After five years with the company, Rik Kirby has taken up the position. Prior to this he was vice president of operations and also spent time as a national sales manager.
A pro-audio veteran, his experience includes stints at Turbosound and BSS Audio along with several years as a live sound engineer. In his new position, he will be responsible for the direction and co-ordination of all sales and marketing activities, as well as overseeing product management, and supporting the company’s growing application engineering department.
“Rik is truly the ideal candidate to lead the company’s sales and marketing efforts,” remarked Harro Heinz, Renkus-Heinz founder and president. “He brings many years of experience and dedication to the position, and we are confident that under his leadership the company will continue to grow and prosper.”
“I’m very pleased to accept this new position,” added Kirby. “Renkus-Heinz has always been at the forefront of loudspeaker technology, and I’m looking forward to being more actively involved in our products. I firmly believe in the quality of our products, and welcome the opportunity to stand behind them in an even greater capacity.”
The company is currently looking for a qualified successor for VP of operations.