Wes Dooley's longtime passion for audio has infused his company, Audio Engineering Associates (AEA), with a well-balanced blend of creativity and technical expertise for 40 years. At the core of AEA is a genuine interest in the art and science of audio. Currently manufacturing a range of studio ribbon microphones and ribbon mic preamps, AEA designs products that help resolve problems commonly encountered by engineers; this dedication provides the cornerstone of the company’s philosophy and secures a place for AEA on the Vintage King roster.