Radio Active Designs Appoints Jim Bakker EMEA Sales Manager
East Rutherford, NJ (October 2019) – Radio Active Designs CTO James Stoffo has announced the appointment of Jim Bakker to the position of EMEA sales and technical support director.
Bakker is based in France and will manage the sales and distribution of Radio Active Designs products throughout Europe as well as the Middle East and Africa. Well known for his sales representation and strategic consulting capabilities, Bakker will spearhead efforts to increase sales and distribution for Radio Active Designs UV-1G wireless, analog intercom systems as well as the company’s catalog of wireless intercom accessories.
“Radio Active Designs is fortunate to have someone with Jim’s experience championing our products in the region,” explains Stoffo. “We are excited to have him on our team and are confident he will contribute greatly to the company’s growth world-wide.”
Bakker, who is also the sales and technical support director for Lectrosonics, brings a wealth of wireless knowledge to the organization. He started his wireless sales career as the north and western Europe sales manager for AKG in the early 2000s and has been a strong supporter of Lectrosonics since 2009.
“Radio Active Designs wireless intercom represents a terrific sales opportunity for our organization,” Bakker adds. “The product has worked extremely well in the states so many prestigious events that are notorious for challenging RF. The UV-1G helps solve the problem of limited UHF bandwidth – something our audio production teams have been seeking for a long time. We’re excited to put units in people’s hands so they can experience how terrific these intercom systems are for themselves.”