FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FENDER MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION APPOINTS
MARK TERRY TO PRESIDENT OF KMC MUSIC
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (October 23, 2013) – Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Terry to the position of President of KMC Music.
Terry has more than 37 years of music industry experience, including his own global consulting firm, President of The AVC Group, President of Harman Pro Group, President of JBL Professional and Vice President of Sales for New England Digital Corporation.
Terry has extensive experience and contacts in the industry and a track record of success, and will have full responsibility of all KMC functions.
“I am pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Terry to the position of President of KMC,” said Larry Thomas, chief executive officer. “Mark is a highly accomplished and respected music industry executive and will be able to bring his extensive musical instrument industry experience and expertise to help KMC meet and exceed its business goals.”
Terry will report to Thomas and will be based in Bloomfield, Conn.
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About Fender Musical Instruments Corporation Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) is one of the world’s leading musical instrument manufacturers, marketers and distributors, whose portfolio of brands includes Fender®, Squier®, Gretsch®, Jackson®, Takamine®, Guild®, EVH®, Ovation®, Charvel® and Groove Tubes®, among others. For more information, visit www.fender.com.
KMC Music, a division of FMIC, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of musical instruments, accessories and stage lighting equipment, whose brands include Gretsch® Drums, Gibraltar® Hardware, Latin Percussion®, Toca® Percussion, Sabian® cymbals and MBT™ Lighting, among others. For more information, visit www.kmcmusic.com.
Media Contact: Jason Farrell (FMIC)