Clint Hoffman has been named CEO of Kramer Electronics USA. Hoffman, as many in the AV integration industry know, had held the position of chief operating officer (COO) and chief growth officer (CGO) before the promotion to CEO, which takes place immediately.
“I love this industry. It’s in my blood,” said Clint Hoffman, Kramer USA CEO.
“I love this industry. It’s in my blood,” Hoffman said in a video interview with Commercial Integrator. “I’m looking forward to it [the role of CEO].”
Hoffman joined Kramer USA in 2001 as VP marketing for Kramer USA, driving all branding, public relations, advertising, promotions and campaigns, social media, and trade show activities in the US market, according to a press release by Kramer.
In his new CEO role, Hoffman emphasized the value of the Kramer USA team members and the division’s relationship to global Kramer. “If I can take the U.S. team and execute the vision and road map that headquarters has come up with that I think is perfectly in tuned with where our market is going then ultimately we’ll all be successful and we’ll be able to provide solutions to our channel partners and to the end users in the market.”
Watch Hoffman’s interview with CI above.
More on Hoffman’s promotion to CEO from Kramer’s press release:
“Clint is a seasoned and trusted leader which makes him an obvious choice for CEO of our US office,” said Dr. Joseph Kramer, Founder and CEO of Kramer Electronics. “I am confident that with Clint at the helm of our US office we will strengthen our position in the US market and accelerate business processes”, added Kramer.
“I am deeply honored to be entrusted with such responsibility”, said Hoffman. “As someone who has dedicated his professional career to the Pro AV industry, and to Kramer in particular, I am incredibly motivated. We have many opportunities ahead of us and I’m fortunate to help lead the way”, added Hoffman.
Hoffman is a well-known figure in the American Pro AV market due to his advisory and voluntary roles as an adjunct faculty member of AVIXA (formerly InfoComm International) and as chairman on AVIXA’s Membership Committee.