CEA Names New Officers
The Consumer Electronics Association has announced that Pat Lavelle, president and CEO of Audiovox, has been re-elected to a second term as chairman of the group’s Executive Board. Gary Yacoubian of MyerEmco had already been named as vice chairman.
The CEA also announced the election of five new members of its executive board. They are Steve Caldero of Ken Crane’s Home Entertainment, Henry Chiarelli of DBL Distributing, Ilana Diamond of Sima Products, Michael Mohr of Celluphone, Inc. and Stewart Muller of Philips Consumer Electronics North America. Returning board members include Noel Lee of Monster Cable, Jay McLellan of Home Automation, Inc., Grant Russell of Kleen Concepts and Circuit City’s Philip Schoonover.
Loyd Ivey remains as Immediate Past Chairman, while Peter Lesser will keep the title of Industry Executive Advisor.