Dave Rogers

Editor in chief of Dealerscope

Dave Rogers, named six weeks ago as Harman Consumer Division vice president and general manager, Americas, said he came to the job with a 90-day strategy in mind to begin with. The strategy’s goals: to immerse with his team locally and meet as many dealers as possible, make sure the company had a strong Internet policy, and guide the group’s fall introductions safely to market. 

Harman International Industries announced Tuesday that Dave Rogers, a longtime executive with Klipsch, will join the company

People in the industry The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced a slew of elections to its board and its product divisions. Tom Callahan, president of Sawyers Control Systems, a home electronics integration company, became CEA's TechHome Division Chair and a member of the CEA Executive Board. Callahan is the first non-manufacturer elected to the CEA Executive Board. Other new CEA Executive Board members include Mike O'Neal, chair of CEA's Accessories Division and president and CEO of Gemini Industries; Gary Warzin, chair of CEA's Audio Division and president of Audiophile Systems; and Peter Fannon, chair of CEA's Video Division and vice president of technology policy and regulatory

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