A place for distinction
Acoustic Distinctions (AD) is a U.S.-based acoustics and AV system specialty consulting firm that works in built environments. As an integrated design partner working with owners, architects, engineers and contractors, AD provides expertise centered on enabling spaces to enhance the end-user experience. AD’s insights have been gained through more than two decades of collaboration on a diverse portfolio of projects of distinction. From arts, media, corporate, government, worship, education and mixed-use, AD strives for excellence in helping bring design in harmony.
Our core values drive your project to distinction
It takes a village…
Community: We recognize our role as a trusted partner in helping design partners and clients make informed decisions. We believe that success is best in the company of others. We gain fulfillment through contributing to the future and growth of our coworkers, design colleagues, clients and end-users.
Accuracy: Experience has shown us which details merit scrutiny and those which create noise. Understanding the difference carries significant impact on project costs and how people experience the resulting space.
When people connect…
Artistry: We understand the relationship between physical space and human perception. We know how space can foster and impede the way people interact. From our belief that perfection can rise from imperfection, we seek a creative balance of controllable elements to enable amazing possibilities.
Do what is right…
Integrity: Upholding our fiduciary responsibility in serving clients sometimes conflicts with what we believe is needed to allow a space to heighten the end-user experience. We help steward the process of overcoming difficult choices with knowledge and data that ultimately support project goals.