process.