Source Distribution takes on Michael Clapham as Area Sales Manager


Source Distribution are pleased to announce the recruitment of Michael Clapham as Area Sales Manager for the Midlands. Michael brings to Source over 25 years experience in the Music Industry that includes successful tenures as a Senior Regional Manager at Yamaha Music Europe (UK) GmbH, and as a Sales Manager for Marshall Amplification PLC.

In a newly-created position, Michael will assume responsibility for supporting and growing Source’s key accounts in the Midlands region, building on his excellent long-term working relationships with dealers in the area. Michael combines decades of management and retail experience with a lifelong passion for music and music technology. An accomplished guitarist and singer, Michael also co-owned and managed a busy commercial recording studio in Birmingham for many years, and maintains a broad and ever-expanding vinyl collection.

Darren Power, Source Director of Sales and Marketing commented on the appointment: “We are incredibly pleased to have Michael joining us at Source, and are confident in the senior level skill set Michael brings with him. Importantly, we are giving a clear indication to the marketplace of our continued investment in resources and support to our dealer network.”

Michael additionally commented as follows: “It’s very exciting to have the opportunity to work at Source and the many market-leading brands within its portfolio. Having worked with Darren previously at Yamaha, I’m looking forward to us working together once again.”

Following a program of induction, Michael begins day to day work in the coming weeks.

To contact Michael Clapham, email or call Source on 0208 962 5080.

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