Manley Labs hires Rick McClendon
WORLD: Manley Labs has appointed Rick McClendon as vice president of sales and marketing. Most recently general manager of Aphex Systems, Mr McClendon has decades of experience working with professional audio and music companies such as Tascam, Seymour Duncan, Harman International, and Roland.
Mr McClendon will work directly with president EveAnna Manley and strategic advisor Matt Ward, to solidify Manley’s presence in the pro audio market and to expand the manufacturer’s worldwide distribution networks.
‘I am confident that Rick’s distinguished history and industry connections will take us to the next level,’ said company president EveAnna Manley. ‘It’s very exciting to see Manley grow to the point where we can attract someone of Rick’s calibre.’
In addition to managing Manley’s network of US dealers and international distributors, Rick will drive efforts to raise awareness in the marketplace of the ‘build quality and sonic fortitude’ of Manley’s products.