Our Team

Meet The People Who Make It Happen

 Jeff Brotherston, CTS

Jeff Brotherston, CTS

Chief Design Engineer

Jeff has worked in the AV industry since 1987 and has been in high tech since 1980. He started and operated a successful business for 13 years, in addition to a manufacturer’s rep firm for 10 years. As an owner, he has experience in every job function including systems design, installation, accounting and management. As a weekend gig he entertained as a disc jockey and emcee for corporate and private events. This let to the production of audio, lighting and video events. Production experience was invaluable in the design and installation of audio, lighting and video systems. While every job involves his full commitment, he has been significantly involved in projects as large as the MATV system for Sports Authority Field and the 10,000 seat House of Hope church in Chicago. Jeff got his Bachelors from Texas Tech, but started in the Environmental Engineering curriculum at University of Florida.
Jon Abramczyk

Jon Abramczyk

Service Manager & Customer Relations Specialist

Jon is our Service Manger and Customer Relations Specialist. As Customer Service Manager, he provides consultative guidance and support to his clients to address their current and future needs, while collaborating with his team to ensure the highest level of quality service. Spending nearly a decade working in customer service and as an install technician Jon knows how to listen and pay attention to details. In his spare time, he enjoys participating in family events, going to concerts, playing guitar and being outdoors.
Clayton Spilling

Clayton Spilling

AV Engineer

Clayton is a motivated, organized self-starter who enjoys working and learning. He received his Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in Photography from Louisiana State University in 2004. Since graduation he has spent the past eight years in the Audio Visual industry focusing on live productions, computer technology and customer service. Mr. Spilling possesses excellent computer skills and takes pride in problem solving and teaching others.

Maria Brotherston

Maria Brotherston

Chief Executive Officer

Maria started working in the AV industry full time since 2009. She runs the operations and business management. This includes acting as Controller, Tax Compliance and HR. She participates in networking events, lead groups, client meetings, visits job sites. Jeff and her work together on quotes, ordering materials, reviewing proposals. While being the owner and controller, she can’t do it all. Maria has great team that helps her with the success of AV Colorado: Sales Engineer, Operations Manager, technician installers, programmers, subcontractors, Engineers, CAD specialist, Business development, temp installers, CPA, QuickBooks consultant etc.
Marci Boothe

Marci Boothe

Accounting & Office Manager

Marci Boothe joined Audio Video Colorado in 2017; where she has implemented over 20 years of accounting and office management experience. Marci has always had a love for people, planning and numbers for as long as she can remember; so it was no surprise when she wanted to study business management. Marci has an Associates Degree in Business Management. In 1998, Marci joined a Financial Planning Firm and spent several years broadening her financial experience from bookkeeping and accounting to investing and client asset management. Since that time Marci has worked as an office manager, account executive, and small business owner. She and her husband and their family have lived in the Denver area for more than 25 years.
Dustin Ahrens

Dustin Ahrens

Lead Installation Technician

Dustin has over 10 years of Audio Visual training and experience and brings a creative approach to every install. He is an expert in finding solutions to the most complex hardware and software configurations.

Martin Fitrzyk

Martin Fitrzyk

Project Manager

Martin is an accomplished Audio Visual expert with almost 20 years of hands on and technical training. He is an expert in finding solutions to the most complex hardware and software configurations. In addition to years of installation work, his experience is well rounded and suited for management in AV with a background that includes technical systems support, consulting on Osha regulations, management, and sales. As an audio professional he worked as a live and recording sound engineer in Detroit and South Florida and as a film sound mixer and post production re-recording engineer in Los Angeles. In addition to industry specific certifications such as CTS he holds a Masters degree in Finance from the University of Michigan at Dearborn as well as a Bachelor of Arts from Berklee College of Music in Boston.
Dave Hawpe

Dave Hawpe

Logistics Manager

With many years of working with fine company’s such as Mercedes Benz, Lexus and a few others, Dave was trained in the highest level of customer satisfaction to always make sure the customer is satisfied. Dave’s experience includes over thirty years working with audio, general electrical and cable, freight logistics, inventory management and general home and commercial maintenance, with a degree in computer science. Dave always strives to do the very best take care of any need the company or customer has at any time. He is a great asset to the AVC team.