Kevro International, the exclusive North American distributor of Monitor Audio loudspeakers, has appointed industry veteran Michael Benedetto to the position of vice president of sales and business development, effective November 1, 2016.
Benedetto joins Kevro International with a two-decade history of successful industry sales, strategic management and an intimate knowledge of the consumer electronics space from Salamander Designs, one of the industry's leading high-end furniture brands.
Mike will report directly to Sheldon Ginn, vice president of Kevro International. "Benedetto's valuable experience in cultivating, growing and managing a wide array of customer relationships ranging from national retailers, buying groups, independent retailers, ecommerce and custom installers will be a great asset to the Kevro organization," Ginn said.
"Audio and music production has always been a passion of mine and I am very excited to join the Kevro family," Benedetto said. "The opportunity to be an ambassador and represent such a revered brand as Monitor Audio is a privilege. I am committed to help grow and build an even stronger presence for the Monitor Audio brand and Kevro within the CE industry."
Benedetto’s responsibilities will include managing a talented team of sales professionals within the Kevro organization, expanding their business within the CE space, and exploring new vertical markets within the United States.