In 1954, Gene Czerwinski, then a brilliant young aerospace engineer, founded Cerwin-Vega. Why start a loudspeaker company? First and foremost a music fan, Gene’s goal was to reproduce the live musical experience. His design philosophy was based on high-efficiency drivers, durability, and "value for money products." Cerwin-Vega has received numerous design and engineering awards for its products in pro, home and mobile audio. Cerwin-Vega: From aerospace to in-your-face!