Roku’s Danish Audio Team to Join and Support World-Class Sound, Technology and Acoustics Growth Hub Fostering Innovation Within the Field of Audio
Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) and Sound Hub Denmark today announced Roku’s membership and participation in Sound Hub Denmark, a world-class sound and acoustics growth hub designed to foster innovation within the field of audio. Joining other members including Bang & Olufsen, Harman and Dynaudio, Roku’s Denmark-based audio and acoustics teams will provide coaching and mentoring – and present on topics around home theater and audio at Sound Hub Denmark events.
“At Roku we have assembled teams of acoustic, wireless audio and DSP experts, with audio R&D and testing facilities around the world,” said Brian Møller, vice president of Engineering, at Roku. “We are honored to be a member of Sound Hub Denmark and are looking forward to participating in this inspiring environment while supporting Denmark’s strong audio heritage and thriving acoustics ecosystem.”
“As a leading streaming platform and provider of innovative sound solutions designed to provide inspiring home theater audio, Roku is a welcome addition to the Sound Hub,” said Peter Petersen, CEO of Sound Hub Denmark. “Having Roku’s participation further adds to the foundation’s mission to become a world-leading innovation hub for companies and individuals exploring and leading the way in the domains of sound and acoustics.”
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About Sound Hub Denmark
Sound Hub Denmark is the world’s first international sound technology and innovation hub – providing a focused, world-class workplace and sound and acoustics growth hub for start-ups, freelancers, SME’s, and corporations, all with the ambition to be world-class within their field. Sound Hub fosters business acceleration in a sound-professional coworking environment with access to cutting-edge measurement, workshops and test facilities. In addition, Sound Hub offers access to a unique range of professionals with supplementary competences, as well as a network of highly specialized industry-leaders, mentors, and institutions. Partners include leading global key players within the international audio industry, like; Bang & Olufsen, Harman Lifestyle, GN Audio (Jabra), Scan-Speak, Dynaudio, Aalborg University and Danish Sound Cluster. Sound Hub Denmark’s vision is to be a global powerhouse for sound innovation – the world’s best place to start and scale innovative sound businesses of tomorrow.