THIEL Enlists Independent Sales Rep for New York Metro Region

THIEL Audio has announced the appointment of Specialty Sound & Vision as independent sales representation covering the New York Metro region.

December 16th, 2009 (Lexington, KY) - U.S. loudspeaker company THIEL Audio (, has announced the appointment of Specialty Sound & Vision as independent sales representation covering the New York Metro region, including the five boroughs, Long Island, Rockland and Westchester Counties, upstate New York and northern New Jersey.

Based in Bergen County, NJ, Specialty Sound & Vision was founded in 1995, serving the finest specialty high -end audio, home theater, and custom installation showrooms in the New York Metro market. Principal Anthony Chiarella is intimately familiar with the A/V industry, having worked for years as an editor for such publications as The Absolute Sound, Home Theater Magazine, and others. "THIEL is one of the most coveted brands in all of high performance audio, and I believe that Specialty Sound & Vision is uniquely qualified to represent such a line in this region," stated Chiarella. "Both companies are dedicated to excellence -this is a match made in heaven," he added. Chiarella is confident that his firm's vast knowledge of the tri -state area and long -time associations with its dealers will enable Specialty Sound & Vision to establish a successful partnership with THIEL.

"We took our time and considered carefully before reaching an agreement with Specialty Sound & Vision," explained Ken Dawkins, VP of North American Sales for THIEL. "Obviously New York Metro is a critical and vibrant territory and we feel confident that Anthony and his team understand both the dynamics of our industry and the nuances of the region," Dawkins added. "We look forward to supporting Specialty Sound & Vision as we venture forward together."

Specialty Sound & Vision also represents NAD, Arcam, Nordost, and other fine specialty A/V brands.

THIEL Audio Products Company: Founded in 1976, THIEL is a privately -held engineering -driven organization that performs research, design, and manufacturing of loudspeakers for the highest quality home music and video sound reproduction. Our products incorporate a variety of technological advancements in driver design, acoustical construction techniques, and crossover design. All our work is directed toward one end: to provide the most realistic sound reproduction possible. THIEL's product range includes surface -mount speakers, in -wall/in -ceiling speakers, customized flat -panel video display speakers, subwoofers, bookshelf and theater speakers as well as THIEL's world famous floor -standing speakers. Prices range from $990 (each) for the SCS4, PowerPlane® and HigherPlane® to the flagship CS3.7 at $12,900 per pair. (

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