Symetrix, Inc. announced hiring  Jim Newhouse, a veteran of the professional audio industry, to be Director of International Sales.

“Jim brings a wealth of experience to the table and will be building out a team specific to our partners outside North America,” said Ty Hawley, Director of Sales and Marketing. “In collaboration with our network of distributors and certified resellers, he will help strengthen the Symetrix brand, position our products, and drive growth.”

Jim’s career in pro-AV began with a warehouse role 30 years ago, and he eventually launched his own successful installation business. More recently, he developed high-functioning sales teams for a global loudspeaker manufacturer.

“I’m excited about this opportunity and working with such a great team,” Jim said. “Symetrix’s products set the standard for DSP quality and integrated control flexibility.”

Director of international sales is a new position at Symetrix headquarters in the greater Seattle area.

“Despite all the challenges of the past few years, the Symetrix family has been steadily growing,” said Mark Graham, Symetrix CEO, and owner. “Investing in this strategic role now demonstrates how serious I am about our global partners’ success and delivering exceptional solutions for all our customers.”

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