(Cypress, California--January 29, 2014) Leader Electronics Corporation announces the promotion of Masahiro (Hiro) Sawa to President of Leader Instruments Corporation which is based in Cypress, California. He succeeds George Gonos who has left to explore new business opportunities in product development and marketing.
Hiro Sawa joined Leader Instruments Corporation 20 years ago from the parent company in Japan. After three years as Service Manager, he progressed in 1997 to the position of Branch Manager at the West Coast premises of Leader Instruments. He served as President of Leader America for eight years from 2004, returning to Leader Electronics' Yokohama headquarters in 2012 as General Manager of the Sales Department.
"George Gonos and Donna-Mastrianni-Gonos have been significant and long term contributors to Leader’s growth over the years, and we regret seeing them leave their positions," Hiro Sawa comments. "We continue to work with them on a consultative basis. We wish them success in their new business endeavors, and they remain available to Leader for settling any pending issues with customers and vendors."
Leader Instruments Corporation
Established over 40 years ago in the USA by Leader Electronics (Yokohama, Japan), Leader Instruments Corporation (http://www.leaderamerica.com) provides customer support, sales and marketing services for a select number of high-technology manufacturers with specific focus on the broadcast and professional video market.
Leader Instruments operates a fast, efficient and highly experienced sales and support channel. Leader Instruments has offices with local representation in Los Angeles, New York, Dallas and Louisville plus warehousing in Los Angeles.