Sales Staff/Audio Experts
A veteran of ProAudio.com since 1993 (formerly Crouse-Kimzey Company
), Lee began his radio career in high school, later graduating from the Elkins Institute of Broadcast. Though his industry knowledge spans all facets, Lee is affectionately referred to as our resident broadcast expert.
Barry has a passion for music and over 35 years of experience in live performance, event production and studio recording. He joined the ProAudio.com team in 1992 (formerly Crouse-Kimzey Company
) with additional background experience as a worship leader and church audio director.
Not only does Scott have over a 20 year history with us dating back to 1994 (formerly Crouse-Kimzey Company
), he has years of experience in audio engineering from playing gigs all over Texas and stretching as far as the Soviet Union.
Tim joined our team in 2014, bringing with him extensive experience in professional A/V sales, operations, FOH engineering & production, and a degree in graphic arts and lithography. He’s respected by colleagues and clients alike for his knowledge and humble nature.
Mark Helms"My passions include cooking and running. Go figure..."
Becky Byrd"I don't spoil my grandkids; I'm just very accommodating!"
Colin Knowles"Golf Gear and Corgis!!!"
Kara Solmonson"Even though I'm a hockey mom, I do not drive a minivan."
Kay Hammill"When not at work, you can find me camping, fishing, or hanging out with my grandkids."
Price Thomas"I am a unicorn."
Chris Conner"I'm on a steady diet of Chipotle burritos. I am not ashamed."
Ryan Wilson"Zombie apocalypse? No problem, because I'm an Eagle Scout--Laging Handa!"
Garry Brents"When I'm not swimming in audio, I'm playing Magic the Gathering or binge watching shows with my girlfriend."
John Paul KimzeyPresident & CEO
John Paul Kimzey founded ProAudio.com (formerly Crouse-Kimzey Company
) in 1971 with his uncle, John R. "Buddy" Crouse, and continues to serve as our President and CEO. An accomplished businessman with many notable achievements in the communications industry, John Paul holds degrees in Radio/TV/Film and Ranch Management from Texas Christian University. When he's not overseeing corporate operations, he enjoys hunting, ranching and serving an active role in his church and various charities. John Paul is a Fort Worth, Texas native and still lives there today along with his wife, Lane Anne. They are the proud parents of three sons and grandparents to six grandchildren.
Mark BradfordVP/General Manager
Mark Bradford joined the ProAudio.com team (formerly Crouse-Kimzey Company
) in 1976 as our sole salesman. Today, he serves as Vice President and General Manager. Mark grew up in the broadcast industry, spending time at his father's radio station as a child. He later earned his degree in Journalism and Printing from East Texas State University. When he's not managing the company, Mark enjoys playing tennis, being active in his church and surrounding himself with family; he and his wife have two children, two grandchildren and several rescue animals.