Genelec USA expands team

Pictured L-R: Seated - Eric Daubney, David Agoglia, Ben Morris. Standing - Andrew Eggleston, Mary Stewart, and Izzy Akdikmen.

Genelec USA announced a wave of appointments, promotions and new hires in 2023, as the company continues to develop its strong sales force. 

First, longtime Genelec USA team member Eric Daubney has been promoted to Digital Content Manager. joined Genelec in 2015 and has been a key member of the team ever since, focusing first on order processing and then taking on U.S. social media management for the brand. He expressed: “I have a great team of people here in the U.S. and overseas and am excited to continue working on engaging content to benefit the company and our customers globally.”

Additionally, David Agoglia has joined Genelec USA as Service Manager. Agoglia noted: “Music and sound have always been a passion of mine. After my tenure as drummer of Rev Theory, for almost 10 years I was a manager at a local music store, where we specialised in the buying and selling of used instruments. I look forward being a part of this already amazing team!”

Next, Mary Stewart has joined Genelec USA in the position of Sales Administration Coordinator. Stewart’s degree in Sociology has enabled her to excel at customer service. She commented, “I really admire that the company prioritises both innovation and creativity while also being sustainable.”

Additionally, Andrew Eggleston has joined the team part-time as a shipping specialist. He noted: “My interest in computers and technology systems has helped a lot at Genelec, from setting up and understanding Dante networks to debugging workstation issues. When I’m not in class, I’m in the Genelec Inc. warehouse strapping and wrapping freight orders, and I am always available to help with more technical problems.”

Next, Izzy Akdikmen has joined Genelec USA as Product Support Specialist. Akdikmen’s studies and work experience include managing and engineering in music recording studios. She is proficient in Pro Tools, Dolby Atmos, and Sony RA360 immersive software, as well as other software applications relevant to the pro audio industry. Akdikmen revealed: “I first heard Genelec speakers when I was studying at the New England School of Communications, and they quickly became my go-to speakers for mixing and critical listening.”

Finally, Ben Morris has also joined the team as Service Associate. He is a recent graduate from the University of Massachusetts Lowell’s Sound Record Technology program, where he focused on acoustics, audio circuitry, analog/digital recording, and studio repair/maintenance. Morris stated: “I look forward to putting my experience and passions to good use as part of the Genelec USA team!”