Chatsworth, CA - Oct 9, 2013 - Gefen founder Hagai Gefen has left the company to pursue other interests. Moving forward, Gefen will be led by Sean Burke, group president, Nortek Technology Solutions group. Hagai Gefen has been with the company for 25 years. Nortek purchased Gefen in 2006.
"This is a natural evolution that we have all been anticipating for some time now," said Burke. "We have worked very closely with Hagai and his executive team at Gefen to ensure a smooth and effective transition. Best of all, our new team is extremely excited about the opportunities to propel the Gefen business into the next generation of premium audio/visual solutions."
To manage the company, Burke is being joined by Kevin E. Weiss, vice president, global sales and business development. Weiss has more than 20 years of experience in developing and growing small, mid-size and large enterprise technology businesses.