Key Hires and Promotions Position OmniMount for Growth

OmniMount expands sales division with promotion of Tracy Knapp and senior hires John Deutsch and Tony Idone.

Phoenix, AZ - August 30, 2011 - OmniMount, global leader of consumer and commercial A/V mounting and furniture solutions, today announces the promotion of Tracy Knapp to director of the commercial division and two new hires: John Deutsch, senior vice president of North America sales and Tony Idone, general manager of sales for national accounts. The expansion of the sales division is targeted at strengthening the unit for continued growth with plans to drive and develop a new category of interactive products in the coming months.


"OmniMount offers the broadest portfolio of market -leading products with a constant focus on innovation and quality," said Geoff Miller, president of OmniMount. "The expansion of our sales team is designed to sustain our continued growth. It's a pleasure to expand Tracy's role as he has been a huge contributor to the success of the commercial division, and we welcome the excellence and experience that John and Tony both bring."

Knapp has been with OmniMount since 2006 and will now be responsible for managing operations of the professional division. "OmniMount has recently seen significant growth in its professional division," said Knapp. "My goal is to further drive that growth by introducing products that are designed specifically for hospitality, education and security." Knapp brings more than 26 years of experience in the consumer electronics and commercial industries to his new position. Before joining OmniMount, he was with Toshiba America as the Western Regional Sales Manager.

Deutsch will oversee operations of all the North America sales divisions as senior vice president. In particular, Deutsch will bring a portfolio of products to market that focus on unique, trend -setting interactive designs. Previously with Ergotron for over 23 years, most recently as vice president of ODM sales, Deutsch is a proven veteran of the mount business.

Idone joins the OmniMount team as general manager of sales for national accounts with more than 23 years of retail -based sales experience in the CE industry, specializing in key, major accounts. Idone will focus his expertise on growing the channel for OmniMount. Prior to OmniMount, Idone was with Audiovox and Thomson Consumer Electronics.


For more information about OmniMount visit www.omnimount.com or call 1 -800 -MOUNT IT (1 -800 -668 -6848). If you'd like to connect with OmniMount on popular social networking sites, follow them on Twitter and LinkedIn, like them on Facebook and watch the latest videos on YouTube.


About OmniMount
OmniMount is a global leader in the design and manufacturing of A/V mounting and furniture solutions for residential home entertainment and commercial applications. A perennial innovator, OmniMount has set industry standards for over three decades with groundbreaking in -house design and engineering, premium quality and unsurpassed reliability. Whether it's a small speaker, a large flat panel display, or anything in between, OmniMount has the right mounting solution for every job. Based in Phoenix, OmniMount currently is represented in more than 67 countries.

Press contact: Betsey Banker, betseyb@omnimount.com

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