Wohler appoints head of sales for monitoring products for Asia Pacific
ASIA: Wohler Technologies has appointed Andy Stanton as head of sales for the company's monitoring product line in the Asia Pacific region, where he will handle Wohler's direct sales activities while strengthening and expanding the Wohler dealer and integrator network across Asia Pacific markets.
Mr Stanton began his career as an engineer at the Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) in 1975, and since has worked in broadcast, postproduction and new media enterprises. Much of his business experience has focused on bringing new solutions and technologies into the Asian marketplace.
In sales and management roles with companies including OmniBus systems, Odetics Broadcast, Discreet Logic and Abekas Incorporated, as well as his own consulting firm, ITS, he has focused on building business opportunities in Asian markets, on establishing and training the distributor/channel network in these region, and educating the customer base as to the value of media technologies to their business models.
Based in Thailand for more than 20 years, Mr Stanton has experience working in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan, Australia, China, Korea and Japan.
‘Andy is both well-known and well-respected in the broadcast industry, and he joins our sales team not only with a strong foundation spanning broadcast, post and new media sectors, but also with a remarkable depth of experience working in Asia-Pacific markets,’ said John Terrey, vice president sales at Wohler. ‘He understands how to capitalise on new business opportunities in this area while maintaining and expanding relationships with existing customers. We believe he will be a valuable addition to our worldwide sales team.’