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Anchor Bay Technologies announced that Craig Soderquist joined Anchor Bay Technologies as chief executive officer. Soderquist succeeds Doug Fealtman, who remains with Anchor Bay as VP/GM of DVDO Systems. In his new role, Soderquist is charged with accelerating the growth of Anchor Bay in the video processing segments of the consumer electronics and semiconductor industries. Soderquist comes to Anchor Bay from Core Networks, Inc. where he was CEO of this privately held company supplying call center management software to the cable and telecommunications markets.
Cobra Electronics announced that Sally Washlow has been promoted to the position of vice president of marketing-consumer products. In her new position, Washlow will be responsible for marketing services as well as maintaining her previous role of overseeing product management. Washlow joined Cobra in 2002 as a senior product manager. Since then, she’s also held the positions of group product manager and senior director of product management. Cobra says she has been instrumental in the development of Cobra’s line of marine products, including most recently Cobra’s MC 600 chart plotters, as well as the development of the company’s GMRS radios.
HANNspree California announced the appointment of three new regional sales managers, all reporting directly to HANNspree sales executive director Paul Norton. Effective immediately, Larry Ma assumes responsibility as western regional manager/Canada; Curt Vasterling has joins as as southern regional manager, and Todd Bollentino joins as sales manager and head of Business-to-Business Distribution.