Emerson Radio named Patrick Murray president of its consumer products division effective November 22, 2002. Mr. Murray had been Senior Vice President - Sales.
Emerson said that, since rejoining the company in May of 2001, Mr. Murray has been instrumental in increasing sales volume through expansion into new major retail accounts along with expanding sales to its existing customer base.
In his new position, Mr. Murray assumes the responsibilities previously held by Marino Andriani. Mr. Andriani resigned his position, effective December 4, 2002, to pursue other interests. Mr. Murray will assume all aspects of Emerson's North American sales operations, customer service, marketing, product development, planning, and strategy.
"Our board of directors is pleased to announce that Pat Murray has accepted the appointment as President - Emerson Radio Consumer Products Corporation," said Geoffrey P. Jurick, Emerson's chairman and CEO. "Pat has extensive experience in the consumer electronics industry and has made substantial contributions to Emerson. We confidently look to Pat's continued success in further growing the Emerson brand and the various licensed themed brands through the use of multiple distribution channels."
Emerson Radio Corporation, founded in 1948, is headquartered in Parsippany, NJ, U.S., and is a worldwide designer, marketer, and licenser of products, including:
televisions and other video products
home theater products
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