Joe Balaguer
Owner, Founder, Luthier

Joe designs all of the guitars, builds all of the Heritage Series instruments, and oversees the Quality Control process of the Production & Semi-Custom series instruments.  He also designs & develops all of the Balaguer Pickups/Pedals, and handles Artist & Dealer Relations.

Jaime Gold
Business Operations

Jaime handles general business operations, including customer service, sales, and logistics. He also helps with business collaborations, marketing, and has enough dad jokes to fill a book..or two.

Mike Ciotti
Shop Assistant/Admin

If you’ve ordered or plan to order a guitar, then Mike most likely created your spec sheets to keep track of the build and to ensure all specs are correct.  He also assists in the shop with logistics/shipping and helps with Social Media.

Keith Gibbons
QC Tech/Shop Assistant

Keith assists with set-ups, quality control, and shipping at Balaguer Guitars. He also builds guitar & bass cabs through his company Gravity Enclosures.