||1993 to present||Stanford Custom Guitars. The history of Stanford CUSTOM GUITARS goes back to 1990, when the Czech master luthier Frantisek Furch and the German guitarist and designer Toni Goetz met for the first time, one year after the breakdown of the former socialist wall.
“We started the company in 1992 and started to manufacture in 1993. The label shows a serial no. So with that no. we can identify when the guitar has been built.” [Source: Toni Götz, iMusic network, email 18/3/2008]