Started in 1981, PCD is a California corporation that specializes in the design and installation of audio and video systems. As a regional company working exclusively in Northern California, we take on a variety of large commercial, educational and institutional projects in both the public and private sectors.
Personal excellence in everything we do. Every day and in every way.
Dedicated to bringing our clients’ WOW to reality.
We put customers first. We strive to be responsive to all clients’ needs. Our clients are the foundation of our company and the reason for our long-term, continued success.
Key elements to PCD’s success include:
- A knowledgeable and stable workforce.
Employees of our company have a long term commitment which leads to positive interaction with one another and a high degree of efficiency.
- The ability to properly assess the amount of time required to complete the job.
By leveraging our capabilities, we streamline processes and take a hands-on approach to ensure consistent quality to each job’s unique needs.
- Technicians who have excellent practical understanding of modern AV systems and are able to program and troubleshoot on site.
We achieve success due to the consistent productivity of our ever growing staff.
- Responsive not only during the construction and installation process, but also for service after delivery.
Continued support of our clients after installation, including offering Maintenance Agreements.
- Field employees are represented by the IBEW Union
Our strong Union backed culture encourages respect and teamwork.
Chris I., CTS
Daniel V., CTS
Assists with purchasing process for jobs and warehouse inventory, and data entry of all AP invoices into SAGE database.
Manages purchasing process for jobs and warehouse inventory.
Assists Estimators in establishing bids.
Coordinate and administer the front office functions for the company. Administration duties include Finance, Recruiting and Marketing.
Responsible for warehouse, shipping and receiving, and deliveries to and from job sites for field staff. Responsible for building cleanliness maintenance.
Senior System Design Engineer
Processes Submittals, RFIs, and AutoCAD drawings for contracts won through bid process, assists with design of systems as needed for John’s Design-Build projects.
Assistant System Design Engineer
Supports the System Engineers in the designing of systems.
Joe L., CTS
Design Build segment of the business. Fielding calls and following up with potential clients.
Works with Operations and the Sales team to follow up with clients and to present PCD’s Continuing Support program.
Responsible for coordinating the scheduling of installers and service techs with the contractors and clients. Coordinate transfer of inventory to job sites. Manages Warehouse and responsible for inventory control.
Responsible for coordinating the specific tasks being performed by installers, technicians, and outside programmers in the field.
Design & Technical Quality Manager
Reviews design for technical accuracy. Assists in commissioning of all projects. Manages the field techs remotely providing support. Handles phone queries to minimize rolling vehicles unnecessarily.
Manages finances including receivables, payables, job costs and assets, manages Certified Payroll reporting for all contract jobs, HR, State and Federal compliance. Oversees P&L.
Responsible for the day to day running of PCD’s Operations, Human Resources, Procurement, and Marketing departments.
Estimator / Project Manager
Estimates all public and private projects out for bid. Oversees handoff of projects to Engineering and Purchasing.
President / VP
Henry B., CTS
Chairman of the Board
Oversees company financials and legal.
John R., CTS
Responsible for the day to day operations of the company. Oversees Design-Build jobs, head of Sales Department Schedules frequent on-site field meetings with clients to review new AV systems or upgrades needed. Oversees P&L.
Oversees all Operations in the field and headquarters. Engineering, Inside Ops, all Field Personnel, Sales Personnel and Estimating / Bid department. Responsible for marketing / website content and HR relations with employees. Responsible for overall P&L.