They work hard; most play hard, but all are making a difference within their companies and beyond. They're the Dealerscope 40 Under 40 -- 40 men and women already recognized for their achievements early in their careers. Dealerscope is proud to introduce this year's 40 Under 40 profiles, representing the industry's best and brightest. Compiled by the Dealerscope Staff Nasser Abo Abdo President, Audiobahn, Inc., Buena Park, Calif. Age: 35 First industry job: In retail, at Stereo Center in Santa Ana, CA, 1981 Career history: Nasser was at Stereo Center for two years and in 1984 started his own retail store, Pacific Stereo. By
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At Sharp Electronics Corporation, Michael Williamson was named vice president of Sharp's appliance division. Willamson has 11 years of experience at Sharp and more than 23 years of total sales and marketing expertise in the appliance and consumer electronics industries. He will report to Yuji Nishiyama, vice president of Sharp's consumer electronics group. Michael Cook was hired as president and CEO of MTi, Inc. With Cook's appointment, current President/CEO Mo Wagner will assume the role of chairman. Cook most recently served as president and CEO of Electronic Power Conditioning. Onkyo USA named Don Milks as Onkyo national product and marketing manager and Eric