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PPDS Appoints New Regional Manager

Tom Novotny brings more than 20 years experience to the North America team.




Tom Novotny, regional manager for PPDS in North America Tom Novotny, regional manager for PPDS in North America. PHOTO COURTESY OF PPDS

PPDS (Charlotte, NC), the exclusive global provider of Philips digital signage, interactive displays, direct view LED and hospitality TVs, has announced the appointment of AV sales specialist, Tom Novotny, to its North America hospitality team, according to a press release from the company.

With almost 20 years’ experience, Novotny is an AV industry established and respected talent. He has held a number of senior leadership roles at some of the world’s leading technology companies and has a record of delivering growth and success, per the release.

Based in Chicago, and reporting to Vice President of Hospitality for North America Joe King, Novotny’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, working with PPDS’ expanding hospitality sales channel (resellers, integrators, and franchise owners), driving sales in the East Coast region, and communicating the exceptional benefits of Philips professional TVs (including Philips MediaSuite), as well as digital signage and direct view LED solutions for hospitality, and complementary software. 

“I am thrilled to join the PPDS hospitality team and to be part of what is truly an exciting time for Philips MediaSuite in the North American hospitality industry,” Novotny is quoted in the press release. 

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