NuVo Technologies Hires Jeff Mahan as its New Western Regional Sales Manager

Newest addition to the NuVo team brings significant manufacturer and retail sales experience to the value leader in whole home audio.

Hebron, KY - August 6, 2009 - NuVo Technologies, the value leader in whole home audio, announced today that it has hired an accomplished industry veteran, Jeff Mahan, as its new western regional sales manager.


Mahan comes to NuVo from Exceptional Innovation, maker of the Life|ware digital entertainment and automation solution, where he served first as national sales manager and subsequently as director of sales. From 2004 to 2006, Mahan was regional sales manager for Colorado vNet, a manufacturer of home automation and distributed A/V systems. Prior to his work for CEDIA industry manufacturers, he spent a decade in electronics retail with specialty chain Ultimate Electronics, serving as a sales executive, store manager and finally a store general manager.

Overall, Mahan's career experience includes five years of managing indirect and field channel sales in the CEDIA market, eight years in leadership management positions, and 14 years of specialization in high -end home electronics and custom integration sales and design. In his prior positions, Mahan worked on numerous NuVo installations, including the 2009 New American Home project in Las Vegas, and is familiar with the company's products and philosophies.

"Jeff has established himself as someone who brings a great work ethic and integrity to our business," said Chris Westfall, NuVo's vice president sales, USA. "He is an outstanding fit both for our culture and for our future."

Mahan is a resident of the Denver area, where he lives with his wife and four children. He will maintain his office in the Centennial State.

"NuVo is a fantastic organization with reliable products that are easy to use and profitable for the dealer, and its customer service is second to none in the industry," said Mahan. "I'm excited about the products we're launching this fall, especially the Renovia power line carrier solution, which will open up a huge new revenue opportunity for our dealers by enabling them to retrofit high -quality whole home audio into any existing home, multi -dwelling unit or small business. Best of all, I can reconnect with a number of old friends, including some of the industry's best dealers and representatives."

For more information about NuVo Technologies, please visit www.nuvotechnologies.com.

About NuVo Technologies
Based in Hebron, Ky., just outside of Cincinnati, NuVo Technologies is a leading manufacturer of whole home audio systems. NuVo focuses just as much energy on its products' value and ease of use as it does on their quality, design, energy efficiency and engineering, striving for the highest levels in all aspects. The value leader in its category, NuVo believes the music -enabled home is something that all consumers can achieve and enjoy. Its products can make it happen. Visit NuVo's comprehensive website at www.nuvotechnologies.com.

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