Community names Steve Johnson as CEO
WORLD: Community Professional Loudspeakers has appointed Steve Johnson as CEO, where he will oversee the company’s overall business and sales strategies.
Mr Johnson has over 25 years of engineering, marketing and management experience in the pro audio and communications industries, and his previous roles have included VP and brand management positions with Bosch Communications Systems, Harman Music Group and Shure. Prior to his new role, Mr Johnson served at Bosch as global brand manager, and was responsible for the worldwide brand management of Electro-Voice, RTS, Telex and Dynacord.
‘I am delighted to join Community at this important time in its history,’ said Mr Johnson. ‘The company is well respected worldwide and has an impressive line-up of new products. Community is poised for strong growth and I look forward to leading the company into the future.’
‘Community has continued to grow throughout the economic recession and recovery,’ said Community president and chief engineer, Bruce Howze. ‘I’m confident that under Steve’s leadership, Community will not only continue its strong performance, but start an upward trajectory of unprecedented growth. Steve will be a major driving force in the company’s future. I’m very pleased to welcome him to Community.’