AVAD Names New Vice President of Sales
Distributor AVAD named Mike Gleason its vice president of sales. The 16-year consumer electronics industry veteran most recently served the same role for Fujitsu’s Plasma Division.
Prior to his run at Fujitsu, Gleason was employed by Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America.
“Michael brings immense sales knowledge and industry experience to AVAD,” said AVAD President Bob Gartland. “We are confident his insights will help us create sales strategies that work well for all of our associates and provide immense value to our dealers.”
“I’m extremely pleased to be joining AVAD,” said Gleason. “To be joining an industry powerhouse like AVAD is a wonderful opportunity, and I’m very excited about what we will be able to accomplish together.”
AVAD said Gleason will act as “the communication link from the salesperson and AVAD dealers up through the corporation.” He plans to visit all 36 AVAD locations, “where he will meet with associates to glean a better understanding of the organization as a whole,” said AVAD.