Rosebery, NSW Australia–LeisureTech Electronics, inventors of A-BUS, the multi-room audio technology, has appointed Scott Sylvester as vice president of U.S. operations. In his new role, Sylvester will primarily focus on business development and strategy of A-BUS technology as well as OEM product supply to LeisureTech’s 16 A-BUS partners located throughout the world.
The appointment is effective immediately with Sylvester based in his home office in Southern California just outside of San Diego, California. Early in the new year, he will be traveling throughout the U.S. meeting with A-BUS licensees in support of their sales efforts.
With a successful career in audio that spans more than three decades, Sylvester was most recently with Sonance for seven years as director of product strategy. Prior to that, he had long-term executive roles with other leading brands such as Denon Electronics, Yamaha Electronics, and dbx.
A frequent presenter at CEDIA and EHX, Sylvester is a member of the board of the CEA Multi-Room AV Council and also serves on the TecHome Education Committee.
About the appointment of Mr. Sylvester, LeisureTech Founder and Managing Director Andrew Goldfinch stated, “Scott’s addition to our team represents a major step forward in our growth as well as our continued development as a leader in the multi-room audio market,” said Andrew Goldfinch, managing director and founder of LeisureTech. “With success comes a need for continuous improvement, especially in areas of developing our technology, our capability to leverage it and combining them with a clear vision of the future. Scott brings all that and more to LeisureTech, so along with everyone at the company, we are delighted to welcome him on board.”
“I am not only excited about the career opportunity for me personally but also for the exciting business opportunities for A-BUS and our partners,” Sylvester said. “I have long admired LeisureTech and what they have been able to accomplish with A-BUS. With my background and focus on multi-room audio, I am confident I can help further develop the A-BUS platform and solidify its place as the affordable standard in the industry.”
For more information, visit www.a-bus.com