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Tammy Vandonk and Justin Norvell of FMIC with Fender's Dealers' Choice Award (DCA) for "Electric Guitar of the Year."

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Chris Martin IV of C.F. Martin & Co. with the 2017 MMR Dealers' Choice Award for "Acoustic Guitar of the Year."

Supplier Scene

To celebrate the launch of two new products, the MT 15 lunchbox amplifier and the SE Mark Tremonti Standard, PRS Guitars and Mark Tremonti have put together the "Win My Rig" promotion, with a prize pack worth more than $1,900.

Read more: PRS Guitars Launches 'Win My Rig' Promotion

Upfront

During the 2018 Roland International Press Conference, held Wednesday, January 24, 2018, on the eve of the NAMM Show in Anaheim, California, Roland and BOSS presented their third-annual Lifetime Achievement Awards to synthpop and electronic music pioneer and solo artist Thomas Dolby (Roland), and guitar virtuoso, artist, and producer Steve Vai (BOSS).

Read more: Roland and BOSS Present Lifetime Achievement Awards to Vai, Dolby

Upfront

MMR​'s Matt King with Tom Bedell of Breedlove Guitars at the Chairman's Reception on Thursday night in Anaheim.

Supplier Scene

Peavey Electronics has announced the launch of its Peavey Rewards Program, designed to improve brand loyalty and establish a direct relationship with both new and returning customers.

Read more: Peavey Launches Rewards Program

Supplier Scene

Shure has announced a new global mobile recording contest called “Off the Beaten Track” in partnership with U.S. singer-songwriter Tori Kelly.

Read more: Shure Announces 'Off the Beaten Track' Contest

Upfront

Mike Belitz, president and CEO of Ultimate Support Systems, has acquired Radial Engineering Ltd.

Read more: CEO and President of Ultimate Support Acquires Radial Engineering Ltd.

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Peavey Electronics® has announced that they will now sell direct to Canadian dealers.

Read more: Peavey Returns to Direct to Dealers in Canada

People

Yamaha Corporation of America (YCA) announced this week that Jeff Scott has been appointed as the company's corporate vice president of Finance and Administration.

Read more: YCA Names Scott Corporate VP of Finance and Administration

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