Robert Paquette Sr. first started Select Sound Service, Inc. in 1958 out of the basement of his home. Since then, Select Sound Service, Inc. has grown to a 30,000 square foot building located at 107 E. National Ave., Milwaukee, WI. In 1999, Select Sound Service, Inc. opened another office near Madison Wisconsin, located at 2211-3 Parview Dr., Middleton, WI 53562. Select Sound Service, Inc. covers all of southern Wisconsin and if needed will cover other areas as well.
Robert Paquette Sr.’s love for electronics goes further than founding Select Sound Service, Inc. He is considered an authority on pre 1950 microphones and has the world’s largest microphone collection, containing over 1200 microphones! Bob Paquette’s Microphone Museum is located at our main headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. See our museum page for further information including; pictures of the microphones, free tours of the museum and information on his book, “The History and Evolution of the Microphone”.