Movers & Shakers
Rechargeable battery manufacturer Lenmar Enterprises hired Alan Denton to head sales and marketing. Denton has 15 years of experience selling and marketing CE and PC products, including stints with Intel, Samsung and Toshiba. His focus will be on expanding product distribution and maximizing sell-through at the retail level.
D&M Holdings appointed Escient President Bernie Sepaniak to the additional position of ReplayTV President. D&M has merged the management operations of DVR maker ReplayTV and Escient, a maker of Internet-enabled A/V products for the home. Sepaniak reports directly to Michael Seedman, who heads the D&M subsidiary that houses Escient, ReplayTV and Rio. Sepaniak will oversee Escient and ReplayTV's business strategy, technology development and product marketing efforts. ReplayTV and Escient maintain separate sales teams.
CE and computer peripherals manufacturer Norcent Technology named Greg Slanaker director of sales. Slanaker, with over 25 years of CE sales and marketing experience, will manage day-to-day and long-term objectives relating to key accounts. Slanaker has held sales and management positions with several vendors, and also ran his own rep firm.