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Alobar's Lighting and Sound was founded in March of 1991 in Saint Louis, MO. We provide professional audio and video equipment for sale, rental or event production. Our clients include schools, houses of worship, governmental organizations, recording studios, night clubs and restaurants, theaters, and their allied markets.  It is Alobar's goal to provide customers with the highest quality equipment with the most competitive pricing.

Diane Stecher - President

Diane began her career with Alobar's in 1991.  In October of 2006, she became the President and Owner of Alobar's Incorporated, when the past owner, James Winn retired.  Diane earned a degree in Business Admininstration from UM-St. Louis.  She began her career in the sound industry when she was 16, working for Sound Central Ltd.  In her free time, Diane is a regular volunteer providing the gift of hearing by particpating in hearing missions with Starkey Hearing Foundation. She also is a regular volunteer with at the Painted Turtle camp where children with chronic or life threatening illnesses are able to have a camp experience.  She also volunteers as a member of the National Council as the National President of the Delta Zeta Sorority.  She is an avid Cardinal baseball fan and loves spending time outdoors.
Ted Kretschmar - Event Coordinator and Installer

Ted has been with Alobar's since 2003. He has extensive knowledge in event production and product to suit every customers need. If you are planning an event, large or small, corporate or personal, he will be able to guide you in choosing the perfect lighting, sound or video equipment. For budgets large or small, you will get professional results you will love. Ted will personally meet with clients to ensure their vision is understood and comes to life.

David Banks - Technician and Installer

David joined the Alobar's team in 2015 to assist with the event production. He has extensive knowledge in audio and video production, and works closely with clients to create the most professional and memorable event possible.

Tyler Smith - Sales and Marketing

Tyler has been with Alobar's since 2014. He was brought aboard to handle sales and marketing. Versed in Audio Production and music in general, Alobar's is a great fit. As an Apple certified sales professional customer service is of upmost importance.  With this experience, he'll be able to guide you in the right direction.