ORLANDO, Fla. and HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- VOXX International Corporation (NASDAQ: VOXX), a leading manufacturer and distributor of automotive, consumer accessories and premium audio products, today announced the addition of John Adamovich, Jr. as an independent Director of the Company, effective immediately. Mr. Adamovich was appointed by the Company's independent members of the Board of Directors after an extensive search to fill the vacancy on the Board following the 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. He brings to VOXX over 40-years of financial and management experience, and a wealth of expertise in corporate finance, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and SEC and risk management compliance. In his most recent position, Mr. Adamovich served as Chief Financial Officer of Aeroflex Holding Corp., a NYSE-listed aerospace and test & measurement company focused on wireless communications. He served as Chief Financial Officer for almost a decade, and was responsible for all financial functions, including corporate reporting, financial planning, accounting, tax, treasury, insurance, internal audit, IT, and risk management. While with Aeroflex, he was instrumental in the Company's efforts to go public in 2010 and all corporate financings thereafter. He was also intricately involved in M&A activities, having overseen both acquisitions and divestitures, and ultimately, the sale of Aeroflex to Cobham PLC. Prior to Aeroflex, Mr. Adamovich served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Rainbow Media Enterprises, a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation, where he oversaw finance functions for the Company's direct broadcast satellite business, three national cable television networks and a regional movie chain. Previously, he served as Group Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of NYSE listed Pall Corporation, a leading manufacturer of filtration, separation and purification solutions. In this role, he was responsible for the global finance department and related initiatives, including corporate reporting, financial planning, accounting, tax, treasury, insurance, internal audit and investor relations. He was intricately involved in business planning and reorganization initiatives. Earlier in his career, Mr. Adamovich held a number of roles over a more than 20-year period with KPMG, ultimately as an SEC Reviewing Partner and Professional Practice Partner.