SOURCE: Cables To Go

Cables To Go

February 14, 2011 12:30 ET

Cables To Go Appoints Country Manager to Continue Aggressive Growth in Canada

DAYTON, OH and TORONTO--(Marketwire - February 14, 2011) - Cables To Go (www.cablestogo.com), the preferred provider of high-performance cabling and connectivity solutions, today announced the appointment of Dave Walsh as the country manager for Canada to lead the company's growth and expand relationships with Canadian partners and distributors.

"Over the past year, we have strengthened our partnerships with the largest IT distributors and have more than doubled our product offering in Canada," said Bill Diederich, president and CEO of Lastar, parent company of Cables To Go. "Hiring Dave as a country manager is the next step in our growth as we continue to invest in Canada and build a team to work closely with our Canadian partners and customers."

Dave Walsh, a 24-year veteran with Canadian technology companies, joins Cables To Go from Xchange Technology Group where he was part of the executive leadership team and was tasked with leading the development of sales programs and processes to support four business units in seven major geographies. Prior to that, Walsh was with Ingram Micro where he provided overall direction for Canada's extensive vendor, reseller and corporate marketing activities.

"I have seen the growth of Cables To Go in Canada and the successful development of channel partnerships, particularly with resellers focused on SMB, education and digital signage markets. I'm excited to have the opportunity to be part of this team," said Walsh. "With the company's combination of innovation, value and excellence in customer service, we are well positioned for growth in both A/V and network connectivity solutions."

Other positions Walsh held earlier in his career include vice president of sales, marketing and distribution for NEC Technologies, national reseller account manager for Mitsubishi Electric Sales Canada and senior account manager for ComputerLand Canada/SHL Systemhouse. Walsh has a bachelor's degree in business administration with honors from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont.

About Cables To Go
Cables To Go is a division of Lastar, Inc., a leader in computer, datacomm and audio/video connectivity solutions since 1984. The company delivers connectivity products renowned for quality, value and innovation and are backed by Cables To Go's uncompromising commitment to customer service. For more information regarding Cables To Go, visit www.cablestogo.com.

Cables To Go is a trademark of Lastar, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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