SUNRISE, FL — Chauvet continues to build its European Business Development team to meet the needs of its rapidly growing business in that market. The company recently announced that highly regarded lighting specialist Jose “Alberto” Barja has been appointed its Business Development Market Specialist for Spain.
Barja brings extensive experience in many facets of the entertainment lighting industry to his new position, having excelled for 20 years in executive positions at manufacturers Traxon, Osram and Siemens, as well as at the distributor Stonex, Bofill & Asociados.
At Chauvet, he will be working closely with the company’s Spanish distributor ACSON and Jon Petts, the company’s Brand Development Manager for Western Europe. He will be supporting the highly successful CHAUVET Professional line of products.
“The addition of Alberto to a team that already includes Jon Petts and Goran Donic, Business Development Manager for Western and Eastern Europe, greatly strengthens our position in this market,” said Stéphane Gressier, Chauvet’s International Sales Director. “Alberto brings a depth of knowledge about lighting to this position, and I’m confident our customers in Spain will find him to be a valuable resource.”
For his part, Barja is eager to embrace the opportunity of being part of the Chauvet team. “Like many people, I have been impressed not only by Chauvet’s rapid growth, but with how it has managed this growth so it continues to maintain the highest quality standards,” he said. “I share the same values and commitment to customer service as Chauvet, so I am very excited to grow with the company.”
Barja can be reached at [email protected]