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Riedel Communications Hires Jason Ross as Canadian Sales Manager

Riedel Communications has announced the appointment of Jason Ross as its new sales manager for Canada. Based in Toronto, Ross reports to Rich Zabel, VP of sales for Riedel Communications North America. The company says Ross's hiring is in response to increasing momentum for its solutions in North America.

Ross joins Riedel from Applied Electronics, where he served for almost eight years as a senior account executive. In that role, he oversaw and delivered complete broadcast system projects for high-profile clients, including The Shopping Channel, the MTS Center for the Winnipeg Jets, Tim Horton Field for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, and an augmented reality project at the Rogers NHL Studio. Other previous positions include account executive for Video Equipment Rentals, operations manager for OB/mobile truck provider Tri-Lite TV, production coordinator/video engineer/lighting director for Woodbine Entertainment Group, and U.K. studio manager/production coordinator for Bloomberg Financial News in London. Ross holds a diploma in radio and television broadcasting from Seneca College of Applied Arts.

"Jason comes to our team with an outstanding track record of B2B sales and project management for the broadcast and entertainment sectors," sayas Zabel. "He has a deep commitment to customer retention and maintaining positive, lasting customer relationships. He's also very passionate about how communications technologies can be applied to streamline many types of operations. Jason is a welcomed addition to Riedel as we continue to expand our presence in Canada."

For more information, contatc Riedel Communications North America: 818-559-6900, sales-us@riedel.net, www.riedel.net.

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