David S. Young
David Young founded the company in 1983 after spending 4 ½ years managing another independent audio specialty store.
Over the thirty plus years, he has assembled an extremely talented group of staff, many have that have been with the company for over two decades. While his passion is music and movies, he continues to explore other technologies that save people time, money and make them more secure. This is a wonderful industry for someone that likes new technology, It’s never boring. He often says “I have to reinvent the company every six months”. His secret to success is “hire great people and get out of their way”. David is a respected figure and pioneer in the home automation and systems integration industry.
David has been a member of CEDIA (Custom Electronics Design Installation Association) since 1995, a board member of CTA (Consumer Technology Association) Retailer Council, past President and member of the national buying group HTSA (Home Technology Specialists of America) and a member of EO (Entrepreneurs Organization).
Under David’s leadership and guidance, The Sound Room has been honored with multiple awards and accolades from organizations such as HTSA, CEDIA, CE Pro, as well as many vendors.
David lives in Chesterfield with his wife Jody. They have 3 children.
Besides his family, and running the company, you can find David outside enjoying boating, biking, skiing and traveling.