QSC Names Derek Black as Canadian Sales Manager

[![QSC Derek Black](/content/images/2016/04/QSC-Derek-Black-244x300.jpg)](/content/images/2016/04/QSC-Derek-Black.jpg)QSC’s Derek Black
QSC has announced the appointment of Derek Black as sales manager for Canada. In this role, Black will focus on QSC’s systems and live sound business units. He will focus will be on business development, strategic accounts management, and continued efforts in building QSC’s brand in Canada.

Black brings more than 30 years of audio industry experience, with background in both technical and sales management, and more than a decade of experience in independent sales rep force management.

“Canada is a strategic region for QSC and we will continue investing in the region in manners that ensure our long-term success and also allow us to work closely with both our distribution partner (SFM) as well as dealers and end users by having in-region presence,” says Jatan Shah, QSC’s chief operating officer.

“Teamwork is the first thing that impressed me as I integrate into QSC and learn about the company’s business philosophy,” adds Black.  “QSC is known for building reliable products, as well as providing a high-level of organized support and service. What finally sold me on joining QSC was their willingness to innovate and adapt to changing market needs.”

For more information, contact QSC: 416-500-9337,,

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Michael Raine is the Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, and Professional Lighting & Production magazines. He also hosts the Canadian Musician Podcast.
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