diverse in experience, the team brings the history of high-performance audio, timeless design, and modern technology together.

  Gary Leeds   Prior to forming leeds, Gary founded Leeds Highfidelity, a firm specializing in the manufacturing of high-end audio systems including various proprietary methods for the design and manufacture of digitally based loudspeakers. His industry experience spans 40 years including retail, wholesale, manufacturing, product design, and engineering operations. Prior to Leeds Highfidelity, Gary was Managing Partner at Codex Advisors, a boutique M&A and business advisory firm. Earlier in his career, Gary led several technology and manufacturing based companies known for their innovation and market leadership.

Gary Leeds

Prior to forming leeds, Gary founded Leeds Highfidelity, a firm specializing in the manufacturing of high-end audio systems including various proprietary methods for the design and manufacture of digitally based loudspeakers. His industry experience spans 40 years including retail, wholesale, manufacturing, product design, and engineering operations. Prior to Leeds Highfidelity, Gary was Managing Partner at Codex Advisors, a boutique M&A and business advisory firm. Earlier in his career, Gary led several technology and manufacturing based companies known for their innovation and market leadership.

  Daniel Leeds   Daniel is leeds’s brand development, marketing, and social media lead. He joined the Company in January 2016 as Chief Brand Officer, initially overseeing the industrial design and materials selection of leeds’s first product, the leeds Studio 7. Prior to leeds, Daniel worked at St. Laurent under design chief, Hedi Slimane, and at V Magazine, a men’s luxury fashion and lifestyle publication. Daniel holds a degree in Strategic Design and Marketing from Parsons The New School For Design in New York City.

Daniel Leeds

Daniel is leeds’s brand development, marketing, and social media lead. He joined the Company in January 2016 as Chief Brand Officer, initially overseeing the industrial design and materials selection of leeds’s first product, the leeds Studio 7. Prior to leeds, Daniel worked at St. Laurent under design chief, Hedi Slimane, and at V Magazine, a men’s luxury fashion and lifestyle publication. Daniel holds a degree in Strategic Design and Marketing from Parsons The New School For Design in New York City.

  J. Benjamin Leeds   Benjamin heads leeds's digital platform development and information systems. Prior to joining leeds, Benjamin was a technical requirements analyst for maintenance, engineering, and safety applications at Alaska Airlines, Founder and CTO of his own IT firm, Information Kinetics, and CTO for Codex Advisors, a boutique investment firm. Benjamin’s career and educational experience provides the ideal construct from which he works to define the company's internal systems and inform the future direction of leeds’s product offerings. Benjamin holds a Bachelors of Science with Honors in Informatics from The University of Washington.

J. Benjamin Leeds

Benjamin heads leeds's digital platform development and information systems. Prior to joining leeds, Benjamin was a technical requirements analyst for maintenance, engineering, and safety applications at Alaska Airlines, Founder and CTO of his own IT firm, Information Kinetics, and CTO for Codex Advisors, a boutique investment firm. Benjamin’s career and educational experience provides the ideal construct from which he works to define the company's internal systems and inform the future direction of leeds’s product offerings. Benjamin holds a Bachelors of Science with Honors in Informatics from The University of Washington.

  Jerry Mandelbaum    Jerry heads up leeds’s finance and operations including purchasing, manufacturing, and human resources. Prior to leeds, Jerry was Senior Financial Analyst and CFO of Codex Advisors, a boutique investment bank advising entrepreneurial companies across multiple industries. Prior to Codex, he was CFO and Senior Asset Manager of 601W Companies, a New York City based national real estate investment and management firm. Earlier in his career Jerry was CFO/COO for Screenzone Media Networks and a Vice President at Chase Bank in New York City. Jerry holds an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Emory University.

Jerry Mandelbaum

Jerry heads up leeds’s finance and operations including purchasing, manufacturing, and human resources. Prior to leeds, Jerry was Senior Financial Analyst and CFO of Codex Advisors, a boutique investment bank advising entrepreneurial companies across multiple industries. Prior to Codex, he was CFO and Senior Asset Manager of 601W Companies, a New York City based national real estate investment and management firm. Earlier in his career Jerry was CFO/COO for Screenzone Media Networks and a Vice President at Chase Bank in New York City. Jerry holds an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Emory University.