Mahwah, N.J. — Bernie Sepaniak, who heads D&M Holdings’ digital network business unit, has been named the company’s chief technology officer.
In his new post Sepaniak will manage the company’s intellectual property and patents on a global basis. He will also be responsible for sharing technology across the brands and identifying and evaluating new technologies, including potential acquisitions and partners.
Reporting to Bernie will be the technology research group in Japan, intellectual property administration and the Advanced Center for Technologies.
D&M Holdings owns the Denon, Marantz, McIntosh Laboratory, Boston Acoustics, Snell Acoustics, D&M Professional, Denon DJ, ReplayTV and Escient brands. D&M Holdings is based in Kawasaki, Japan, with North American headquarters here.