Yamaha Music Europe has appointed Reece Stead as its new Commercial Audio Sales Representative for the northern UK and Northern Ireland.
Since graduating from a degree in audio production with first class honours, Reece has engineered, teched and stage managed at numerous live events, including the Village Green and Festifeel festivals, as well as working with artists including Rizzle Kicks, Reef, Lucy Rose, Lianna la Havas and alongside Andy Shillito, live sound co-ordinator for The Darkness.
“My passion is for live sound reinforcement, so to work with Yamaha’s industry-leading products on a day in, day out basis is a wonderful opportunity,” he says. “It’s very clear that the time and care that goes into the development and manufacture of every Yamaha professional audio product is reflected in that which is taken to look after the customers and end users. I am really looking forward to working with them to deliver the best audio solutions, and to enjoying a long career with Yamaha.”
“With his experience, knowledge and enthusiasm, Reece is a very valuable addition to the Yamaha team,” adds UK & RoI Sales Manager Terry Murphy. “He is already proving himself to be a great asset, demonstrating dedication and an exceptional understanding of end user needs from the day he joined us.”
Yamaha Commercial Audio is a world leader in the manufacture and supply of professional audio products for a wide range of applications including live sound reinforcement, post production, recording, worship and broadcast. With a world-wide presence, Yamaha’s Commercial Audio subsidiaries and dealer networks provide comprehensive local services backed by a global Yamaha CA support policy.