StJohn Group Appoints New Representatives

Professional Sales and Marketing Firms Named for Southern California, Mid-Atlantic and Two Midwest Territories

Bellingham WA, March 3, 2008 - - StJohn Group, a leading specialty distributor of high performance products for North America, announced the appointment of representatives for three territories: Maxon Marketing in Southern California, Convergence Marketing in the Mid -Atlantic and Hi -Tech Sales and Marketing in the territories of Ohio/Western PA and West Virginia, as well as Indiana/Kentucky.


StJohn Group, guided by the maxim "Technology for Designed Environments™," helps reconcile the aesthetic and audio/video performance requirements for today's home entertainment consumer. To support their objectives, every link in the chain must be in alignment with the company's philosophy in order to ensure success in the marketplace while delivering maximum value to customers.

John Caldwell, sales director and co -founder of StJohn Group commented, "Even the best brands and products still need to be marketed, sold and serviced effectively in order to produce optimal results. With combined decades of successful experience in serving the specialty audio and custom installation markets, these three rep firms will have an immediate and positive impact on StJohn Group's sales and marketing efforts in those key territories."

According to Mr. Caldwell, there is more good news for independent representatives. StJohn Group is seeking professional representation for their award -winning lines in several prime territories. Qualified firms are encouraged to contact StJohn Group to express interest and submit their company profiles.

About StJohn Group

StJohn Group, Inc. is not a typical American distributor. Only representing lines offering exclusive North American distribution opportunity allows the company to closely work with its partners on a holistic approach to brand development. Unlike most U.S. distributors, StJohn Group offers its services in all facets of sales and marketing, including literature and collateral creative and production, advertising creative and buys, public relations, web sites, business development and long range market planning.

Based in Bellingham, WA with a satellite office in Ventura, CA, StJohn Group has seventeen regional representative firms and an active roster of more than 800 specialty A/V dealers. StJohn Group specializes in products and services for the custom integration (CI) market - both residential and commercial - and represents Artcoustic Loudspeakers, Cabasse Loudspeakers, iSky Panel Systems, Cineversum Projectors and Screen Excellence in North America and the Caribbean.

Visual Assets

High resolution photography of StJohn Group products as well as company logos are available by request.

Contact Information

Sales:

John Caldwell

Phone: (805) 647 -3779 • Fax: (805) 856 -2212

E -mail: john@stjohngroup.com

Administration:

4396 Saddlestone Drive, Bellingham, WA 98226

Phone: (360) 756 -2205 • Fax: (360) 647 -1087

E -mail: info@stjohngroup.com

Media Relations:

Peter Hoagland

5863 Old Dominion Court, Warrenton, VA 20187

Phone: (540) 349 -9648 • E -mail : Peter@Hoagland.us

Web site: Public Press Portal & Extranet:

http://www.stjohngroup.com/ http://teamsync.cebiz.net/







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