Meyer Sound has appointed Kent Margraves as sales manager, Midwest and Jay Wyatt as program manager, Cinema and Residential.
Effective immediately, Margraves assumes responsibility for sales and client relations in 10 states of the upper Midwest and Great Lakes region, reporting to Amy Luley, director of sales operations, US. Margraves comes to Meyer Sound with a broad range of experience and training, including 26 years as a live sound mixer along with positions in applications management, technical services, and as a product specialist with leading companies such as Waves, Sennheiser and Digidesign/Avid.
In his new position, Wyatt will be responsible for developing and overseeing all cinema product sales as well as providing pre- and after-sales support for clients in the cinema post-production, exhibition, and residential markets.
He reports to technical services manager Mary Molnar. Wyatt’s prior experience as a sales engineer and audio engineer encompasses application support, system design, and field calibration assignments for major cinema industry suppliers, including QSC, GDC Technology, and Ultra Stereo Labs. Wyatt is based in Southern California.
“With the hiring of Kent and Jay, we are again pleased that our company’s reputation attracts the best talent in the industry,” said Meyer Sound senior vice president John McMahon. “Jay and Kent have solid foundations in both technical expertise and hands-on experience, and that means they fully understand our customers’ needs and will provide the highest levels of service and support.”