Yamaha Connect


Yamaha Connect is the definitive AV product sales and technical information website for the Yamaha dealer network, custom installers and vendor partners. The new website will make it easy for members to get information about new and existing products and easy to access learning tools that improve productivity. Yamaha Connect replaces the Yamaha Product Advisory Board and other portals that had been in place for many years. In addition to the updated look and feel, key improvements to the new site include quick navigation to the information or services being sought, as well as mobile access for users on the go. Members will be able to keep up to date with all Yamaha products and learn how to better promote, sell and demo products at your store. Our engineers are always busy developing new and innovative products geared by our members’ comments. By staying in touch with our consumers’ needs we will continue to provide the latest technologies to fill those needs. With our members help we will continue to grow and develop the best possible A/V products available.

 

Member Participation

Participation is open to all associates selling or installing Yamaha audio and video products at authorized Yamaha dealers in the United States. Enrollment is quick and easy. Current Yamaha Product Advisory Board members can use their existing credentials to access Yamaha Connect. Authorized dealers without credentials need to secure a “Rep ID” number from their Yamaha sales representative. Contact your Yamaha sales representative for your Rep ID, and then complete the online enrollment form. With our members helping us meet our customer’s needs, you can look forward to outstanding sales opportunities.

 

Benefits of Yamaha Connect

Since the inception of Yamaha Connect, along with the previous Product Advisory Board Program, our members have received product information updates, sales tips and on-going promotions. Here are the details.

  • Learn and preview valuable product information in advance about Yamaha's models and cutting edge technologies
  • Members will have the opportunity to communicate directly with Yamaha, provide us with feedback, ideas, as well as any field related matters
  • Learn the latest Yamaha sales & training tips

 

Yamaha Connect Goals

  • Establish a two-way communication with Yamaha dealers and sales associates
  • Provide our members with valuable insight about Yamaha’s latest product information and promotions
  • On-going product training to associates of Yamaha authorized dealers
  • Have a mobile friendly, easy to navigate site that has relevant information that dealers are looking for

 

Useful Links to Yamaha AV Division Sites

Yamaha Home Audio/Video Products, USA : home page
FAQs: frequently asked questions and troubleshooting tips for general consumers
Warranty information: for authorized Yamaha Electronics Corporation dealers
Parts information: for genuine Yamaha accessories, replacement parts...etc.
Utilities & downloads: firmware updates, owner's manuals, quick connect guides, etc. for general consumers
Advertising graphics: product high resolution images and media for use by authorized dealers, resellers and distributors only

 

-        Yamaha CI Connect Website Features Tools that Enhance Custom Installers’ Success

 

DENVER, Colo., September 26, 2013 – Yamaha Corporation of America, AV Division, today introduced Yamaha CI Connect, the definitive AV product sales and technical information website for the Yamaha dealer network, custom installers and vendor partners. The new website, which can be accessed at yamahaciconnect.com, makes it easy for users to get information about new and existing products and easy to access learning tools that improve productivity.

          “Yamaha CI Connect enhances our ability to convey useful information regarding new products, product support, and training materials, for the success of our dealers and partners,” said Bob Goedken, general manager, AV Division, Yamaha Corporation of America. ”A cornerstone of a strong relationshipis is effective communication, and with Yamaha CI Connect, we’ve created a tool that will prove invaluable to our sales efforts because it gets needed information into the hands of our customers quickly and effectively.”

          Yamaha CI Connect replaces the Yamaha Product Advisory Board portal that has been in place for many years. In addition to a new look and feel, key improvements to the new site include quick navigation to the information or services being sought, as well as mobile access for users on the go. Current Yamaha Product Advisory Board members can use their existing credentials to access Yamaha CI Connect. Authorized dealers without credentials need to secure a “Rep ID” number from their Yamaha sales representative.