Listen Technologies adds sales management and leadership capabilities to continue strong business growth in North America with the appointment of Peter Papageorge as Director of Sales, North America.
Peter Papageorge will be responsible for driving all regional sales activities within the territory of Canada and the United States. Additionally he will lead and direct Listen’s Regional Sales Managers and Independent Representatives. In his new position, Papageorge will report directly to Cory Schaeffer, Listen Technologies Corporation Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Papageorge will work collaboratively with Schaeffer to expand Listen’s growth.
Peter Papageorge has had a notable 25 year career leading sales operations in both manufacturing and retail arenas. He brings eleven years of territory sales and marketing experience for the MI retail and Pro AV integration markets. Prior to joining Listen Technologies Papageorge was the Director of Sales – Pro Products for D&M Professional, a division of D&M Holdings.
“Peter is a true sales professional with exceptional character and a proven track record in the AV industry. I personally feel so fortunate that he has agreed to become a part of the Listen team. I look forward to working with him as well as learning from him.” Cory Schaeffer said. “Peter brings a great sense of responsibility, strong insights, and perspective that will contribute greatly to Listen sales in North America.”
Commenting on the opportunity, Papageorge said, “I am honored to join this amazing team. Their drive for success is surpassed only by their passion for the industry and their business partners. Building on their respected history of FM/IR solutions for assistive listening, language interpretation and tour group, Listen has successfully expanded audio solutions for conferencing and soundfield applications. I’m excited to lead the Listen sales team, supporting our integrators, contractors and consultants in North America with these innovative products as well as continuing Listen's tradition of outstanding customer service.”