Audio Components in Los Angeles About Us
Brooks Berdan Ltd. was founded by the late, great audiophile, Brooks Berdan and his wife Sheila. We have become known as a leader in representing the finest in audio components. Assisting our customers in achieving a pleasing listening environment in their own home has always been a top priority for us.
Celebrating 30 years at the same location in Monrovia just east of Pasadena. We offer individual attention and world class customer service. Our specially setup rooms allow you to experience the best equipment in an environment created for sound reproduction. We are passionate about good sound and we love to share our knowledge and expertise. Please come visit.
President / General Manager -- Owner of Brooks Berdan Ltd., since it’s inception in 1988, she has cared deeply about helping individuals enjoy their music. Sheila strives to keep the best in high end, 2-channel audio equipment displayed in the listening rooms. She received a degree in Registered Nursing and was a Nurse Manager for 15 years.
Store Manager -- Curious as to how things worked from an early age, his love of music and audio equipment led him to purchase his ﬁrst tube ampliﬁer in 1998 from Brooks. He has been a Team Member at Brooks Berdan Ltd. since 2002. A bonaﬁde vinyl lover and an exceptional turntable technician, he specializes in the optimization and synergy of 2-channel audio systems.
Senior Sales Associate -- At the age of eight, his father built his ﬁrst stereo system. He built his ﬁrst speakers when he was twelve. At the age of 18, he was the youngest General Manager of a Radio Shack in three states. After a 35-year career as a Restaurant General Manager around the country, he has returned to his passion in 2-channel audio and home theater.
Service Manager -- He has been a Team Member at Brooks Berdan Ltd. since 1996. He received a degree in Electronics Technology. He worked as a Service Manager for several audio dealers, as well as the Lead Audio Engineer for Fox Television. He is highly regarded for his vast knowledge in many audio components.
Historian / Service Department Technician -- He received a degree in Civil Engineering, and is recipient of the 2016 Tyne Award for his Dedication to the Preservation of Vacuum Tube History. He is a Co-Founder and Vice President of Groovy Hi-Fi Solutions Inc., manufacturer of TM-8 Record Cleaning Fluid. Admired for his abundant knowledge of the audio industry, he also collects antique radios as a hobby.
Greeter / Security -- She has been a Team Member at Brooks Berdan Ltd. since 2015. She is the enthusiastic greeter you meet when you enter the store. She adds an element of ease to the environment, and is an integral component to the overall store experience. Needless to say, she takes her “greeting” seriously.