Shure Distribution hires new salesman for installed sound sector

Live sound and permanent installation expert John Ellis has been appointed Shure Distribution UK‘s (SDUK) new regional sales manager, installed sound.

Ellis possesses a wealth of industry experience, in areas such as live and touring sound, system design, installation practices, audio-visual and public address systems. He has held technical sales consultancy and management roles at TOA, Turbosound, and in recent years helped Electro-Voice, Dynacord and their UK supplier Bosch ProSound UK develop in the installation and audio visual markets. In his new role Ellis will be responsible for supporting Shure Distribution’s growth within the installed sound sector.

"I’m really excited to be working with SDUK,” commented Ellis. "A renowned company with an impressive portfolio of installation and broadcast products, that are innovative and held in high esteem. I’m particularly looking forward to working with consultants and installers on projects using the QSC Q-Sys networked audio system, which has amazing flexibility, expandability, is very versatile and simply sits on a network. SDUK has a well-established standing in the installation market and my role will be to continue to help support that business over the coming years."

"It’s a pleasure to welcome an expert of John’s calibre to join the team at Shure Distribution UK," added Peter James, SDUK managing director. "Our area account managers are highly regarded for their exceptional level of knowledge and personalised customer support. John will be a worthy addition to the team.”

John Ellis can be contacted on +44 1992 703058 / +447785 316 922 or via

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