SFM Announces Expansion of CI Team in Western Canada

With the uncertainty that comes as a result of the ever-changing restrictions related to COVID-19 combined with SFM’s desire to provide dealers and installers across Western Canada with stronger local presence and support, SFM has announced the appointment of industry veterans Perry Yee, Tony Hinson, Blair Hindmarsh, and Stuart Pringle to the CI sales team. 

SFM Headquarters just west of Montreal, Quebec. Photo:SFM

As of Monday, March 1, 2021, the newly appointed sales agents will be responsible for supporting SFM CI brands including AVPro Edge, Bullet Train, ConferX, Da-Lite Screens, Just Add Power, Luxul, Murideo, Panamax, Pro Control, RTI, and Shure; along with the following Pro AV accessory brands: Attero Tech, Canare, Digiflex, Furman, K&M, Littlite, and Neutrik.

Brands aligned with SFM CI Division

Perry Yee re-joins the SFM team in British Columbia. His 25+ years of experience in retail, custom installation, and as a sales representative he brings intimate knowledge of brands such as RTI, Just Add Power, Luxul, and Pro Control, Perry can be reached via mobile at 604-727-0184 or via email at [email protected].

Tony Hinson, a 30+ year veteran of the electronics industry, has joined SFM in Alberta. Tony, who originally spent 10 years in specialty retailing before spending the last 20 years as a manufacturer’s representative, is well known for a can-do attitude and the technical knowledge that will support SFM’s dealers and integrators well. Tony can be reached via mobile at 403-560-3126 or via email at [email protected].

Blair Hindmarsh, born and raised in Saskatoon has been a rep in the prairies for over 30 years and will be joining the SFM team to support Saskatchewan. “Blair’s knowledge of the industry and many relationships with retailers and installers make him an ideal choice for our CI division” states Steven Freytag, SFM General Manager CI Division. Blair can be reached via mobile at 306-230-7797 or via email at [email protected].

Stuart Pringle, having started in the audio and custom install business in 1997, brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to SFM. Stuart will be supporting dealers and integrators throughout Manitoba and Northern Ontario (Thunder Bay).Stuart can be reached via mobile at 204-782-5946 or via email at [email protected].