- by Jacob Coakley
Electrosonic has promoted from withing, naming Paul Taylor the new sales manager of Cultural Entertainment and Leisure (CEL) business for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Taylor takes over for Rob Smith, who has also been promoted to GM of Service EMEA. Taylor will be responsible for finding projects that are a “good fit” for Electrosonic as well as managing and supporting Electrosonic’s UK-based sales team.
Electrosonic Announces Promotion of Paul Taylor to Sales Manager of Cultural Entertainment and Leisure
New York (January 9, 2013) – Electrosonic has announced the promotion of Paul Taylor to Sales Manager of the Cultural Entertainment and Leisure (CEL) business for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Paul replaces Rob Smith who was promoted to General Manager of Service EMEA.
Electrosonic's Cultural Entertainment and Leisure business provides a complete set of audio-visual services, including custom designed audio, video and control systems and on-site service solutions. Custom solutions are provided for museums, theme parks, hotels and visitor centres. Entertainment clients include designers, curators, producers, fit-out contractors and end clients themselves.
“Paul has been instrumental in helping to define the new direction of Electrosonic’s leisure business” commented Chris Conte, Vice President of Entertainment. “He will now use his extensive experience and leadership skills to focus our leisure business on projects that are a good fit for Electrosonic, as well as manage and support the UK-based sales team. Paul will work side-by-side with Electrosonic’s US entertainment team and report directly to me. We have created an international, collaborative and unified design and sales team to support our entertainment clients worldwide.”
Paul joined Electrosonic in 1984 and has worked in both the corporate and leisure markets, and has been involved in many of Electrosonic’s distinguished projects in the museums and attractions sectors. Paul’s previous position as Senior Sales Consultant allowed him to build strong relationships with designers, producers, end-users and other specialists, providing them with direction on the most suitable technology to help them achieve their project goals.
In addition to the Sales Management role, Paul will join the Electrosonic EMEA Leadership Team led by Sarah Joyce, Vice President EMEA.
Electrosonic is an international audio-visual company that creates tailored, state-of-the-art solutions for a wide range of markets including theme parks, museums, control rooms, and corporate meeting rooms. Since its founding in 1964, Electrosonic has built a strong reputation for working on complex projects, both large and small, and has developed lasting partnerships with customers and suppliers. Beyond complete integrated systems, Electrosonic provides a comprehensive scope of services including technical design, projector lamp sales, maintenance and operational support.
Learn more about Electrosonic. Visit http://www.electrosonic.com