Gibson Guitar said Wednesday that it has purchased a stake in Onkyo
Corp, which includes a majority of distribution arm Onkyo
Linear LLC said this week that it has named Michael O'Neal its new president, with previous president Dan Stottlemyre becoming Vice Chairman of the Linear Group.
The Digital Downtown showcase event, which is coming to New York’s Financial District June 12-14, will feature 20 major consumer technology exhibitors. In addition to the already-announced Pioneer, LG, Hitachi, HAI, Panasonic, Philips, Crestron, Vistamount, Roland and Intel, Digital Downtown will also include exhibits from BenQ, Control4, Gibson Guitar, Meridian, Monster Cable, Savant, Sharp, Sirius Satellite Radio, Soundsense, and Toshiba. More announcements of exhibitors will come later, with a total of more than 35 expected to be featured. “We have been overwhelmed by the quality of support for this inaugural consumer event, which has been designed to reach upscale market influencers