Automated Processes Inc.
It all began with a dream. It was 1968. The company: Automated Processes Inc., formed by men with a vision. Best known for their now legendary "2520 amplifier", this unique amp has been and will continue to be the heart of all API discrete products. It continues to provide reliability and sonic purity unmatched by the competition.
API became the leading audio broadcast console manufacturer for radio and television networks and high profile stations. In addition, recording studios, large and small, began using API.....and receiving rave reviews from engineers and producers.
In May of 1999 API joined The ATI Group, a company that has defined the standard of quality and performance for live sound mixing since its beginning in 1988. ATI manufactures the Paragon live mixing console, and a range of mic preamps and audio processors based around its proprietary high voltage mic pre designs and a patented compressor circuit.