Also stepping into new positions within the executive committee are Mark Goff of WH Paige & Company, Inc., now vice chairman and now treasurer Robin Walenta, of West Music Co., Inc. Kevin Cranley, who served as chairman since 2011 was distinguished by the revision and consolidation of NAMM’s long-standing vision, mission and objectives. During his two-year term, Cranley presided over the adoption of five strategic objectives, and takes particular pride in the committee’s ability to put aside individual agendas to focus constructively on the overall welfare of NAMM’s 9,000 members in carrying out the association’s strategic vision.
“All of us at NAMM are immensely grateful for the superb leadership Kevin has brought to the NAMM Board and the organization itself,” said Morton. “With his expansive knowledge of our industry, his passionate belief in the power of music to better the world, and his strong personal integrity, Kevin has raised the standard for all who serve the industry.”
About NAMM The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) is the not-for-profit association with a mission to strengthen the $17 billion music products industry and promote the pleasures and benefits of making music. NAMM's activities and programs are designed to promote music making to people of all ages. NAMM is comprised of approximately 9,000 Member companies located in more than 94 countries. For more information about NAMM or the proven benefits of making music, interested parties can visit www.namm.org, call 800-767-NAMM (6266) or follow the organization on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.