New President for B&O America
Bang & Olufsen announced Thursday that Kathy Thornton-Bias will join Bang & Olufsen America, Inc. as President of North America as of March 17.
Thornton-Bias replaces Zean Nielsen, who is leaving to work for Tesla Motors.
The new president most recently worked as President of Retail for the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and also spent time with Saks FIfth Avenue.
"With Kathy Thorton-Bias joining the Bang & Olufsen America team, we are confident that we can take the next important steps in the American market - which has experienced a healthy development during the past few years," Tue Mantoni, Bang & Olufsen CEO., said as part of the announcement.