|August 10 2009|
|For Immediate Release|
|Media Contact: Christopher Guerin, Director of Program Development, (800) 222-4700 ext. 1030|
|Sweetwater Continues to Expand Staff|
| - Leading Music Technology Retailer Adds to its Sales Force -
Fort Wayne, IN - Sweetwater, the third-largest music instrument and pro audio retailer in the world, recently hired four new full-time Sales Engineers. These new hires bring total new employment this year to 26, and the total number of employees at Sweetwater to 359.
Sales Engineer Tony Dayton comes from Sugar City, Idaho where he worked as an account executive for Chesbro Music Distributors. He has a B.A. in Media Music from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.
Sales Engineer Alex Morales has a dual degree from Boston's Berklee College of Music in both Music Synthesis and Music Business.
Sales Engineer Josh Sites is from Shillington, Pennsylvania and is a recent graduate of Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in Recording Industry Production and Technology.
Sales Engineer Steven Chamoun is from Washington, Illinois, and holds a B.A. in Audio Production from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
Sweetwater Founder and President Chuck Surack said, "Sweetwater is very optimistic about the future of the music technology and instrument retail market and will continue to invest in an expanded workforce in order to increase its market share in this challenging environment."
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