Studio City, Calif. — Fred Faulkner, former Harman Consumer Group executive, joins Vestalife as CEO.
In a prepared statement, Vestalife said Faulkner will be responsible for "helping Vestalife grow its relationships with key retailers and to establish and maintain its global business."
Wayne Ludlum will continue in his role of founder and president and will "focus on developing exceptional products and maintaining the vision for Vestalife," the company said.
Faulkner said in the statement, "This is a unique growth opportunity. In these economic times, many are focused on keeping the status quo and may not devote the energy necessary to seek growth opportunities. We have a real opportunity to grow and look forward with Vestalife. We will continue to seek out those like-minded retailers globally and partner with them in providing solutions of real value for consumers."
Faulkner joins Vestalife after more than 17 years at Harman Consumer Group, working with JBL, Infinity and Harman Kardon brands.
Vestalife designs, develops and manufactures high-performance lifestyle CE products and is a Made for iPod and Works With iPhone licensee.