30 years of BMS Audio - Milestones
2018 - Elysium
Times change... communication too. BMS Audio is developing the first app to provide all the functions of a tour guide system. ELYSIUM tgs represents a new dimension in group tours and is independent of hardware, transport and use.
2018 - Audio guide & tour guide system in one
BMS Audio rounds off its product range for all kinds of guided tours with the GroupyCompany product, a hybrid consisting of an audio guide and a conventional tour guide system.
2017 - Even longer, even more: TOM-Audio TG-200
2016 - Digital tour guide system with dialogue function
BMS Audio launches the first bidirectional tour guide system with a query function. The TOM-AUDIO TG-101.
2015 - Digital tour guide system
BMS Audio launches the first digital tour guide system with its TOM-Audio TG-100.
The business of the sole proprietorship BMS Audio is transferred to BMS Audio GmbH.
2010 - Underwater loudspeakers
Thomas Bayerlein develops the first music system for underwater sound. The TA-100 features a digital amplifier and a digital signal processor (DSP) - with moulded underwater speakers, it forms the basis of the TOM-Audio TA-100 AquaVox.
BMS Audio becomes an adviser to the Württemberg State Sports Association on everything relating to sound systems at sporting events.
2005 - External warehouse
The company’s Asian business is booming. The area around the external warehouse in Unoldsheim is extended to create even more capacity.
2004 - Asia
BMS Audio produces loudspeakers in Asia for the first time.
Space becomes cramped: BMS Audio moves into new premises on the Maulacher Strasse in Crailsheim.
2003 - Poland
Demand increases. To meet it, BMS Audio expands capacity and produces mobile loudspeakers in Poland.
2002 - The first tour guide system
BMS Audio enters the market for tour guide systems with the TTS-30.
The company relocates its headquarters to Crailsheim.
1992 - Founding of BMS Audio
The time has come: Thomas Bayerlein founds BMS Audio as a sole trader with its head office in Vaihingen an der Enz and specialises in small, portable loudspeakers.
1982 - Harmonic Design
In Stuttgart, Thomas Bayerlein starts out in the production and development of sound reinforcement equipment. As a partner, he is responsible for sales at Harmonic Design.
1981 - Music business
Together with Michael Geissler, Thomas Bayerlein runs Musikladen Geissler & Bayerlein, a music shop in Crailsheim. The focus is on sound reinforcement equipment.
Thomas Bayerlein starts out on a career in sound reinforcement and takes over the technical support of bands at concerts. He is also responsible for system maintenance.