15.04.13

Martin Audio appoints new director of marketing

AUTHOR: Inavate

James King has been appointed as the director of marketing for Martin Audio.

He joins the company having worked for a host of well-known firms including Motorola and Dyson.

“I am impressed with the ambition, innovation and heritage of Martin Audio, and am excited at the prospect at being able to hone this into a clear competitive advantage that will deliver further market share gains worldwide,” he said.

Welcoming him to the company, company MD Anthony Taylor, said: “We have searched hard for an experienced marketing talent that will help to bolster the existing executive board and to capture both verbally and visually the essential nature of Martin Audio. And in James we believe we have that person.”

Highly experienced in brand leadership within the international business world, James King joined communication giant Motorola in 2001, and after occupying various senior management roles, became EMEA Brand Marketing Director in 2008 — a position he held for the next four years. Prior to that, among the other companies he held a marketing management position with was Dyson.

The new director of marketing will be based at Martin Audio’s international headquarters, in High Wycombe, Bucks.