Clear-Com has appointed Richard Palmer as regional sales manager, Southern Europe and Africa. In this role, Palmer will strengthen Clear-Com’s market presence in Southern Europe and Africa by developing and maintaining key dealer and reseller relationships, while actively pursuing new sales opportunities in the region.
Palmer comes to Clear-Com from Solid State Logic, where as international distribution manager he handled all activity for the worldwide distributors of SSL’s analogue and digital pro-audio portfolio. He has held similar responsibilities at Audio-Technica and Advitel.
“Clear-Com’s excellent reputation, broad product range and solid international partner network will be an excellent platform from which to grow the business in both traditional and new markets,” says Palmer. In addition to his experience in audio sales and management, Palmer has also worked as a lecturer in music technology and audio production at De Montfort University. He also served as a course team leader in music technology at Leicester College. “Richard’s wide-ranging background in audio sales and management is an excellent compliment to our sales team and its goals for Southern Europe and Africa,” says Karlie Miles, Clear-Com’s director of EMEA sales. “We are confident he will provide our customers, dealers and distributors with the kind of hands-on support they deserve, and help to further continue our success in the region. We warmly welcome him to the company.”