St. Louis Music Appoints Jay Epperson VP of Technology

March 21st 2021

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – St. Louis Music is pleased to announce the appointment of Jay Epperson to the position of Vice-President of Technology.

Epperson was previously Executive VP of Delivery with Datix, a business technology consulting company, where he specialized in ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and system integrations projects. Prior to Datix, Epperson worked within large manufacturing and distribution companies in Finance and Operations Management.

“I am thrilled to join the talented leadership team here at St. Louis Music,” said Epperson. “There are some very exciting technology projects on the horizon that will allow St. Louis Music to become more productive and efficient, ultimately allowing the team here to serve our customer base even better. I look forward to continuing to build momentum and adding value to the organization and its customers.”

In his new role as Vice-President of Technology, Epperson will be working to optimize SLM’s Epicor system and overall technology profile.  

“Jay complements our senior team perfectly,” says Chris Meikle, Senior Vice President of St. Louis Music & Alvarez Head of Development. “He has a host of skills and a wealth of experience to help us design and implement our next stage technology plans which will deliver added value and impeccable service levels to our customers.”

For more information call your St Louis Music Representative at 800-727-4512 or email at [email protected].

{Pictured:  Jay Epperson}

St. Louis Music/U.S. Band & Orchestra is one of the largest general distributors of musical instruments and accessories in North America. SLM is the owner of Alvarez, Austin and Sigma Guitars, Knilling String Instruments, E.K. Blessing, Zonda Brasswinds and Reeds and Hamilton stands. The company is also the exclusive USA distributor of Dixon Drums and Hardware, P. Mauriat Brass and Woodwinds, and Antigua Wind Instruments. SLM distributes over 250 brands of accessories to music stores across the USA.