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Vivint Hires David Bywater as New CEO

After years serving as the CEO of Vivint Solar where he oversaw the execution of its merger transaction with Sunrun, Bywater will now take on the role of CEO for Vivint Smart Home.

CE Pro Editors · June 07, 2021

Todd Pedersen Steps Down as Vivint CEO

Todd Pedersen has decided to step down from his role as CEO, but will remain a member of Vivint’s board of directors.

CE Pro Editors · May 24, 2021

VITAL MGMT Hires Matt Bernath to Lead Growth Initiatives

VITAL MGMT has announced that it is bringing Matt Bernath on board to lead its market growth plans.

Robert Archer · May 17, 2021

Mike Fasulo Retires, Neal Manowitz Named President and COO of Sony Electronics North America

As longtime COO and SVP Mike Fasulo retires, Sony has appointed Neal Manowitz as the new COO and president of Sony Electronics North America.

CE Pro Editors · March 30, 2021

Nike Exec Trip Randall Named Denon President

Denon has named Trip Randall as its new president and hopes the move will help the company boost its direct-to-consumer sales and introduce new products.

CE Pro Editors · March 15, 2021

Access Networks Ben Jurow vice president sales

Access Networks Names Ben Jurow Vice President of Sales

Ben Jurow’s promotion to latest Access Networks sales position follows chief sales officer Bryce Nordstrand’s recent move into CEO role.

CE Pro Editors · February 11, 2021

Vivint Smart Home President Alex Dunn Steps Down

After working for Vivint for 14 years, Dunn has decided to leave the company, but will remain in an advisory role through March 2021.

CE Pro Editors · March 05, 2020

Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins Shakes Up Executive Leadership

CEO Gideon Yu and president Greg Lee have resigned from Bowers & Wilkins, which will now be totally independent from EVA Automation.

Jason Knott · February 28, 2020

Sony Hires Jeff Goldstein to Lead CI Channel

Sony appoints Jeff Goldstein as head of sales for its Consumer Integrated Systems (CIS) division, a role he held for many years.

Jason Knott · February 13, 2020

Tom LeBlanc NSCA outreach director

NSCA Hires Ex-CE Pro Editor LeBlanc for Industry Outreach Role

Tom LeBlanc has returned to the AV industry in a new NSCA position aimed at amplifying its resources.

D. Craig MacCormack · January 08, 2020