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HILLS APPOINTS NEW GM FOR NEW ZEALAND BUSINESS

HILLS APPOINTS NEW GM FOR NEW ZEALAND BUSINESS

Hills Ltd has appointed Michael Collins as General Manager, New Zealand (NZ). Based in Auckland, Collins is tasked with improving customer engagement, driving value for vendors and cultivating a strong sales focus across NZ branches. Collins brings 20 years of security industry experience to the position, having held senior management roles with Gallagher Security, New Zealand
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March 15, 2019 Industry

WILLIAMS AV PRESENTS HILLS WITH 2018 TOP INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTOR AWARD

WILLIAMS AV PRESENTS HILLS WITH 2018 TOP INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTOR AWARD

Williams AV, global manufacturer of wireless audio, video annotation, presentation and conferencing technologies, celebrated its 2018 international sales award winners at ISE 2019 in Amsterdam. Winner of the 2018 International Distributor of the Year Award was Hills, exclusive distribution partner for Williams AV in Australia. “Last year was a strong one for the Williams AV-Hills
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March 5, 2019 Industry

HILLS TURNS PROFIT; AV BIZ STARTS TO ‘TURN CORNER’

HILLS TURNS PROFIT; AV BIZ STARTS TO ‘TURN CORNER’

Hills Limited held its AGM in Adelaide today and announced that there had been a significant turnaround in the performance of the Company in FY18, delivering a net profit of $400,000, which was an improvement of $8.3 million over the prior year. In his report MD and CEO, David Lenz specifically touched on the company’s
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November 23, 2018 News

MARK CONDON JOINS AUSTRALIAN MONITOR

MARK CONDON JOINS AUSTRALIAN MONITOR

Australian Monitor has appointed Mark Condon as National Sales Manager as it looks to strengthen its position in pro audio and commercial AV markets across Australia. Owned by Hills Limited, Australian Monitor produces installation mixers, mixer amplifiers, amplifiers, speakers, microphones and accessories for the commercial and professional audio markets. It exports to 15 countries across
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October 24, 2018 Industry

NEW AUSTRALIAN MONITOR AMPLIFIERS AT INTEGRATE

NEW AUSTRALIAN MONITOR AMPLIFIERS AT INTEGRATE

Local AV brand, Australian Monitor is expanding its amplifier family with the release of its next generation HSP series. Drawing on over 30 years of industry knowledge, the Australian Monitor team has extended the HS family, adding DSP and RS232 functionality and making design improvements to revitalise its popular class D power amp range. Owned
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August 17, 2018 News

WYRESTORM LAUNCHES NETWORKHD 600 SERIES

WYRESTORM LAUNCHES NETWORKHD 600 SERIES

WyreStorm releases its ultimate quality NetworkHD 600 Series 4K HDR over 10GbE using SDVoE technology. Illustrating precisely what it means by its tagline of providing the ‘Right Technology for the Right Application’, WyreStorm’s multi-platform NetworkHD line offers pro AV and custom install integrators a choice of three separate AV over IP technologies. The installer can
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May 17, 2018 News

HILLS WINS THREE NEW VENDORS

HILLS WINS THREE NEW VENDORS

Hills Limited has broadened its AV product offering for the professional AV market by signing distribution agreements with three new vendors for supply of their products exclusively across Australia and New Zealand: XTA Electronics Ltd and MC2 Audio (XTA and MC2) are technology partners based in the United Kingdom. XTA designs and manufactures professional audio
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April 9, 2018 News

COURT ORDERS MILESTONE’S APPLICATION TO BE DISMISSED

COURT ORDERS MILESTONE’S APPLICATION TO BE DISMISSED

Hills Limited (ASX: HIL) announced today that the application by Milestone Systems A/S to wind up Hills has been dismissed by the Court and Milestone has notified the Australian Securities & Investments Commission of the Court order. The quantum of the claim was $56K and as this amount was in dispute between the parties, Milestone
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February 23, 2018 News

HILLS FINDS A WAY

HILLS FINDS A WAY

Hills is reporting a solid first half performance in 2017/18, with revenues down a bit (from an underperforming antenna install business, according to the report) and costs down even further. Here’s what Hills had to say about its AV business: Hills Audio Visual (AV) business saw revenues decline slightly, but has maintained solid margins, limiting
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February 21, 2018 Industry

HILLS TAKES AIM AT MILESTONE

HILLS TAKES AIM AT MILESTONE

Hills Limited (ASX: HIL) advises that it has today filed court documents seeking orders to set aside a statutory demand filed by Milestone Systems, dismiss a wind-up application and for Milestone to pay all costs. Hills disputes that the service of a statutory demand was properly effected and contends that the proceeding is an abuse
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February 15, 2018 News