Paul Panek is an independent Registered Piano Technician, who services clients in the Metropolitan Boston and Southern New Hampshire areas. Paul does business as Pianocraftsman and provides a full-range of services including tunings, repairs, regulations, appraisals, humidity control and rebuilding. Paul services every piano as if it were a concert grand.

Paul was educated as an Industrial Engineer and worked in manufacturing for more than 15 years. Paul's life-long love of music and pianos influenced his career change to Piano Technology. Paul was accepted to the world-renowned North Bennet Street School (NBSS) where he had the opportunity to learn from some of the most gifted piano technicians in the industry and earned his two-year diploma in Advanced Piano Technology.

Paul also successfully met the rigorous requirements of the Piano Technicians Guild (PTG) and was awarded the designation of Registered Piano Technician (RPT) after passing a three-day comprehensive exam. It consisted of written and technical (repairs and regulations) exams as well as an aural tuning that was evaluated by three Master Piano Technicians.

Paul is an active member of the PTG whose mission is to facilitate the exchange of information regarding improvements in technology and service of pianos among piano technicians. Paul is also the President of the Boston Chapter of the Piano Technicians Guild.