SVS has appointed Walter R. Schofield as director of global sales. Schofield is an audio and consumer electronics veteran who will help drive U.S. and international growth through multiple channel segments.
Walter R. Schofield
“Walter has a passion for high performance audio, a tremendous work ethic, and he understands the unique position SVS has within the market,” said Gary Yacoubian, president of SVS. “I’ve known Walter for over two decades and his relationships, leadership and charisma will be instrumental as SVS continues its rapid growth in new and existing markets.”
Schofield was most recently vice president of sales and marketing for Sound Solutions. Previously, he served as president of Meridian America and global vice president of sales and marketing for the Harman Specialty Group.
“SVS has evolved from a premium, customer-direct subwoofer manufacturer, into an established world class audio brand that sells through all different channels,” said Schofield, director of global sales, SVS. “I’m excited to join such a vibrant, future-facing company and look forward to bringing the SVS audio experience to more happy listeners.”
Schofield will play a key role expanding SVS retail distribution in the U.S. and abroad while supporting online direct efforts for one of the fastest growing high-performance audio brands.