About SBS Founder - Craig "Shorty" Bernabeu

Systems By Shorty was founded in 2001 with the intentions of bringing high quality audio, vision, and innovation back to the pro audio industry. Craig “ Shorty” Bernabeu has been in the audio industry since 1985. He has an extensive career and much work experience on some of the finest sound systems ever available to nightclubs such as legendary nightclub: Club Zanzibar in Newark, NJ housing one of the best Richard Long Sound Systems.

In late 1995, Craig “Shorty” Bernabeu, was hired to work with Steve Dash and Phil Smith of Phazon for 6 years at world- renowned nightclub Twilo, NYC as the head sound technician. In 2001, SBS started handling SBNY Splash Bar NYC, on a major renovation of their sound system, that to this day has been a on going project to reinvent and always upgrade their Custom Analog SBS sound system, that has gotten praise world wide by Major DJs.

In late 2001, Legendary DJ Producer David Morales of Def Mix Productions Becomes a Client for SBS In February of 2003, David Morales hires Craig “Soundman Shorty” Bernabeu of SBS – Systems By Shorty, as the head sound engineer, to redesign, Re-engineer, build and install a new custom analog HiFI playback sound system for Club Stereo in Montreal, Canada which gave SBS world wide recognition as the leader in pro audio .

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In Late 2003, He Starts to engineer and Design his 1st piece of electronics with new company Thrive Audio, This 5 way Isolator is A Vacuum Tube unit that is featuered in all his sound systems across the Globe & is the 1st of its kind. In 2003 he & his Partners start a new company called Thrive Audio. Thrive Audio offers very High end Amplifiers, Processors and a variety of products. His Thrive Audio Isolator has gotten acclaim from djs world wide. In late 2006, SBS was contracted to custom build a HIFI Analog Sound system for Lotus Sound Bar in Honolulu Hawaii, this one of a kind hand made sound system has been getting praise from djs internationally and throughout Asia. Late 2006, He Builds his first state of the art hand made custom built Analog sound system in Asia, At nightclub Gspot in Shanghaii China. SUMMER OF 2009, SBS Back in Asia, Singapore The spring and summer of 2009, SBS designs and builds a 1 of a kind hand made Audiophile Analog sound system for Stereolab Singapore that becomes world reknown for an amazing system that makes Stereolab the ultimate dj destination

SBS TRADE MAGAZINE - 5 TIME AWARD NOMINATIONS FOR BEST SOUND SYSTEM & NIGHTSTALKER AWARD

2004, SBS - Systems By Shorty, was nominated for The Club World Award for World’s Best Sound System for his HIFI Analog sound system in Club Stereo in Montreal.:

In 2005, SBS - Systems By Shorty, was nominated for The Club World Award one year Later, for the Category called the Night Stalker award, for his sound system in Club Stereo,

In 2006, SBS –SystemsbyShorty was nominated for The Club World Award for World’s Best Sound System for his sound system in Club Stereo in Montreal. By Club Systems International Magazine.

In 2008 , SBS was nominated for The Club World Award for World’s Best Sound System for his sound system in Lotusoundbar in Honolulu Hawaii.

In 2009, was nominated for The Club World Award for World’s Best Sound System for his sound system in the Best Sound System category for SBNY / Splashbar NYC

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