Buena Park, CA - Oct 20, 2010 - Hosa Technology has promoted Ben Sweeney to the position of director of operations and international sales. Sweeney has held sales and product manager positions with several prominent companies. In his new capacity at Hosa, Sweeney will oversee Hosa's internal systems and processes, which includes maintenance of the company's website. He will also serve as the liaison between internal departments and third-party providers-including manufacturer's representatives. Further, Sweeney will be responsible for implementing data management and warehouse procedures as well as coordinating with the company's international distributors in the areas of sales and marketing.
A native of Australia, he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in film and media production from Australia's Griffith University and also possesses a retail sales and marketing diploma from Monash University of Victoria, Australia. From 2001 to 2005, he served as national sales manager for Intelliware Australia, a distributor of products from Mark of the Unicorn, Sony Media Software, Cakewalk, Hosa Technology/Zaolla Silverline and others. From 2005 to 2007, he was the national retail sales manager for Australia's Sibelius Software. He moved to the United States and joined Hosa Technology in June of 2007 and has served as the company's operations manager since November 2007.