Powermove Set To Aggressively Invest $1m in Klipsch Commercial Sound Market
The distributor believes that by getting their sound systems into pubs clubs and entertainment locations that it will drive sales of the consumer range of Klipsch sound systems while also allowing consumers to “hear first hand just how good the Klipsch sound products are”.
Klipsch is a USA leading loud speaker company that produces loudspeaker drivers and enclosures, as well as complete loudspeakers for high end, high fidelity sound systems, public address applications, and personal computers. The company’s Klipsch consumer products are ranged at several Australian retailers, including the Klipsch Pro Media 2.1, the 2013 PC Speaker of the Year, the Quintet, the worlds highest selling sub satellite surround system, the new range of consumer portable bluetooth speakers, Gig, KMC1 and KMC3 and the brand’s category leading high quality sound bar and soundstage products.
The award winning Klipsch headphone range is also having a facelift and additional focus on the fitness category.
In the USA Klipsch speakers can be found in all the Hard Rock Cafe restaurants and in several AMC and Regal theatres, there is even a music entertainment centre branded Klipsch Music Center, one of the top 3 most ticketed venues in the world, based in Indianapolis.
Krikorian Premiere Theatres is one of the leading theatrical exhibition companies in Southern California, they use wall-to-wall curved screens (including multiple giant 60 ft. screens) and Klipsch KMX sound systems to deliver digital sound for what they describe as an ultimate blockbuster viewing experience.
Theatres such as Hollywood’s BM Theatre House are using Klipsch theatre systems for the 18,000 audience capacity movie house. On a smaller scale, cinemas like Golden Village (Singapore) used Klipsch custom speakers for their GV Grand and IMAX theatres.
Crawford Giles, the CEO of Powermove said “Klipsch is a leading professional sound Company whose products are used by entertainers and theatres because they want the best sound output there is. We believe that by assisting entertainment venue to install our professional speakers to their pubs, clubs, disco’s and sporting stadiums we will get a spin off at a retail level because consumers will be able to hear just how good a Klipsch sound system really is”.
“What we are offering will save pubs, clubs and stadiums tens of thousands of dollars when they come to upgrade or fit out their locations with new sound gear, and their customers will be able to hear just how good a Klipsch sound system really is”.
“We have commenced this push at Adelaide’s coolest new rooftop bar and nightclub, The Gallery, where owner/manager, Jon Waltham, is super impressed by the quality of the sound reproduction and the ability of the speakers to adjust to the significant volume variations required in the different areas of the The Gallery complex, whether that be background music, DJ music or out-right party and dance music.”
Crawford said “Powerful movies can stir up all kinds of emotions when we sit down and immerse ourselves in a darn good movie. But it’s not always the plot that delivers the emotion, it is often the use of great sound systems that create clear dialogue and blockbuster effects using our Klipsch KMX sound systems”.
Organisations interested in the promotional deal are urged to contact Shelden Walker, Audio Product Manger at Powermove.