Costa Mesa, CA (September 8, 2014) – QSC Audio Products, LLC, is pleased to announce the appointment of the Peter E. Schmitt Company as its manufacturer’s representative for Metro New York. Peter E Schmitt is one of the oldest and most respected independent rep firms in the country with its roots dating back nearly 90 years.
“I am excited to have Peter E. Schmitt join the QSC team as our independent sales representatives for the New York Metro area,” says Perry Celia, QSC Director of North American Sales. “Their extensive knowledge and deep connections within the New York market, combined with their commitment to customer service and outstanding technical knowledge will be a great asset in the continued success of the QSC brand.”
Founded in 1926 by F. Edwin Schmitt, the company’s first line was Sangamo capacitors, currently known as Cornell Dubilier, which served as the as the cornerstone for their OEM division and a line that they still represent today. Their first foray into professional audio products began in 1931 with the addition of Shure Brothers and over the years they have grown to represent a variety of professional audio, lighting and video manufacturers.
"I'm truly excited about the QSC and Peter E. Schmitt Company partnership in New York Metro,” says Bryan Ottens, President, Peter E. Schmitt Co. “Our core values and principles are perfectly aligned and this synergy will lay the foundation for a prosperous relationship. We are looking forward to working together with one of the most respected brands in our industry."
About the Peter E. Schmitt Company
Established in 1926, the Peter E. Schmitt Company is a manufacturer’s representative firm for the professional audio, video, lighting, and OEM markets. Servicing the Metro New York area for over 87 years, the Peter E. Schmitt Company is proud to be one of the oldest rep firms in the country.
QSC Audio Products, LLC is a leading manufacturer of professional sound reinforcement solutions for installed, portable, production and cinema applications worldwide.