Russound announced that its Russound Certified Installer (RCI) Program, announced earlier this year, now has more than 4,000 dealers on board. It’s expected to reach 5,000 by July 4, the company said.
Russound said this week that John Trimbach has joined the company as Western Region Sales Manager.
Russound is launching a Certified Installer Program for its Internet-based products to protect against their being bought through unauthorized sources while ensuring they will be installed by certified CIs.
Russound made a series of announcements Thursday on a conference call with media, heading into the ISE event in Amsterdam.
Russound has partnered with Spotify and will offer firmware updates so that its portfolio of streaming products will support the streaming service, the company announced Friday. Spotify Connect will be made available in the company’s XStream X5 distributed audio system component, the DMS-3.1 digital media streamer with AirPlay, and the MCA-88X streaming multi-zone controller digital amplifier. Major revisions to Russound’s apps will also support Spotify, said Colin Clark, product marketing manager.
Russound announced Tuesday that Sean Smith- known as "Smitty"- has joined the company as its new training specialist.