About us

About Solid Sound

Professional Audio Visual sales, services and rentals. We are the largest AV company in Northern Canada, serving Yukon, the Territories,
and Western Canada.

With headquarters in Whitehorse, Yukon, we aslo have an office in Vancouver, BC.

Specializing in Live Stream Broadcasting, Live Events, Hybrid Events, Large Conferences, Intergovernmental Relations, Media Events, Festivals, Concerts, Simultaneous Interpretation, Sound Design and Audio Visual Installation. We also provide Professional services as Audio Engineers, Videography, Technical Production, Technical Directing, Field Recording, and Studio Production.

With over 10 years in the business, we are the most qualified, and in-demand Audio Visual Company in the Canadian North

 SOlid Sound Is a Member of the Yukon CHamber Of COmmerce

We support the Red Dress Project for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

 Solid Sound is also proud to support the SOS Children’s Villages, The world’s largest orphaned child charity.


Solid Sound Reinforcement is a proud Electro Voice dealer. We design and build the best in-house sound systems for your community or business.

The Team

Mark Penner >> Owner

Born in Toronto, and raised in Winnipeg, Nova Scotia and Ontario, Mark spent most of his adult Life based in Vancouver, BC. He got his BSc. From Queen’s University, and has travelled the world, undertaking various projects, studies, and experiencing cultures. Having grown up with a background in music & theatre, he also worked in various capacities in television, commercials and film, While in Vancouver, Mark spent time on the Board of Directors at Vivo Media Arts, was a member at Cineworks, worked both at City Hall, and at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Now in the Yukon, as the new owner of Solid Sound Reinforcement. he is committed to bringing the highest quality of professional PA & A/V services and rentals to the North.
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Jim Holland >> Technician

Jim has been a professional musician since 1988. He arrived in Whitehorse in 1999 as member of a full time road band and was offered a spot as the guitarist in the house band at the legendary Taku. He accepted and has never left the Yukon. With experience in live sound reinforcement for his own bands and others, Jim began to take on work at local bars. Jim built his first recording studio in 2003, working with the who’s who of local talent, all the while playing music in various bands and doing live sound. In 2013 , he opened his new recording studio, Green Needle Records. Jim presently works as a full time music producer, recording engineer and live sound FOH mixer.