In-wall and waterproof televisions supplier Aquavision has announced the appointment of Ronnie Turpie as director of EMEA business development with immediate effect.
Ronnie (pictured) brings with him international business management experience in the Pro AV, custom installation and consumer electronics industry both in the UK and overseas, the company says. He will be responsible for developing Aquavision’s international territories, partners, channels and vertical markets.
Ronnie joins from Canadian AV solutions companies Paradigm Electronics and Anthem AV where as sales and business development manager he was responsible for all sales and development throughout Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Prior to this Ronnie held various senior sales management roles in organisations in the AV and CI sectors such as AMX, Imerge and Meridian Audio working in the UK and internationally.
Aquavision managing director Alastair Benn said: “Ronnie is well known in the industry and brings a wealth of international business development experience as well as valuable knowledge in both the UK and overseas sectors. He will be an asset to our fast growing team at Aquavision.”
Ronnie added: “I have joined a progressive company at a very exciting time. I am looking forward to developing this great British brand. The industry is extremely fast moving, and it will be my job to grow the business and infrastructure as well as expanding the business overseas and appointing new distributors. The brand already has an excellent reputation and technically we have some of the leading experts in the field, people who are experienced in developing brands that are innovative but which also meet the real needs of our customers.”