Michael Wood Joins Noyd Communications, Bringing Additional Technical and Media Experience to the Expanding Firm

Noyd Communication's growth has necessitated expanding its internal operations with industry veteran Michael Wood to continue to offer industry-leading strategies and communications ---- Mike brings a wealth of publishing experience and technical knowledge to the firm, thus expanding agency skill sets and scope

Manhattan Beach, CA - May 18, 2015 - Noyd Communications Inc., a leading integrated marketing communications and public relations agency for the consumer electronics and technology industries, announces the appointment of industry leader Michael Wood as Vice President.


To facilitate the expansion of Noyd Communications' growing client roster and to offer industry leading services and solutions, Mike will be responsible for managing creative production and technical information, and will contribute to external communications. Mr. Wood brings with him over 23 years experience in the consumer electronics field, ranging from sales and custom installation, to nearly a decade in publishing as Editor or Senior Technical Editor for various magazines. He has most recently utilized his talents as the technical brand evangelist for consumer electronics conglomerate Samsung Electronics.

"I look forward to the varied opportunities that working for Noyd Communications bring," Mike said. "I'll be able to use my product experience and industry knowledge to help facilitate connections between new and different technology companies with media that speak to those technology's consumers."

A USC graduate, Wood's background and varied work experience will contribute to the many facets of the agency's needs. This includes his start in retail audio sales at former consumer electronics retailer, the good guys!, which quickly graduated to high-end manufacturer representation for companies like Adcom and Bowers & Wilkins and several years working in the custom installation industry. Within a short period, his understanding of, and ability to naturally explain technology led him to nearly a decade-long career in the publishing industry holding top editorial positions at premiere technology magazines lik Home Theater (now Sound & Vision), Home Theater Interiors and Curtco Robb Media's Digital TV and Sound. Since 2006, Mr. Wood has used this vast experience to promote Samsung Electronic's technology to trade, business and consumer media.

"It is such an exciting time for innovations in our world of home entertainment and I'm looking forward to Michael Wood's experience, technical knowledge and ability to communicate them for our industry, clients and staff," stated Jim Noyd, Noyd Communications President. "I'd like to create an environment where we can amplify Michael's communication abilities that can benefit us all."

Noyd Communications now has an impressive array of clients that includes VIZIO, Ambisonic Sound Technologies, DVDO, Krell Industries, The Luxury Technology Shows, RIVA, Kimber Kable, Questyle Audio, and EH Publishing's Campus Safety Events.

In 2015, Noyd Communications will embark on ambitious and creative marketing communications systems, PR and Social Media efforts for Ambisonic Sound Technologies' line of professional and home audio products and RIVA's Bluetooth speakers. In addition to public relations and social media, the agency will produce projects to be implemented that will include identity development, integrated marketing communications, new responsive websites and interactive and print advertising.

About Noyd Communications Inc.
With over 20 years of experience as marketing, PR and communications senior executive in the consumer electronic and computer technology industries, Jim Noyd, President of Noyd Communications, launched his firm in early 2007. His team's reputation for on-target effective communications, credibility, innovation and team building is well respected throughout these industries. Noyd Communications has garnered high-profile client awards from CNET, Digital Trends, Reviewed.com, Gizmodo, IGN, the Inc. 500, Sound & Vision, Good Housekeeping, PC World, and Popular Mechanics among many other prestigious honors including CEDIA's Lifetime Achievement Award. More information please see www.noydcom.com.

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