Pa. - Bob Hana has been named the managing director of the Home Technology
Specialists Association (HTSA), effective immediately.
Hana, a longtime
industry veteran who was most notably president of Runco and later worldwide
sales and marketing VP when Runco was sold to Planar, replaces Richard
Glikes, who resigned Aug. 31 and subsequently announced he was forming his
In a letter to
HTSA vendor partners, Bob Gullo, HTSA president, said, "I'm proud to announce
that after an extensive and tactical search we have found a proven business
leader and creative strategic thinker to be the face of our proud
Gullo also wrote
that he met Hana in 1987 "when I joined NEC as product trainer. Many years
later, I reconnected with Bob when he was at Runco and EDG was a Runco dealer.
One thing I can tell you about Hana: this guy means what he says, and makes
things happen. You can take his word to the bank."