Harman Pro promotes Adrian Curtis to senior director for EMEA
EMEA: Harman Professional has promoted Adrian Curtis to become head of division-wide sales for the EMEA region, having previously served as head of sales for the company’s Soundcraft and Studer brands. Harman has described the move as an effort to ‘consolidate, streamline and improve’ its sales operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Mr Curtis – who has worked for Harman Professional for 21 years, originally joining Soundcraft in 1983 – will now lead sales operations for all Harman Pro brands in his region, reporting to executive vice president of sales Scott Robbins.
‘With Adrian Curtis, our channel partners, distributors, team members and customers get the best of both worlds — they have access to the experience, stability and expertise that comes with 20 years sales leadership coupled with Adrian’s product knowledge, energy and can-do approach,’ said Mr Robbins. ‘I am very pleased to make the promotion and I am certain it will have an immediate and positive impact on Harman Professional’s organisation and performance.’
Mr Curtis enthused: ‘I am very pleased to take on this new role and the accompanying responsibilities. With its winning array of brands, unmatched R&D firepower and deep organisation packed with passionate and skilled engineers and executives, I believe that Harman Professional has a unique and compelling sales proposition that pervades technology, integration and support. I look forward to working with my team and our customers to ensure we’re serving those customers more comprehensively and effectively than any other manufacturer in the EMEA region.’