It Was A Very Busy Weekend For The 12volt Industry

LONG BEACH CA/BIRMINGHAM AL (02.10.20)  Knowledgefest 2020 filled the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center from February 7th through February 9th. Over 50 brands exhibited on the event show floor and a full slate of vendor training seminars filled the 3 days for attendees from across the U.S and Canada.

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Seth Halstead, JVCKENWOOD National Training and Content Development Manager, stated to “The Kenwood and JVC Mobile booths were very busy during show hours. Our training sessions were well attended. Knowledgefest 2020 in Long Beach was a tremendous opportunity to show news products in demo vehicles to a large number of attendees. National meetings at our LA Headquarters made for a very packed and productive week in SoCal”.

The Kenwood new eXcelon Hi-Res Audio Certified Speakers Technology session, presented by Marcus Vasconcellos, was very well attended.

Nakamichi Car Audio exhibited at Knowledgefest for the for the first. Robin McNeal offered “The relaunch of the Nakamichi Car Audio brand has momentum following SEMA and CES 2020. Having a presence at Knowledgefest continued that momentum. Several of our rep firms were in our new booth that definitely attracted attention”.

Alphasonik also returning to the marketplace and exhibited at Knowledgefest 2020. A hot Harley and Jeep Wrangler drew attention in the booth as Rick Andersen and Enrique Avalos met with with dealers.
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In the Southeastern U.S. Angel Distributing hosted dealers at the company”s warehouse in Birmingham for the annual ‘Dealer Appreciation Show’. Charlie Angel, GM Chad Seekers and the Team worked long hours and into the night to prepare for event. Saturday and Sunday, February 8th and 9th, were the dates with a party Saturday night and show on Sunday. 
Over 24 brands were in the house and 6 vendor trainings were on the Sunday schedule. Four new brands including Phoenix Gold, TRIMAX, RuffTuff and Nakamichi were showcased to dealers.
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Charlie Angel (R) and Randy Goodwin reported strong Euphoria Audio sales. Angel is on the mend from recent shoulder surgery.

The Kicker Arenacross in Reno NV added to the very busy week across the 12volt industry.

Audio Express Reno, with Lorance, was on site at the Kicker Arenacross. Members of the crowd checked out the latest Kicker audio, Marine, Powersports and lifestyle products.

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