A group of 11 independent CE distributors has announced the formation of Catalyst AV, a new nationwide distribution network. The distributor will operate from 16 locations and serve more than 10,000 integration companies.
The EDGE Distributors Group announced Monday that president Mike Hench and vice president Brett Neiderman will remain in their positions through 2009, but that the board will have some new faces.
The Edge Distributors Group, which consists of 14 independently-owned regional distributors, said it expanded its NEC flat video display offerings with the addition of the vendor’s Multeos LCD monitors. Edge is now carrying the 46-inch M46 and 40-inch M40 1,080p Multeos displays, with MSRPs of $4,299 and $2,999 respectively. Edge will continue to distribute NEC’s Showcase Series plasma displays, as well. “Multeos represents the ultimate in LCD performance and reliability, truly the best-of-the-best,” said Edge President Mike Hench. “It is a great complement to The Edge Group’s assortment of high-performance products and solutions for the CI dealer.” “The Edge Group has proven to be