Dolphin Music appoints Board of Directors
Liverpool, UK (May 22, 2008) Dolphin Music has today announced the strategic formation of a new Board of Directors. Following a lengthy process of executive search and selection, all appointments have now been concluded and the Board is in place.
The newly appointed Board of Directors at Dolphin Music.
Left to right: Paul Harris, Peter Moss, Rob Williams, Martin Jones, Jason Tavaria, Sam Davey, Chris Fleischhack.
"This was a critical step forward for the group,” says Jason Tavaria, joint M.D. of Dolphin Music. “In order to successfully build upon Dolphin’s exceptional growth in the UK, we have recognised the necessity to bring onboard a team of specialist talent”. Rob Williams, joint M.D. continues, “As we now look to expand our offering in important vertical markets and into new territories, it is essential that we have an experienced executive team that can realise the full potential of the group".
Paul Harris, Director of a leading marketing consultancy and authority on the UK retail sector has built his career working with FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 brands. Paul now joins Dolphin Music as Director of Marketing.
Peter Moss, formerly Finance Director of a Fast Track 100 IT hardware distribution company, has been appointed as Director of Finance and Operations. Peter previously spent 10 years in the accountancy profession qualifying with top 5 audit firm Grant Thornton.
Chris Fleischhack, a principal member of the existing Senior Management team at Dolphin Music, brings specialist knowledge of the M.I. and Pro-Audio retail markets to his appointment as Director of Sales.
Sam Davey, a long standing employee of Dolphin Music who has been instrumental in the conception and evolution of all business critical systems, has been appointed to the Board as Technical Director.
A further senior appointment has also been made with a view to developing the high street portfolio of the group. Martin Jones, with over 20 years retail experience gained at a senior level within major high street brands such as BHS, Matalan and Littlewoods/Index, joins Dolphin as Director of Retail.
About Dolphin Music
In December Dolphin Music was named in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 list for the second year running. The Liverpool-based musical instrument retailer was listed as the 37th fastest growing company in the UK, and was the only retailer to appear in the list.
For further information, please contact:
Director of Marketing, Dolphin Music
Tel: 0151 448 2086
Email: [email protected]
70-72 Evans Rd