Harman's Luxury Audio Group said Thursday that it has completed a Eargle Theater demonstration facility in Northridge, Calif.
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Harman International last week announced that it will close its facility in Woodbury, N.Y.
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Age: 34 Birthplace: Tehran, Iran Education: Cal State Northridge; Biology major Career History: Massoumi emigrated from Iran at 13. While in college, he worked in electronics retailing and was one of the first distributors to handle plasma TVs way back in 1997. He co-founded ProMounts in August 2004. Greatest Business Achievements: Rick designed the lowest-profile plasma wall mount on the market, and was the first to introduce V-BAR technology. Advice: “Look at your competition. Study them, and outdo them.”
Jerry Kalov, the first ever recipient of the Consumer Electronics Association's (CEA) Lifetime Achievement Award, passed away on March 1 from leukemia, CEA announces. Kalov, who most recently headed Kay Associates, a management consulting firm based in Menlo Park, California, was a long-time leader in the consumer electronics industry and a staunch CEA supporter and committed volunteer. Kalov served as chairman of CEA from 1992 to 1994. Following his chairmanship, he remained an active volunteer leader, serving as industry executive advisor, a member of CEA's executive board and its board of industry leaders. He also was a recent inductee into