St. Louis Music Distributes
Antigua Winds

St. Louis Music has acquired the distribution of Antigua Winds in North America, effective May 1. According to company representatives, SLM will assist and drive future marketing and development efforts for the line, focusing on product quality while enhancing brand awareness.

"St. Louis Music is the perfect sales and distribution partner for Antigua Winds as they continue to grow," said Mark Ragin, SLM's president and CEO. "We have a time-honored dedication in serving the school music market through a dealer base and look forward to working with Antigua dealers and introducing the brand to many more."

Antigua Winds will remain based out of San Antonio. Mike Summers will transition from his role as director of sales into brand director at Antigua.

"Antigua Winds is excited about this new opportunity to partner with St. Louis Music," said Mike Sails, director at Antigua Winds. "With the impressive growth Antigua has been experiencing the last few years, we needed to partner with a leader in sales and marketing band instruments to allow Antigua to achieve its full potential. This is a perfect partnership for Antigua Winds."

For additional details, current and prospective authorized Antigua retailers are encouraged to contact Summers or their SLM inside sales representative.