United States, North Carolina, Charlotte - 09/26/2019 (PRDistribution.com)
Midwood Guitar Studio of Charlotte Named One of the Top 100 Music Stores in the World
Midwood Guitar Studio of Charlotte, NC has been named a Top 100 Dealer by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the global association of music instruments and pro audio products. The store was also recognized with the Best Store Design award by the global industry organization. The award was presented on Friday, June 29 at the Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, Tennessee.
The Top 100 Awards honor retail musical instrument dealers who demonstrate exceptional commitment to their stores, neighborhoods, customers and also share in a vision to create a more musical world through their local communities. Speaking during the awarding ceremony, Joe Lamond, NAMM President and CEO said,
“At the heart of every music store, there is a story of inspiration, dedication and a pursuit to create a more musical world”.
He also applauded the efforts made by Midwood Guitar Studio of Charlotte saying,
“Midwood exemplifies that commitment to their community, their staff, and the industry to create a space which welcomes and inspires music makers through their products and services. “
Dubbed the ‘retail Oscars’ by Music Inc. magazine, NAMM’s Top 100 Dealer Awards spotlights the industry’s very best music product retailers. In order to determine the Top 100 list, an independent panel of judges reviewed hundreds of submissions that are rated across categories that include customer service, music advocacy, store design, and promotions.
On his side the company CEO, Douglas Armstrong thanked all the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) for recognizing the efforts of the company. He said;
“We never envisioned being recognized for something that we love to do. A big thank you to our local and national customers for supporting MGS”.
Armstrong announced that the company will focus on recruiting the best staff and providing the best products to the customers.
“We have the best staff in the world led my Matt Anthony-Store Manager and Sage Greer-Sales Manager. We have lots of new products arriving from API, Benson, Bogner, Boucher, Bourgeois, Collings, Duesenburg, Eastman, Fender Custom Shop, Greer, Gretsch, Huss & Dalton, Komet, Mario Guitars, Matchless, Martin, Maton, McPherson, Milkman, Michael Tuttle, Novo, PRS, Suhr, Swart, Tom Anderson Guitars, Vemuram Pedals and Two Rock. We are very fortunate to have Craig Landau of Midwood Lutherie as part of our team. Craig operates his own business but supports Midwood Guitar Studio”, he assured.
Located in the in the heart of Plaza Midwood, Charlotte- the most artistic and vibrant neighborhood, Midwood Guitar Studio was started in 2016 to provide customers with the ultimate shopping experience of musical products. Most of the staff at the company are professional musicians and their work is to help customers to make the best choice of musical instruments. They operate 6 days a week from 11am-6pm.
For more information about Midwood Guitar Studio;
Name: Douglas Armstrong
Location: 1517 Central Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28205
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 approximately10, 300 Member companies located in more than 104 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.