Coast Music Wins Jupiter's Distributor of the Year Award

[![KHS CEO Karl Leong (left) & Coast Music's Alex Kundakcioglu](/content/images/2017/02/Karl-Leong-Alex-Kundakcioglu-300x225.jpg)](/content/images/2017/02/Karl-Leong-Alex-Kundakcioglu.jpg)KHS CEO Karl Leong (left) & Coast Music’s Alex Kundakcioglu
Coast Music, a division of JAM Industries, has won the Jupiter distributor award for 2016.  Canada was recognized during the annual distributor meeting at the winter NAMM Show 2017.  This award is presented every year recognizing partners who have significantly made an impact on the growth of the Jupiter brand, their community efforts, as well as outstanding support of Jupiter brass and woodwind instruments.  Alex Kundakcioglu, national sales manager, accepted the award  on behalf of Coast Music from Karl Leong, CEO of KHS.

“As the brand manager for Jupiter and as a player, I am very proud of my association with Jupiter and I am also very passionate about the instruments and KHS musical instruments company,” says Kundakcioglu. “Over the years I have seen the brand develop from student instruments into a full line  that now includes intermediate and professional products. KHS is committed to excellence in their design and manufacturing processes.”

Jupiter is manufactured by KHS Musical Instruments Co., Ltd. one of the largest musical instrument producers in the world.  The company is dedicated to supporting music education and community since 1930.  KHS offers band instruments to school music programs and individual players.  As a global company, KHS controls all aspects of manufacturing in its state-of-the-art, company-owned factories.

For more information, contact Coast Music: 514-457-2555,

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Michael Raine is the Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Musician, Canadian Music Trade, Professional Sound, and Professional Lighting & Production magazines. He also hosts the Canadian Musician Podcast.
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