Niles Audio Corporation, The First Name In Custom Installation®, today announced Al Burdett has rejoined Niles Audio Corporation as Vice President, Products. In his new position, Burdett will be responsible for strategic planning, product marketing and program management.
For more than a decade, Burdett served as Niles’ Vice President of Marketing and was responsible for marketing, brand development and many aspects of product development, including product design and ergonomics. Over the years, Al was instrumental in bringing to market industry-defining products such as the IntelliPad® Wall-Mount Keypad; the OS-10 Indoor/Outdoor Loudspeaker (as well as scores of in-wall and in-ceiling models); the IntelliControl® Home Theater Automation System; the SI-1200 12 Channel Amplifier; and the ZR-4630 MultiZone Receiver. During his tenure, Niles rapidly became the recognized leader for audio/video custom installation products.
“Albert’s return to Niles reinforces our strategy to provide our customers with a constant stream of industry-leading products for each of our core segments,” said Niles President, Frank Sterns. “We’ll look to leverage his years of industry experience, creative thinking and leadership ability to achieve the company’s goals,” Sterns added.
In his new role, Burdett is charged with implementing the infrastructure required to support Niles’ strategy to constantly provide major market segments, which include loudspeakers, home systems and integration solutions, with a complete and up-to-date assortment.
“It’s great to be back at Niles and once again part of an exciting, evolving industry”, says Burdett, “I look forward to continuing Niles’ heritage for innovation and superior quality products.”
Burdett holds several design and utility patents and has been recognized for excellence advertising, product design and packaging. He resides in Pinecrest, Fla. with his wife Alexandra and daughter Sophia.
- Al Burdett has rejoined Niles Audio Corporation as Vice President, Products
- Burdett will be responsible for strategic planning, product marketing and program management
- Burdett is charged with implementing the infrastructure required to support Niles’ strategy to constantly provide major market segments, which include loudspeakers, home systems and integration solutions, with a complete and up-to-date assortment
About Niles Audio Corporation
Miami-based Niles Audio Corporation is a 31-year-old company recognized as The First Name in Custom Installation®. The company is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of audio/video custom installation products and accessories and is guided by its vision to be the world’s leading provider of products and services that enable professional custom installers to design and install systems that delight their customers. To that end, Niles pursues a mission to provide solutions for end users which enable simple and easy access to home entertainment and that integrate seamlessly with other low voltage subsystems like lighting, internet, security and HVAC in residential and light commercial environments. Niles conducts its business with a promise to treat its customers, employees, suppliers and stakeholders with fairness and respect and to foster teamwork, innovation and a commitment to be the best in everything it does. Additional information may be obtained by visiting http://www.nilesaudio.com or by contacting Mike Detmer at Niles Audio Corporation, 12331 SW 130th Street, Miami, FL 33186 (1-800-BUY-HIFI; ext. 197).
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