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Chris Bennett joins Apex America as The Director of US Sales for Zapco and ESB Audio

Chris Bennett joins Apex America, a division of Apex Group Italy, which owns and distributes the Zapco and ESB brands worldwide. As Director of US Sales, Chris will oversee and manage all US Sales activities for both Zapco and ESB Audio Brands.

ZAPCO was established in 1974 and, for fifty years, has been the leader in defining quality standards for the car audio industry. These years of experience have led to a thorough understanding of the challenges that are unique to the world of car audio. ZAPCO’s relentless quest for sonic purity consistently yields imaginative designs that utilize the most innovative technologies. The resulting products set the criteria by which all others in the industry are judged.

ESB Audio is an Italian speaker company that has been manufacturing high end car audio speakers since 1986. They were founded in 1969 and manufactured high fidelity home cabinets for a dozen years before getting into the automotive speaker category. ESB is currently shipping 6 different series of speakers with retail price points from $56.99 up to $3750.00.

Chris Bennett has over 30 years of Mobile Electronic experience working for Manufacturers such as Musway USA, Dynamat, AudioControl, and Metra Electronics. Prior to working with these prominent brands Chris owned Audio Habitat, a successful independent 12v retail store in Grover Beach, CA. Chris Commented about his new role, “I’m excited to be the go-to contact in the U.S. for such Legacy Brands like Zapco and ESB. As the Director of US Sales, we see great things ahead for the best sounding Mobile Electronics products available”.

George Jenkins, VP US Sales – “I am thrilled to have Chris on board and to help us in the growth of our company’s objectives and goals. He is known in the industry as a leader who gets things done. Please join us in welcoming Chris to his new position and supporting him as he embraces the new challenges ahead”.

Chris Bennett can be contacted by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at (805) 291-9997.

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