Hall Research, a designer and manufacturer of A/V and electronic hardware products, has announced the appointment of Jason Schwartz as Chief Executive Officer.
Schwartz will have the overall responsibility for creating, planning, implementing and integrating the strategic direction of the organization to advance its market share both domestically and internationally. This leadership transition comes in conjunction with the planned retirement of Ali and Gail Haghjoo, founders of Hall Research, who will be retiring July 31, 2020.
“We are excited to welcome Jason to Hall Research,” says Stephen K. Parker, Hall Research board chairman and Blackford Capital operating partner.
“He [Jason Schwartz] has a proven reputation of innovation as an organized and collaborative leader, and we know his impact-oriented and analytical strategies will further growth opportunities for Hall within in the pro A/V marketplace.”
Hall has been engineering and manufacturing A/V and data connectivity products since its inception, with a product range that includes matrix switchers, scalers and extenders for applications in a range of sectors including corporate, education, healthcare, transport, broadcast and government.
Hall is a portfolio company of Blackford Capital, a national private equity firm headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan.