Derek Collier Announces Retirement Effective March 31, 2023

In a written statement to the industry, Trends Electronics has announced that Derek Collier will be retiring from the industry at the end of March. Derek Collier has been in a leadership role with Trends Electronics since 2018. He began as Director of Sales, and soon after was promoted to VP of Sales & Marketing. Derek’s strong leadership, integrity and his compassion for his team has been a great contribution to Trends.  

Derek Collier, Trends
Derek Collier

“Many of you know Derek from his time at A&B Sound, Best Buy Canada, Audio Video Unlimited and Mitek Corporation,” stated Grant Daoust, Founder and CEO of Trends. “His successful track record speaks for itself. Derek has been a standout figure in the Canadian A/V industry throughout his career and is a true professional. His positive attitude and willingness to help anyone has always made him a strong part of every team.”

Derek will be missed by all of us as a colleague and a close friend. He will continue in his current capacity until the end of March and will assist Trends with special projects and events in the future. 

Please reach out to Derek and wish him the best in his retirement.