latest

QSC Expands its Leadership Team with Senior Management Promotions 

QSC has announced the promotions of several long-term employees to senior leadership roles within its powerful global sales, engineering, and executive management teams.  The new promotions include Anna Csontos to VP, Chief of Staff; Perry Celia to Senior Director, Domestic Sales; and Arnie Marx to Senior Director, Software Development.

[![Anna Csontos, Vice President, Chief of Staff](/content/images/2016/11/qscAna43-300x225.jpg)](/content/images/2016/11/qscAna43.jpg)Anna Csontos, Vice President, Chief of Staff
“QSC has been very fortunate to have an extremely healthy business that continues to grow year after year, and this is due in large part to the talented people who work here and continue to grow in their careers, “ says QSC CEO Joe Pham. “We congratulate Anna, Perry, and Arnie and I am extremely confident that QSC will continue to benefit immensely from all of their efforts and contributions.”

Anna Csontos, VP, Chief of Staff, has been a key member of the QSC executive team since joining the company in 2011, playing an instrumental role in developing business strategies for growth. In her new role, Anna will oversee the legal department and the Systems business development teams while continuing to lead the Application Engineering Team (AET) and execute various strategic initiatives for the company. Prior to joining QSC, Csontos worked for McKinsey & Company.

“I am honoured to have the opportunity to serve QSC and our customers in this expanded capacity, and excited to help the company continue its growth momentum, building upon our strong foundation and successful track record of innovation, quality, and customer service,” says Csontos.

[![Perry Celia, Senior Director, Domestic Sales ](/content/images/2016/11/QSCPerry-Celia-300x223.jpg)](/content/images/2016/11/QSCPerry-Celia.jpg)Perry Celia, Senior Director, Domestic Sales
Perry Celia has been promoted to Senior Director, Domestic Sales for the Professional business unit at QSC. He has spent the past eight years at the company, holding a variety of sales management positions, where he has succeeded in delivering sales results and customer service. A 30-year veteran of the pro audio industry, Celia began his career at West L.A. Music and has held sales management roles at Lone Wolf, Sound Source, Alesis, and JBL Professional. He was also previously VP/partner at Sound Marketing West, a major rep firm representing brands such as Harman Professional, Presonus, TASCAM, Symetrix and Polycom.

“QSC has terrific sales, marketing, R&D and support teams and I am very proud to be part of the success and future growth of the Professional division,” adds Celia.

[![Arnie Marx, Senior Director, Software Development](/content/images/2016/11/QSCArnie-Marx-300x211.jpg)](/content/images/2016/11/QSCArnie-Marx.jpg)Arnie Marx, Senior Director, Software Development
Arnie Marx has been appointed Senior Director, Software Development at QSC. In his 16 years at the company, Marx has overseen countless software and firmware developments, including the acclaimed Q-Sys Designer releases. In his new role, he will continue to oversee software development for the company’s Boulder and Costa Mesa teams and will play an integral role in the development of their global software development efforts. Prior to joining QSC, Arnie held positions at Kofax Image Products and Russell Information Sciences.

“It’s an extremely exciting time to working at QSC.  The growth and success of the company over the past few years has been incredible,” adds Marx. “I’m honored to be leading our software engineering team as we enter our next phase of growth driven by truly innovative, software-based products.”

In addition to these promotions, Claudé Zamboni, VP of IT, and Karon Evanoff, VP of supply Chain, join the company’s Executive Team, further expanding their roles at the company.

QSC is distributed in Canada by SFM.

For more information, contact QSC: 714-754-6175, www.qsc.com.

Author image
Michael Raine is the Senior Editor at Professional Sound. He is also a co-host of the popular Canadian Musician Radio weekly podcast.