Guitar Center Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar Center that focuses on the needs of professional users, has announced the appointment of Derek Snyder to the position of Director, Western Region. The announcement was made by GC Pro Vice President Rick Plushner. Said Snyder of his new role, “I have been blessed to work for GC Pro over the last several years and I am proud to see my role in the organization grow. I have a strong passion for this industry, and getting to serve the market working with major industry figures is a treat. I look forward to continuing my journey with GC Pro.” For further information on this appointment, contact Rick Plushner by telephone at 818-735-8800 ext. 2238.