VPI Industries is a family owned high-end audio manufacturer in Cliffwood, New Jersey.  It was started by Sheila and Harry Weisfeld 35 years ago. The company is still family owned and run by Harry and son Mathew Weisfeld.  These turntables are made in the USA.  Great motor, great arm, great table.  Listen to music on a VPI at Gig Harbor Audio with an AMG Teatro a Dynavector, or a Hana.  The JMW unipivot tonearm is as good if not better than a Naim Aro.