The long-time head of car electronics for VOXX Electronics, Tom Malone, has been promoted to the new post of President of VOXX Advanced Solutions, where he will work with new digital technologies.
The new head of aftermarket car electronics is now Aron Demers, who has been promoted to Senior VP, Automotive Aftermarket Sales. He was previously, VP Mobile Electronics with VOXX Electronics. Demers will work from VOXX’s new Orlando, FL manufacturing facility and he now officially works under the VOXXHirshmann subsidiary.
In this new role, he will have complete responsibility for 12-Volt aftermarket sales and product development. He will also be responsible for financial performance, budgeting, forecasting, and inventory management of the aftermarket group.
Demers will oversee all aftermarket sales-related activities for the Advent, Audiovox, Code-Alarm, Invision, Movies-2-Go, Omega, Prestige and Pursuit brands, as well as the continued distribution of SXM Satellite Radio products.
Pat Lavelle, President of VOXX International said, “Aron is one of the industry’s best and brightest, and a highly respected team leader within the VOXX family. Over his 21-year career with VOXX, he’s excelled in every position and brought added value whether to the distribution channel or a new product launch. He’s helped our Company expand distribution, drive innovation in our offerings and grow our market leading positions in mobile video, satellite radio and other automotive product lines. He’ll be responsible for all of our 12-Volt aftermarket business.”
Demers began his career at VOXX in 1995 as the Western Regional Retail Sales Manager. He was instrumental in the launch of the Mobile Video group, one of the most successful in the 12-Volt category.
Malone will focus on the development of new digital technologies as well as partnerships and acquisitions of technology companies. Recently, Malone has taken on this role, working with camera technology innovator 360Fly, security company Eyelock and others.