Home Technology Specialists of America Elects President and Vice President for 2011

HTSA's 2011 board members

CHESTER SPRINGS, Pa. -November 29, 2010 -Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) is pleased to announce that it has elected Bob Gullo, owner of Electronic Design Group, Piscataway, N.J., as President for 2011. Jon Robbins, President of Hi Fi House, Philadelphia, has been selected as Vice President for 2011. Craig Abplanalp of Definitive Audio, Bellevue, Washington was also newly elected to the HTSA board.

Returning board members are Brian Hudkins of Gramophone Ltd., Columbia, Md.; Joe Barrett of Barrett's Technology Solutions, Naperville, Ill.; Jeff Anderson of Aurant, Salt Lake City, Utah; Brad Whitehead of Paragon, Glenwood Springs, Col.; Mike McMaster of Wilshire Home Entertainment, Thousand Oaks, Calif.; and Leon Shaw of Audio Advice, Raleigh, NC.
"Our board members provide invaluable insight and leadership to our organization and we look for individuals who can step into these roles firmly," says Richard Glikes, Executive Director of HTSA. "Leon Shaw's goal during his tenure as President in 2010 was to begin the process of creating a standardized software platform for utilization across the membership. Bob Gullo's goal is to be the communication President in 2011. Bob's plan is to implement processes across the membership to generate more idea and information sharing."
For more information about HTSA, please contact Jackie Zima -Evans at (610) 228 -2138, (215) 534 -2973 (mobile) or write to Jackie@GregoryFCA.com. To download a hi -res professional headshot of Bob Gullo, visit http://tinyurl.com/3ystel3. And, to download a hi -res professional headshot of Jon Robbins, visit http://tinyurl.com/2bgnrh3.
ABOUT HOME TECHNOLOGY SPECIALISTS OF AMERICA

Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) is a national association of electronics experts who service the home and business. HTSA's members are located in 37 states from coast to coast and each location is staffed with experts who design and install high -end audio, video, automation, lighting, and climate systems for a discriminating clientele. HTSA represents a total buying power of more than $450 million and is supported by 59 retailers, nearly 100 store fronts, more than 800 installers and another 800 sales personnel in the field. The impeccable work of HTSA members is affirmed through partnerships with real estate developers and electronics manufacturers who recognize their commitment to quality. Visit www.HTSA.com for more information.

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