Dave Tkachuk: DC Home Systems welcomes newest team member
We are incredibly fortunate to have brought Dave Tkachuk on board as our Design and Engineering Manager.
With DC Home Systems, Dave continues his life long contributions in the field of technology, design and engineering.
A graduate of University of Massachusetts Lowell with a B.S. in Physics, Dave spent his early years excelling at positions in electrical and audio engineering, eventually forming his own company, in 1978, Audy Instruments. He designed, engineered and developed critically acclaimed professional audio mixing consoles .
The following year, Dave started what would end up being a 40+ year affiliation with the renowned folk music trio Peter, Paul & Mary as their “brilliant sound design and front-of-house engineer”.
As early as 1982, Dave became deeply involved in the emerging home automation industry providing the design and engineering of residential and commercial AV technology systems.
He served twenty years as president of Tkachuk Associates, a high-end A/V systems integration and installation company. Having sold that business, he then founded Symbol Logic, providing design and engineering services and software he developed to home automation system integrators.
Over the course of his career, Dave has amassed many accolades including CEDIA Volunteer of the Year and contributor to books, guides, articles, webinars, standards documentation, and training courses. His professional affiliations include InfoComm and CEDIA.
Dave has an impressive array of certifications including Design Technology Specialist, Installation Technology Specialist, Crestron Certified Consultant, Crestron Digital Media Certified Designer, CEDIA Certified Home Theater Design Specialist and CEDIA Certified Instructor and Imaging Science Foundation,
Dave is a warm and engaging man with obvious intelligence and a quick smile. We are thrilled that Dave Tkachuk will bring the DC Home Systems professional expertise in the field of home automation integration to even higher levels of proficiency and client satisfaction.