Our Team


ROB JOSEPH  

Principal

Rob has over 25 years of industry experience that includes retail, touring, production, recording and performance. His strong business sense and success are recognized by his numerous industry awards. Rob also served on the NAMM Board of Directors.

DAN ERICKSON

Business Development Manager

Dan brings an incredible background to his position with our company. As the son of a successful MI store owner, Dan literally grew up in the music retail industry. That, along with his many years of experience as an educator, contractor, and accomplished working musician make him a qualified and trusted expert in the MI and Installation markets. He is the lay leader and chair of missions at his church and a sport pilot.

MATT MICHALSKI  

Business Development

Matt has extensive industry experience in both Retail and as a Manufacturers’ Representative. His background includes, touring, recording, pro audio and lighting. He is an accomplished guitarist that continues to play professionally on a regular basis.

TIM HELFRICH  

Inside Sales and Marketing Manager

Tim is a forward thinking individual that possesses a great interest in how new technology will shape our industry. His background in recording, multimedia and retail music sales along with a Bachelor’s degree in Music Technology from Capital University create the ideal landscape for a long career with our firm.

TODD TATNALL

Sales and Marketing Assistant

Todd is well respected and most qualified. His background includes technical support (manager) at Sweetwater for 15 years as well as adjunct professor in the St. Francis University Music Technology program. He continues to be a contributor for Groove3.

HOLLY HAPPENSACK  

Accounting & Customer Service

Holly is an accounting graduate from the University of Cincinnati. Her role as accountant ensures the day-to-day operations reflect the high standards established by the R. Joseph Group. Her commitment to customer satisfaction allows her to meet the challenges of today’s market, satisfying all parties in the process.

AARON RIGG

Customer Service

As a current senior at Capital University studying Music Technology, Aaron’s passion for all things recording and A/V means he is always seeking new knowledge and skills. It is this thirst for information that has made him a valuable part of our team and drives those around him.