Mark Carlson founded Carlson Audio Systems in 1987. His new company quickly developed a reputation for quality equipment and personalized professional service. In 1990, Jonathan Stoverud-Myers combined his resources with Mark Carlson in a partnership. These two men shared the same ideals and goals for their new audio company. They were committed to providing local and regional clients with professional equipment of the highest quality and delivering their services with the utmost level of personal attention and professionalism. Their goal was to make Carlson Audio Systems a company that set the standard for others to follow.