From left: Robert Shen, Ami Belli and Brock Kaericher

Robert Shen Named President
of Remo

Remo Inc. has announced that Brock Kaericher is stepping down as its president and Robert Shen will become president of Remo Inc. in addition to his role as president of Remo – Asia. Kaericher will remain as chairman of the board and president emeritus while acting in an advisory role throughout the remainder of 2020.

Kaericher joined Remo in 1996, coming from an executive background in the electronics industry, and was named president of Remo in 2000. During his tenure, Kaericher served on the NAMM board of directors as well as filling trustee positions on various boards of institutes of higher education.

Kaericher stated, "I have been very fortunate to work with a wonderful group of people, both within Remo Inc. and with individuals from all areas of the musical products industry. I am so proud of the amazing accomplishments that have been realized during my tenure."

Shen joined the company in an active role in 2000 during the start-up of Remo – Asia. He has filled multiple capacities during his tenure at Remo Inc. and was named vice president of operations in 2017. In accepting his new role, he commented on his desire to continue the great work of Remo Inc. in serving people from all segments of society and remaining the trusted partner of companies from across the globe in striving to present the consumer with quality percussion instruments and accessories.

The new roles for Kaericher and Shen become effective Jan. 1, 2020.