Chief VP of Sales Listed in Dealerscope Magazine's Top 40 Under 40

Chief Manufacturing, the industry leader in mounting solutions, is proud to announce that Steve Durkee was recognized as one of the young leaders in the CE industry.

Minneapolis, MN. - - (June 28, 2007) - www.chiefmfg.com - Chief® Manufacturing is excited to announce that Steve Durkee, Vice President of Sales and General Manager of Chief Products, was listed in Dealerscope magazine's Top 40 Under 40: A Look at the Industry's Brightest Young Stars.


The Top 40 Under 40 are the top talent who are shaping the CE industry. Dealerscope looked to all aspects of the market, from retailers to vendors to distributors in search of the best young leaders in the industry.

Durkee has been a member and leader of the Chief team since 2004. His greatest business achievement is having the opportunity to be a part of major new products that help change the industry. "If you have a passion for what you do and a great team, good things will happen," he said. "I've been fortunate at CSAV to work with a dedicated team in all of our areas, which not only leads to successful results, but makes it fun in the process."

To read the full article in Dealerscope, go to www.dealerscope.com and look for the Top 40 Under 40 feature article.

About Chief
Chief Manufacturing, a division of CSAV - Chief/Sanus Audio Visual, has more than 29 years of proven product and service excellence. Committed to responding to industry needs in the Pro AV, Residential and Office markets, Chief offers a complete line of mounts, lifts and accessories for flat panel displays and projectors.

Chief continues to design innovative mounting solutions that complement the technology they support. With multiple product awards and patented designs, Chief provides unique mount features, and is recognized for delivering not only quality products, but knowledgeable, helpful customer service.

U.S. and Europe sales offices support a global network spanning the Americas, Europe, the Pacific Rim and beyond. Chief distribution centers are located in Minnesota and the Netherlands. www.chiefmfg.com.

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