Constantinos Vonofakidis has joined entertainment lighting manufacturer High End Systems as Regional Sales Manager for Southern Europe, Turkey, Russia, Africa and India. Based in Athens, Greece, Constantinos will be responsible for sales of the company’s full range of lighting and control products in these key territories.
Prior to joining High End Systems, Vonofakidis worked for Telmaco, the company’s and also Barco’s distribution partner in Greece. As the brand manager for High End Systems and also as a specialist for the entertainment market, Constantinos focused on lighting equipment sales in rental companies, television studios, theaters and other entertainment venues. He first joined the industry over twenty years ago at BON Studio as an installation and service engineer, specializing in the repair and installation of automated lighting and controlproducts. He later joined Kem Electronics, where he dealt with the sales of broadcast video equipment in major television studios throughout Greece and the Balkans.
Constantinos comments, “It’s a big honor to join such a legendary manufacturer, and I’m very proud to be a part of the High End Systems family. Having worked on the distributor side for many years, it’s exciting to bring this experience to High End Systems, as I believe I know what our clients expect in both products and support. I’m looking forward to visiting the countries in my territory and introducing them to our latest technological innovations.”
Vice President of Worldwide Sales Renaat De Wilde adds, “We are all very excited about Constantinos joining our team. He has been working in the lighting and AV industry for twenty years, and he now brings that experience to High End Systems. Most recently he worked for Telmaco in Greece, where he was responsible for domestic and international sales. Constantinos will bring us and our partners strong added value for the regions he will be responsible for, which are Southern Europe, Turkey, Africa, Russia and India.” Part of the Barco group, High End Systems is an industry leading manufacturer of entertainment lighting and control products. For more information on High End Systems, visit www.highend.com