PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips-branded professional display solutions, has made two appointments to its management team, with duo Sven Beinlich and Jason Bacon joining as corporate and retail directors.
Their appointment confirmation – joining Simone Gagliardi, Valeriia Polovkova and Mikael de Fonseca – comes days before PPDS’ holds its third annual gathering of Global Partner Alliance (GPA) members at ISE 2023 in Barcelona at an exclusive business dinner event on 1 February.
Responsible for EMEA, APAC, Asia and North America, Beinlich and Bacon bring more than 50 years of combined IT/AV sales and management experience to PPDS, having held roles with Midwich, Harman, NEC and other leading brands.
Beinlich who is based in Hamburg and London-based Bacon join as the company’s new International Key Account Directors (IKADs) for Retail and Corporate respectively.
Franck Racape, VP Global Commercial at PPDS, says: “We are proud to have Sven and Jason join our ranks. With their long and impeccable careers in AV they will be great assets to PPDS and are perfect additions to the IKAD team.
“Our retail and corporate portfolios continue to expand into new products and exciting form factors, and both Sven and Jason are already clearly demonstrating the capabilities and knowledge for our customers to maximise the potential of every opportunity. As we had hoped, they have certainly hit the ground running.
“On behalf of the company, we welcome Sven and Jason to the PPDS family and wish them every success in what will be another great year ahead for our organisation, with some very important and strategic announcements during ISE 2023.”
Launched in 2020, PPDS’ global key accounts team offers a single point of contact and local expertise to multinational business customers across retail, corporate, and hospitality. According to PPDS, the team allows it to deliver more streamlined and cost-efficient tailored project completions.
Beinlich and Bacon will be available to meet customers at the Philips ISE booth (3P600) in Barcelona from 31st January to 3rd February.