Nantes, France — Jim McGall, former Vidikron sales and marketing VP, and Lise Hannibal, former DTS Europe marketing director, have joined the executive team of custom home theater projection screen supplier Screen Research.
McGall is a 25-year CE industry veteran who joined Runco International to run its Vidikron unit in September 2004. He becomes Screen Research’s global sales VP. Hannibal was named global marketing executive director.
The duo will manage Screen Research USA, the company's new Northern California-based subsidiary, and will be charged with expanding the company’s leadership position in the global market.
“Screen Research is proud to welcome Jim and Lise to our executive team. Each brings a wealth of sales and marketing experience, as well as industry respect, to Screen Research,” stated Yves Trélohan, Screen Research CEO. “We are thrilled to welcome these industry veterans and look forward to growing Screen Research's presence within North America, while helping us strengthen our worldwide market position.”&&/font>