HTSA Names New Board; Hudkins Elected President
The Home Theater Specialists of America announced Thursday that it has elected its new board of corporate officers for 2008. The buying group’s new president is Brian Hudkins, who is president of Gramophone LTD in Timonium, Md. Mike McMaster of Wilshire Home Entertainment in California is the new vice president, and Joe Barrett of Barrett’s Home Theater was elected to a board seat as well.
Chuck Abbott of Abbott’s Audio and Video, Bob Gullo of Electronic Design Group, Jon Robbins of Hi Fi House, Leon Shaw of Audio Advice, Leon SooHoo of Paradyme and David Wexler of The Little Guys will continue as board members, HTSA said.
“Brian is true leader,” HTSA Executive Director Richard Glikes said in a statement. “This appears to be a challenging year ahead of us and Brian is a very sentient individual. We will put his full faculties to work for the betterment of the group and our valued vendor partners.”