FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
The FJH Music Company Inc HONORED WITH THE
NAMM MILESTONE AWARD FOR 25 YEARS OF SERVICE IN THE MUSIC PRODUCTS
INDUSTRY AND TO THEIR COMMUNITY
The FJH Music Company Inc in Fort Lauderdale is
recognized for exemplary business practices that stand the test
Fort Lauderdale, FL (February 8, 2013) —The
National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) honors The FJH
Music Company Inc in Fort Lauderdale, FL with the Milestone Award
for 25 years of service in the music products industry. The award
recognizes retailers and manufacturers who have succeeded over
the years through best practices and strong community standing
to reach a landmark anniversary.
“This is an incredible honor to receive from
NAMM acknowledging our commitment over the past 25 years to bringing
the highest quality educational music products to the marketplace”,
said Frank J. Hackinson, President and CEO of The FJH Music Company
Inc. in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
FJH is a premier publisher of educational print music products
for piano, band, string orchestra, and guitar. Founded by Frank
J. Hackinson, one of the most recognized and respected names in
the print music publishing industry, FJH has come to symbolize
today's new standard of excellence, to which teachers and students
have turned in ever increasing numbers.
“Those that endure in the music products industry
credit their longevity to providing exemplary customer service,
becoming integral members of their communities, adapting over
time, and forging strong succession plans,“ said Joe Lamond,
NAMM president and CEO. “NAMM is honored to call this business
a Member and looks forward to supporting their success for many
years to come.”
Milestone Awards were presented to longtime industry
leaders at the 2013 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, the world’s
largest gathering for the music instruments and product industry.
The annual music products trade show draws nearly 90,000 industry
professionals to see the latest products, attend professional
development seminars and network with peers.
About The FJH Music Company Inc.
FJH is a privately owned educational music print
publishing company. FJH’s catalog of keyboard education
products includes: an innovative new piano method, Succeeding
at the Piano®, In Recital®, Succeeding
with the Masters®, The Festival Collection®,
Sight Reading and Rhythm Every Day®, Write, Play,
and Hear Your Theory Every Day®, The Perfect Start,
and Piano Made FUN for the Young in addition to many
other exceptional publications written by its roster of talented
composers and arrangers. FJH’s catalog of instrumental material
includes: an exciting new band method, Measures of Success®
for Band, New Directions® for Strings, and an
extensive library of performance and supplemental material. FJH’s
catalog of guitar publications includes: the two methods, Everybody's
Guitar Method, and The FJH Young Beginner Guitar Method,
as well as a carefully graded library of supplemental material
for both pick and classical style performance. Writers for the
FJH Keyboard Catalog include: Helen Marlais, Kevin Olson, Timothy
Brown, Mary Leaf, Edwin McLean, Kevin Costley and Jason Sifford.
Writers for the FJH Instrumental Catalog include: Brian Balmages,
Soon Hee Newbold, William Owens, Timothy Loest, Carrie Lane Gruselle,
Robert D. McCashin, Erik Morales, Chris Sharp, Mekel Rogers, and
Travis J. Weller. Writers for the FJH Guitar Catalog include:
Philip Groeber, David Hoge, Rey Sanchez and Leo Welch. FJH has
offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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 87 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.
Kevin Hackinson, Vice President
Kyle Hackinson, Vice President
The FJH Music Company Inc.
Telephone: (954) 382-6061