Jupiter, Fla. — Home and car electronics distributor Audio America has named Jonathan Elster CEO, replacing Ryan Munder who will remain as chairman.
Elster comes from SED international, where he spent 18 years in a variety of roles, most recently as president and CEO.
“We could not have selected a better person for this position,” said Munder. “Jonathan brings tremendous leadership, experience, and vision to the organization. His energy and enthusiasm is apparent and I know he will lead us to incredible heights and even greater success.”
“I am thrilled to join such a strong and well-respected organization with great people, partners and customers,” said Elster. “I look forward to working with the Audio America team to continue growing and expanding our business well into the future.”
“We recently opened a state-of-the-art distribution center in Atlanta, and have dedicated a tremendous amount of human and financial capital to ensure our successful expansion in the southeast,” added Munder. “This dedication is further exemplified with the addition of Jonathan, who has developed extensive customer and vendor relationships over his career.”