Richmond Sound Design Ltd. (RSD) of Vancouver, Canada, and London, England, announced the appointment of Merv Buchanan to the newly created position of Market Development Manager for North America.

Buchanan brings a wealth of experience to RSD, having worked as a music producer, systems designer, college instructor and marketing executive with organizations as diverse as Videomax, Trend Records, Toa Electronics, Fanshawe College and MuchMusic.

As part of this new initiative, Richmond's new North American sales office has been established at 727 Lansdowne West, Peterborough, Ontario. RSD's new toll free sales number for the USA and Canada is 1-888-782-5507.