BLUFFDALE, UT, June 6, 2014 — Listen Technologies Corporation, a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of personal listening products for over 15 years, is positioning for its next phase of rapid growth and expansion by making key executive level changes. The company has begun to unveil a comprehensive business plan involving new product introductions, brand positioning, sales channels, marketing and customer service. Two key management appointments are being announced by Russell Gentner, CEO of Listen Technologies, that further emphasize the company’s commitment to ongoing expansion while ensuring the growth of Listen Technologies in the coming years.
Cory Schaeffer, former Vice President of Sales, has been appointed to the newly created position of Vice President of Business Development. In her new role, Cory will focus on business development by strengthening Listen’s relationships within the existing channel while expanding the company’s reach and penetration into new markets. Cory’s long-term relationships that she has developed over the years with representatives, consultants, integrators and distributors in the audio-visual industry, along with her true passion for the technologies and solutions offered by this market sector, make her an ideal fit for this new position.
Tim Schaeffer, formerly the Vice President of Strategic Development, has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Sales, Worldwide. With a rich history in sales and marketing management within the professional audio and system integration market sectors, during his tenure at Listen, Tim has been instrumental in the growth of the company and identifying new sales opportunities. In his new position, Tim will continue to capitalize on his unique skill set and guide the company with increased sales and market initiatives.
“We are extremely fortunate to have such deep experience in our management team that we are able to make the changes needed to take our company into the next phase of growth,” stated Russell Gentner. “Cory is an expert in pioneering new relationships, products and markets, which makes her perfect for spearheading new Business Development, while Tim is masterful at identifying and developing successful sales channels while maintaining strong customer relationships. I am thrilled to have both of them in these key positions.”