Roscoe Anthony named Renkus Heinz president
WORLD: Renkus Heinz has appointed Roscoe Anthony as its new president, with company founder and chairman Harro Heinz describing him as ‘bringing an extraordinarily wide-ranging skillset, with deep expertise in business, marketing, and manufacturing, along with a powerful grasp of today's complex technologies’.
Prior to his appointment, Mr Anthony spent 12 years as president of Califone, a manufacturer of audio and multimedia solutions for the education market, during which time the company transitioned from analogue to digital product lines. He is also known within the professional audio industry for his time with TASCAM, JBL and SKB, while in his earlier career he presided over award-winning advertising agency Reeds & Farris. He was once named one of the ‘Top 100 People in Advertising’ by Advertising Age magazine.
‘Renkus-Heinz is one of a handful of legendary companies that has paved the foundations of professional audio,’ commented Mr Anthony. ‘I'm honoured to be joining the organization at such an auspicious time, and I look forward to helping guide the company to a path of even greater growth and success.’
Mr Heinz concluded: ‘We are truly pleased to welcome him, and are looking forward to working together.’