PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA, May 25, 2017 – Leading control, audio, and power solutions provider Core Brands today announced the appointment of Mark Fisher to the position of Director, Product Management, reporting to Core Brands Vice President, Product Management Mike Jordan. Fisher is responsible for management of the SpeakerCraft and Sunfire brands and will be based in the Core Brands Petaluma, CA corporate headquarters.
“Audio is an essential component in the Core Brands connected home experience, and Mark brings the right combination of talents to ensure our audio brands create substantial ongoing opportunities for our dealers and their customers,” said Jordan. “Mark’s immediate focus is SpeakerCraft and we already have some exciting development building on the success of our recent architectural speaker launches.”
Fisher comes to Core Brands from ASTRO Gaming – part of Skullcandy – where he managed headset products. Prior to that, he was Global Product Line Manager at Harman International, developing and driving new consumer loudspeaker products for the JBL and Infinity brands. Before that, Fisher held sales, marketing, and product management roles at Marshall Electronics and Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America.
“I’m excited to be working with Mike and the team at Core Brands,” said Fisher. “These audio brands represent great heritage and exceptional innovation, and I look forward to accelerating innovation in a way that always helps our dealers do more and better business for their customers.”
About Core Brands
Anchored by the ELAN Smart Home Control Platform, Core Brands combines the strengths of its iconic control, audio, power management, connectivity and video distribution brands – ELAN®, SpeakerCraft®, Gefen®, Niles®, Panamax®, Proficient®, Furman®, Sunfire® and Xantech® – to deliver a portfolio of connected home and commercial solutions to its channel partners and end users.