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GC PRO APPOINTED DEALER FOR VIOLA AUDIO LABORATORIES
LUXURY HIGH-PERFORMANCE COMPONENTS
— A perfect
complement to its Ocean Way Monitoring Systems, GC Pro expands its product
offerings to the high-end audio market sector with Viola Audio Laboratories
VILLAGE, CA, May 20, 2010 — GC
Pro, the outside sales division of Guitar Center, is pleased to
announce it has been appointed a dealer for the Viola Audio Laboratories
range of high-performance audio components. The announcement was made
by Rick Plushner, GC Pro Director, and further enhances the company’s
ongoing growth and expansion. A perfect complement to GC Pro’s
Ocean Way Monitoring Systems, Viola Audio Laboratories was founded in
2001 by leading designers Tom Colangelo and Paul Jayson. Viola Audio
Laboratories designs and manufactures a complete range of high-end audio
products that are employed in the finest stereo and home theater environments,
including preamplifiers; mono, stereo and multi-channel power amplifiers;
and electronic cross-overs.
are extremely proud to become a dealer for Viola Audio Laboratories,”
commented Rick Plushner. “Their product line is perfect for our
customers who require the absolute best audio components for stereo
or home theater applications. When combined with our Ocean Way Monitoring
Systems, you have an audiophile system that is second to none.”
Audio Laboratories is a specialist company devoted to the design and
manufacture of the world's finest high-end audio equipment. At its heart
is the collaboration of leading designers Tom Colangelo and Paul Jayson,
which has developed over their more than 30 years in the audio industry.
Their objective is to produce products that are sonically neutral, as
experience has shown that only through sonic neutrality can the listener
experience the essential emotion that is the heart of music. Rigorous
scientific and empirical design techniques, combined with a craftsman
approach to manufacturing, where meticulous attention is paid to every
step of the assembly process, enable Viola to produce products of the
highest possible quality that will maintain their performance and give
great pleasure to the owner over a lifetime of use.
Photo Caption: Shown L-R are Naga Tandjung, General Manager, Viola Audio
Laboratories; Steve French, Sales & Marketing Manager, Viola Audio
Laboratories; Allen Sides, President, Ocean Way Recording; and Paul
Jayson, President, Viola Audio Laboratories.
Guitar Center Professional/Guitar Center
Guitar Center Professional is the outside sales division of Guitar Center
that focuses on the needs of professional users. Its clientele includes
recording studios, audio engineers, producers, recording and touring
musicians, live sound venues, post production facilities and more. Emphasizing
extraordinary individualized service via local account managers, GC
Pro offers expert consultation and a comprehensive selection of the
world’s finest equipment for music and audio professionals. More
information on GC Pro can be found by visiting www.gcpro.com.
Center is the leading United States retailer of guitars, amplifiers,
percussion instruments, keyboards and pro-audio and recording equipment.
Our retail store subsidiary presently operates more than 200 Guitar
Center stores across the U.S. In addition, our Music & Arts division
operates more than 100 stores specializing in band instruments for sale
and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors and
students. We are also the largest direct response retailer of musical
instruments in the United States through our wholly owned subsidiary,
Musician’s Friend, Inc., and its catalog and Web site, www.musiciansfriend.com.
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