TRIBUTARIES® Appoints National Sales Manager

Tributaries® Cable announces the appointment of Keith Dowd as National Sales Manager.

Orlando, Florida -September 2008 -Tributaries® Cable is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Dowd as National Sales Manager.


The 27 -year industry veteran brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to his position. "Keith has the ability to articulate the ideas and concepts of what it takes to be successful in the specialty home electronics business," said Joe Perfito, President of Tributaries. "He especially enjoys working with salespeople and system designers to help them better understand the products -and how to be more successful selling them."

"This is a great industry and we are all fortunate to be able to make our living selling products that give the clients a great deal of pleasure," said Dowd. "I'm thrilled to be a part of a company that takes developing and supplying reliable high performance goods seriously -but also has a lot of fun doing it."

After receiving a business degree at Emporia State University in Kansas, Keith went to work for long time high -end retailer Beatty Electronics. When Beatty's closed he started a custom installation business that eventually grew to become Audioport, a successful high -end audio store and custom installation business. Keith sold Audioport in the late 90s and went to work for Madrigal Audio Labs, manufacturers of Mark Levinson, Proceed and Revel products, among others. He worked his way up and eventually became Director of North American Sales for Madrigal. Prior to joining Tributaries, Keith was the Eastern Regional Manager for AudioQuest.

Keith resides in Clinton, CT. He can be reached at (860) 669 -2595.

About Tributaries®
Established in 1991 in Orlando, Florida, Tributaries® is an acknowledged leader in the design, production, and distribution of high -quality audio and video interconnect cables, speaker wires, accessories, and electronics. The company prides itself on its customer service, and has won the CE industry magazine Inside Track Supplier Loyalty Awards a total of eleven times in the past twelve years.

For more information, please visit www.tributariescable.com.

Featured Product

ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

C1M1 offers a truly significant reduction in transmission time in comparison to other communicators that rely on dial capture or data bus decoding. This can result in quicker response time to emergency situations which could save lives and assets. By providing both IP and cellular pathways, C1M1 provides the reliability installers are looking for in an alarm communicator. C1M1 eliminates port forwarding and extra fees for remote access. Installers can remotely upload/download programming changes to M1 controls over IP or cellular using ElkRP2. Consumers can control the M1 remotely via the free ElkLink mobile app and web portal, as well as eKeypad and M1 Touch Pro apps. Other IP-based software and interface partners can connect to the M1 control over the local network through C1M1. C1M1 also provides email/text notifications for arm, disarm, and alarm events. ELK-C1M14GSM supports GSM (AT&T/T-Mobile) networks and ELK-C1M1CDMA supports CDMA (Verizon) networks.