Hall of Fame: Tim Baxter: On Solid Ground By Jeff O'Heir January 15, 2014 Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter LinkedIn LinkedIn Google + Google+ Email Email 1 Comment Comments Tim Baxter, President of Samsung Electronics America « Previous 1 2 All 1 Comment View Comments Companies:PRO GroupSamsungSamsung ElectronicsSony People:JerryTim Baxter Jeff O'Heir Author's page Related Content People on the Move at Best Buy, Circuit City, Parasound ADL’s 2014 Consumer Technology Industry Awards Tribute Gala Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 Announced Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition Coming in December Retail CMOs Are Opportunity Obsessed, Are You? Nokia Leads Latest Greenpeace Rankings Comments Tom Mckirdy I bought a Samsung surround sound system five years ago based on the reputation of the company. The system broke down, the receiver went bad. I wanted to buy just the receiver. I was told several times that this was not possible since their business model was to get the consumer to but new products after so many years.