Hal Truax Joins OmniMount as General Manager, Custom Installation

Responsibilities for the 25-Year Industry Veteran Will Include Further Strengthening Communication Between OmniMount and its CI Customer Base

Phoenix, Ariz. - OmniMount Systems is proud to announce that Hal Truax has been appointed to the position of general manager, custom installation. In this role, Truax, a 25 -year industry veteran most recently with PCD in Santa Rosa, Calif., will be responsible for further strengthening communication between OmniMount and its existing CI customer base, while also opening new dialogue with potential customers.

"Hal has worked in a number of positions and has held a number of responsibilities during his tenure in the Custom Installation market, and we are excited to have this experience brought to OmniMount," said Alex Robertson, OmniMount vice president of sales. "The CI market is comprised of professionals with extremely detailed and specific needs, and OmniMount is dedicated to providing this customer base with the best possible products and services available. Bringing Hal on board proves our dedication to the CI market as his first hand knowledge of the market, dedication to superior service, and strong interpersonal skills will be a huge asset in communicating with the CI customer and determining how OmniMount can further strengthen our relationships with them."

"CI has been my life for a very long time," explained Truax, whose resume includes heading up the Custom Installation division with Good Guys, experience in retail and pro A/V management, and partnering in San Diego -based Ultra Link. "The CI market has changed over the years and the customers' needs will continue to change. They need a manufacturer that listens to them. OmniMount's strong growth in recent years is largely due to its dedication to the customer because as an industry leader they pride themselves on catering to the market's needs. This has lead to OmniMount's reputation becoming second -to -none, due in large part to its core management team, which has remained intact for years. They listen and they follow through. OmniMount is now in a great position to build even better products, such as the new innovative Wishbone cantilevers and tilt mounts, which will allow it to pull even further ahead of the competition."

Truax will also have a hand in developing new product and training programs, supporting reps, and creating new relationships with installation companies.

OmniMount is based in Phoenix, Ariz. For more than 20 years, OmniMount products have been recognized for groundbreaking design, the highest quality, and long term reliability. Today, OmniMount offers hundreds of mounting solutions to meet the needs of nearly any application. From mounting the smallest to the largest of speakers, to any size or shape of CRT or LCD television, and an elegant line of stylish and functional furniture, OmniMount offers a wide variety of products to maximize the Home Theater experience. Visit www.omnimount.com.

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