Major US MI retailer, Guitar Center, has named its top manufacturer representatives from across the country.
These representatives were chosen for their exceptional service and support of Guitar Center stores and were nominated by Guitar Center store managers with stores grouped into four regions.
Voting criteria included: direct involvement with customer service and sales assistance, responsiveness to calls, emails and customer needs, training of store associates, and assistance with merchandising and operational issues.
“Guitar Center is committed to helping our customers make music. Our people greatly appreciate the manufacturers’ reps who consistently provide great service and support to our stores,” says Gene Joly, EVP of Stores at Guitar Center.
This year's winners of the first annual Rep of the Year award are:
North Region: Chris Larpenteur of Gibson (Pictured)
South Region: Jason Salzman an independent rep, representing Line 6, Taylor, Native Instruments, Fishman
East Region: Victor Moncebaiz from Line 6
West Region: Mark Chippeur of Bose