Lenbrook International, owners of premium specialty audio brands Bluesound, NAD Electronics, and PSB Speakers, have appointed Joe de Jesus as the company’s product manager for custom installation and for the NAD and PSB brands. de Jesus comes with more than 30 years of professional CE experience with a focus on sales and training of technical products.
Prior to joining Lenbrook, de Jesus served as director of global sales for Totem Acoustic and before that, was custom residential manager for Design Electronics. In a previous role, de Jesus also represented the API loudspeaker brands, which included Mirage and Energy as well as Klipsch and Jamo.
“Lenbrook is delighted to have someone with Joe’s deep resume in sales and training of CI products. Having hands-on experience in all facets of our business allows Joe to provide valuable insights into a market Lenbrook is keen to further develop.” commented David Cain, Lenbrook vice president for sales and commerce. “This is the first CI product manager position for Lenbrook and it follows on from Lenbrook’s senior leadership changes last year and the assurance to focus ourselves and our priorities. It also underscores our commitment in leveraging NAD and PSB’s core technologies, along with the BluOS platform, to offer a unique value proposition to the CI market.”
According to Stephen Baker, Lenbrook America’s senior director of sales, “To be truly successful in the CI channel requires not only exceptional products but excellent technical support as well. Joe’s background in sales at the manufacturer level as well as system design within a CI dealer, gives him a keen understanding of what it takes to support our dealers and in turn, their customers.”
de Jesus will report to David Cain as part of and of Lenbrook International’s growing product management team. He will be working in the field closely with Stephen Baker, his regional sales team and their dealers.