Hauppauge, NY--Fred E. Scott, Jr. has joined Communications Specialties, Inc. (CSI) as the new director of strategic development. Having worked for Sony, Hitachi, Fiber Options and, most recently, General Electric, Scott has an extensive understanding of fiber optic technologies and the role fiber optics play in the professional AV and broadcast industries. Additionally, Scott is well recognized for his contributions to the industry though various fiber optic seminars and educational events.
Scott's responsibilities will include the development and management of relationships between manufacturers, to cultivate and maintain accounts with a national or international presence, and to advance strategic product definition and planning.
"CSI has built its success by continually innovating quality products and understanding not only the needs of our customers today, but tomorrow as well," Scott said. "I am very pleased to become an integral part of a firm that has a clear vision of the future of fiber optic technologies and of our collective industries."
"We are delighted to welcome Fred to CSI and are confident that he will contribute valuable insight and perspectives," said Paul Seiden, CSI director of sales.