Chris Martin to Accept Sustainable Standard-Setter Award On Behalf of C.F. Martin & Co. at the Rainforest Alliance 2014 Annual Gala
Nazareth, PA - The Rainforest Alliance will honor C.F. Martin & Co. with the Sustainable Standard-Setter Award at their annual gala this evening, May 7th at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. The dinner and awards ceremony recognizes industry champions who prioritize environmental sustainability.
C.F. Martin & Co. Announces the Promotion of Fred Greene to Chief Product Officer
NAZARETH, PA – June 2, 2014 – C.F. Martin & Co. is pleased to announce that Fred Greene has been named Chief Product Officer (CPO), assuming responsibility for all product-related matters including product strategy, conception and development, production, innovation and product management. He will continue to be responsible for key aspects of Martin's guitar and strings businesses, including the incredibly successful Custom Shop, new model designs, and manufacturing.
C.F. Martin & Co. Announces the Promotion of Jerry Lawlor to International Sales Manager
NAZARETH, PA – July 16, 2014 - C. F. Martin & Co. is pleased to announce that Jerry Lawlor has been promoted to International Sales Manager where he will be responsible for global customer management and sales leadership encompassing Martin’s Guitar and String divisions. Jerry joined C. F. Martin & Co. in 2011 as the String Sales Representative and has been responsible for global string sales and sales management since 2012.
C.F. Martin & Co. Announces the Promotion of Gregory Paul to Chief Technology Officer
NAZARETH, PA – June 9, 2014 – C.F. Martin & Co. is pleased to announce that Gregory Paul has been named Chief Technology Officer (CTO) within the company, assuming responsibility for quality assurance, corporate operations, community relations, information technology, research and development and legal regulatory and government affairs.
Industry Icon Martin Guitar and The Nature Conservancy Partner to Save Elephants
Custom Guitars to Include the name Satao to honor Elephant Recently Slaughtered for Ivory
Arlington, VA – June 26, 2014 –It’s estimated that there were 1.2 million elephants in Africa in 1980. Now there are only about 430,000, with an estimated 20,000 elephants killed last year alone. Tragically, one of the world’s largest and most famous elephants, Satao, was recently killed by poachers in Kenya, fueling global outcry for action. To help end the worst poaching crisis in history, Martin Guitar and The Nature Conservancy launched a partnership today to ramp up efforts in Africa and China through #SaveElephants, a campaign to increase resources for elephant protection, add to growing global pressure on leaders, and to provide concerned individuals with opportunities to take action. Music artists have also lent their support as elephant ambassadors to help raise awareness.
- Martin's Got That "Louvin Feeling" at Summer NAMM 2014
- Martin Guitar Celebrates Legacy of Craftsmanship With Five New Models at Summer NAMM 2014 in Nashville, July 17-19
- C.F. Martin & Co. Featured in New Book
- In Honor of World Elephant Day - Martin D-28 Guitar (left-handed) Autographed by Paul McCartney to #SaveElephants, Benefitting The Nature Conservancy