Hosa Tech Promotes Operations Director
Hosa Technology, which makes analog and digital connectivity solutions for AV pros and musicians, announced the promotion of Ben Sweeney to the position of director of operations and international sales.
Hosa Technology, which makes analog and digital connectivity solutions for AV pros and musicians, announced the promotion of Ben Sweeney to the position of director of operations and international sales. Possessing an extensive background in the music products and consumer electronics industries, including positions as sales and product manager with several prominent companies, Sweeney brings a wealth of experience to his new position at Hosa Technology.
In his new capacity, Sweeney will be charged with overseeing Hosa's internal systems and processes, which includes maintenance of the company's website. He will also serve as the liaison between internal departments and third-party providers–including manufacturer's representatives. Further, Sweeney will be responsible for implementing data management and warehouse procedures as well as coordinating with the company's international distributors in the areas of sales and marketing.
A native of Australia, Sweeney earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in film and media production from Australia's Griffith University and also possesses a retail sales and marketing diploma from Monash University of Victoria, Australia.
From 2001 to 2005, he served as national sales manager for Intelliware Australia, a distributor of products from Mark of the Unicorn, Sony Media Software, Cakewalk, and Hosa Technology and Zaolla Silverline, among others. From 2005 to 2007, he was the national retail sales manager for Australia's Sibelius Software. He moved to the United States and joined Hosa Technology in June of 2007 and has served as the company's operations manager since November 2007.
"With a skill set that perfectly complements the goals and objectives of our company, Ben brings a proven track record and an inexhaustible level of enthusiasm that I'm confident will be contagious," said Jennifer Paquette, Hosa's general manager, in a statement.