AVC Group Adds Hardiman
The AVC Group said Monday that it has named Jim Hardiman to the position of Vice President of Engineering. The AVC Group includes the ELAN, NILES, Xantech, Sunfire and ATON brands.
Hardiman had spent the previous five years with Harman International. He will report to AVC Group president Mark Terry.
“Jim Hardiman brings more than 35 years of proven innovation and standards-setting thinking to his new position at The AVC Group,” Terry said in a statement.
“A world-renowned technologist, Jim’s work over the years has advanced the state-of-the-art in countless product categories. As our new Vice President of Engineering, he will play a critical role in developing and deploying new technologies throughout each of our brands, resulting in a new generation of system solutions that offer clearly defined value propositions to our dealers and consumers.”