Gus Acevedo


Oral History Information

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Job Title
Former Owner
Company Name
International House of Music a.k.a. Casa de Perro

Gus Acevedo was the owner of the International House of Music in downtown Los Angeles, a store that first opened in 1902. Gus purchased the store from the Schireson Brothers and over the last thirty years he and his business partner, Oscar Naranjo, focused a great deal of their energy and staff training on customer service. In recent years the store has seen an increase in Latino customers and has proudly been able to provide the highest level of service and products thanks to a dedicated sales staff.