HAWTHORNE, N.Y. — May 6, 2010 — BTX Technologies, a global value-added distributor and manufacturer of interface and integration products, today announced that Chris Mehalso, CTS, has been named as the company's new regional sales manager for Florida. In his new position, Mehalso will be responsible for managing, supporting, and developing accounts as part of BTX's sales efforts in the region.
For the last six years, Mehalso has held the position of A/V account specialist at BTX. In this role he managed a client base of regional A/V integrators in addition to national corporate accounts. He was responsible for marketing to these clients as well as generating new product ideas and overseeing manufacturing projects.
Before BTX, Mehalso sold, designed, and installed audio systems throughout the New York metro area. As the owner and head technician of an electronic projects lab, he operated a private recording facility in addition to designing, installing, and supporting recording systems for private residences and commercial facilities.
"I'm thrilled to advance my career with BTX and look forward to the challenges of my new position," said Mehalso. "It's an exciting time to be a part of the company. In addition to offering our customers a complete lineup of innovative solutions from our partners, we have some truly amazing products that we manufacture and design in-house. These value-added products and services are what really set BTX apart, and I look forward to introducing them to a number of new vertical markets in Florida."
"In his six years with BTX, Chris has proven to be an invaluable member of our team. I congratulate him on his promotion and look forward to working with him in his new role of regional sales manager," said Greg Schwartz, president of BTX Technologies. "Chris' broad understanding of media integration and wealth of industry experience will be instrumental in helping us identify the unique needs of our customers in Florida."
Mehalso earned a B.A. in broadcast production, music technology from Ithaca College. He is CTS certified through InfoComm and a graduate of the Belden College of Wire Knowledge.
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