For 31 years, Electro Acoustics has been bringing audio and visual perfection to audiences in landmark venues across Texas. Each project is custom-made to fit the location’s specific needs and to add a pulse to the structure. We want your audiences not to just see and hear the performances, but to feel them. From small-room acoustics and stadium speakers to lighting instruments, Electro Acoustics is here to serve you and your team with experience, courtesy and respect.
At Electro Acoustics we take stewardship very seriously. We understand that our clients trust us to ensure their projects are properly designed, installed, coordinated and serviced. For 30 years we have consistently proven our ability to accomplish this objective. While stewardship encompasses our work, we also focus on close coordination with other trades, lighting and acoustical concerns, noise concerns, and network and construction issues. Employee fulfillment and growth is key to the success of Electro Acoustics. Being the best company in the industry to work with, and to work for, is our goal.
Electro Acoustics is proud to be the first Texas-Based InfoComm APEx level systems integrator in the Southwest United Sates! This is an ANSI level certification and the highest level of certification available in our industry. Having the APEx mark ensures our clients that only highly trained technicians and systems designers will work on your project.
Electro Acoustics was recognized by NSCA as a 2015 Excellence in Business winner for talent development. Electro Acoustics invests heavily in our people, which we consider to be greatest asset, so our clients receive only the best quality and designs
At Electro Acoustics, we strive to inspire people to entertain, educate and edify by crafting exceptional communication tools. We serve our clients with experience, courtesy and respect.
Sue and I founded Electro Acoustics, Inc. in Fort Worth, Texas in 1984. Originally an audio-contracting firm, today we cater to all spectrums within the A/V industry, including design, engineering, installation and system support services on projects ranging from churches, performing arts centers and stadiums to corporate and civic projects.
We have been fortunate to be involved with some of the most well respected design and consulting firms in the country on iconic Texas projects including Bass Performance Hall, the Texas Rangers’ Ballpark in Arlington, Kimbell Art Museum and TCU’s Amon Carter Stadium.
The primary reason for our growth within the industry is due to our talented and committed engineers, designers and technicians. We are family-owned and operated, service-oriented, and committed to reinvesting our profits into the lives of our employees and our community.
Founder & Chief Steward
Chris and his wife, Sue, founded Electro Acoustics in 1984, after working with Chris’ father, Henry Jordan, in the same industry. With more than 40 years of experience, Chris is recognized as one of the industry’s most knowledgeable leaders. His passion for serving his employees and project partners stems from his commitment to conducting business in a way that honors both God and family. Chris and Sue have two children and reside in Fort Worth, TX.
Sue graduated with honors in nursing from Texas Christian University and worked in cardiovascular nursing for nine years. She helped start Electro Acoustics in 1984 and was involved in all aspects at the beginning. After taking time off to raise 2 sons, Sue came back in 2007 to be the full-time Purchasing Manager. She currently works part-time and is the Chief Culture Officer. She has a passion to serve and care for employees, develop excellent relationships with vendors and deliver an excellent product to customers.
Sam joined EA in 2017 after serving in the Air Force JAG Corps for 6 years. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in Business Management in 2007. Sam was a member of the Corps of Cadets, and earned the Certificate in Leadership Study and Development. Sam also graduated from Texas Tech University School of Law. As a JAG, Sam opened the Special Victims’ Counsel office at Minot Air Force Base where he assisted sexual assault victims. In 2014, Sam deployed to Afghanistan, where he was the Chief of Contract and Fiscal Law for Regional Command East, reviewing over $38 million in contracts and services. Sam is responsible for EA’s finances, operational performance, and quality systems and is passionate to create the best team in the A/V/L industry.
In 1994 Doug joined EAVI as an Installer/Lead tech. Prior to EAVI, Doug spent 14 years in commercial sound contracting in installation and service. Through the years Doug worked his way through project management, service, control systems, DSP programming and finally systems design. Doug is now the manager of the systems design team.
Ryan began his career with Electro Acoustics in 2000 in shipping and receiving. Over the years he has worked his way up through the company as a helper, technician, lead technician, project manager, and currently to sales manager. As a lead technician and project manager, Ryan led notable projects such as Christ Chapel Bible Church, NorthWood Church and TCU Amon Carter Stadium. Since moving into the account manager/sales role, Ryan continues to attain and oversee multi-million dollar projects including the new TCU Amon Carter Stadium, Texas Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Kimbell Art Museum Piano Pavilion and Amon Carter Museum of American Art. Ryan’s work history in the AV industry, attention to detail and hands-on approach provides him with the experience and insight that drives him to exceed client expectations.
Ian graduated from Texas Christian University with a BA degree in music. He attended the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Arizona where he received his Master Recording Degree. Ian went to California and worked on the Barbara Streisand Scoring Stage on the Sony Production Lot in Culver City, CA, after which he began working for EA in 2008. He started as a technician and is now the field manager. Ian supervises the field technicians and coordinates both future and current jobs to ensure client satisfaction.
Luke graduated from Texas A&M University with a BS degree in Leadership Studies and served as a regiment chaplain in the Corps of Cadets (Whoop!). He started as a technician for EA and has held positions of Project Lead, Assistant Field Manager, and presently is our Small Systems Division Manager. Luke has earned CTS, CTS-I, and PMP industry certifications. He has led notable projects such as TCU Amon Carter Stadium’s digital signage system, Rockpointe Church A/V/L systems, and upgrades to Globe Life Park in Arlington. As SSD Manager Luke ensures that service is promptly provided to our clients and systems are maintained for reliable operation and needed upgrades.
Ben has been with Electro Acoustics since 1991 and has been working in the professional audio/AV industry since 1978. He oversees the shop, warehouse, shipping and receiving.
Brett Ater, CTS-I
Lead in Training
Travis Brasher, CTS
Steve Burge, CTS-D
Lead in Training
Brian Jones, CTS-I
Nathan Lowrie, CTS
Service & Small Systems Technical Admin
Becca Mead, QuickBooks Certified User
Lead in Training
Paul Trimble, CTS
Warehouse Receiving Associate