(Framingham, MA--January 11, 2019) Today, Bose announced the acquisition of ZiipRoom, an innovative developer of productivity and connectivity software for meeting rooms, conferences and devices. ZiipRoom will integrate into Bose Professional, the dedicated group within the company that focuses on the needs of professional audio designers, consultants and system integrators. The announcement was made by Akira Mochimaru, General Manager for Bose Professional, and further underscores the ongoing commitment by Bose to provide the most comprehensive and intuitive tools for system integrators and end users alike.
ZiipRoom CEO and co-founder Martin Bodley, former CEO of RevoLabs, will be leading the enterprise conferencing category for Bose Professional at its headquarters in Framingham, MA.
“We are thrilled to bring ZiipRoom technology to Bose Professional,” stated Martin Bodley. “Bose is heavily investing in developing the next generation of communications tools, and we share their values. We look forward to combining forces to offer market-driven solutions and engaging, user-friendly experiences.”
About Bose Corporation
Bose Corporation was founded in 1964 by Dr. Amar G. Bose, then a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Today, the company is driven by its founding principles, investing in long-term research with one fundamental goal: to develop new technologies with real customer benefits. Bose innovations have spanned decades and industries, creating and transforming categories in audio and beyond. Bose products for the home, in the car, on the go and in public spaces have become iconic, changing the way people listen to music.
Bose Corporation is privately held. The company’s spirit of invention, passion for excellence, and commitment to extraordinary customer experiences can be found around the world – everywhere Bose does business.
About ZiipRoom ZiipRoom is software for huddle rooms purpose-built to connect people and technology to make every meeting experience consistent, simple, productive and free from vendor lock-in. Founded by an experienced team of industry veterans, ZiipRoom’s vendor-agnostic solution was designed from the ground up to deliver the simplicity, productivity, intelligence and IT manageability required to allow organizations to more effectively utilize meeting rooms using a wide range of existing and future technologies and systems. For more information, visit www.ziiproom.com.