Sound United Hires New Vice President of Global Sourcing
Sound United, a division of DEI Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Polk Audio, Definitive Technology, and Polk BOOM, has hired Gary Fletcher to serve as the company’s new vice president of global sourcing. In the new role, Fletcher will manage Sound United’s global sourcing efforts with a special emphasis on continuing to accelerate growth in the company’s product portfolio.
Fletcher will report directly to Sound United President Kevin Duffy, and he will be a member of the leadership team. The appointment is effective immediately, Sound United said.
Coming to Sound United, Fletcher brings with him more than 20 years of experience in sourcing, supply chain, manufacturing, and product development across a wide range of products including speakers, headphones, electronic components, automotive products, and wireless systems. Most recently, Fletcher was the vice president of procurement at Harman International. And prior to that, he led the supply chair and quality activities for Motorola and Ford over in the U.K. and Germany.