Chester Springs, PA – October 21, 2011 – The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA), the leading organization of custom retailers and systems integrators, announced today that Bob Hana will become the new Managing Director of the group effective immediately.
“Our search for the right person who will become the face of our organization, provide the strategic vision for the future and build great relationships with current and prospective members and vendors came to an end when Bob accepted our invitation to join the HTSA team. The board and all of our members could not be more thrilled to have Bob join us. HTSA will become a much stronger organization as it benefits from his 35 years of experience within our industry.” states Jon Robbins, principal of HiFi House and executive committee member of HTSA.
“Bob is a proven, successful business leader in our industry, whose strong work ethic, business acumen, openness, integrity and passion is exactly what our members and vendors deserve from someone who will be leading our team into the future. He has the respect and support of all of our members and we are excited for what this means for the future of HTSA.” says Brian Hudkins, owner of Gramophone and executive committee member of HTSA.
Bob Hana was with NEC for 20 years prior to joining Sam Runco at Runco International as President. When Sam sold the company to Planar Corporation, he agreed to continue on as their World Wide Sales and Marketing VP, ensuring a successful transition of Runco into the Planar business culture. Most recently he was consulting with various companies on ways to expand and grow their businesses into new markets.
“This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of HTSA and I’m excited about what the future holds and anxious to contribute to its’ continued success. I will draw upon all of my experiences, relationships, and team building and business skills to take an already successful HTSA organization and achieve even higher ground. Having known and/or worked with the majority of our members and vendors I look forward to continuing to expand on these relationships as well as create new ones that will result in the growth and success for everyone involved with HTSA. They truly are the best of the best in our industry and I’m proud and honored to be the face of their organization.” Bob Hana
About Home Technology Specialists of America:
Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) is a national association of electronics experts who service the home and business. HTSA’s members are located in 38 states from coast to coast and each location is staffed with experts who design and install high-end audio, video, automation, lighting, and climate systems for a discriminating clientele. HTSA represents 63 dealer members, 97 storefronts, and over 425 installers nationwide.
The impeccable work of HTSA members is affirmed through references and endorsements from designers, architects, builders and clientele, as well as partnerships with real estate developers and electronics manufacturers who recognize their commitment to quality. Visit www.htsa.com for more information. You can also find us at HDLiving.com or subscribe to our YouTube channel, follow us on Twitter and on Facebook.