Harman International

Evertz Announces Agreement to Acquire Studer's Strategic Assets from HARMAN International

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 4:30pm

Burlington, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Evertz Technologies Limited (TSX: ET), a global leader in media and entertainment technology solutions, announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with HARMAN International to acquire the Studer brand, technology and related assets.

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  • Burlington, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - Evertz Technologies Limited (TSX: ET), a global leader in media and entertainment technology solutions, announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with HARMAN International to acquire the Studer brand, technology and related assets.
  • "We're pleased to welcome this iconic audio brand to our Evertz family of products and solutions that has been serving the broadcast market for more than 50 years," said Brian Campbell, EVP Business Development, Evertz.
  • "The HARMAN team will be working very closely with Evertz over the coming weeks to assure a seamless transition for the customers."
  • Evertz Technologies Limited (TSX: ET) designs, manufactures and markets video and audio infrastructure solutions for the television, telecommunications and new-media industries.

JBL Celebrates 75 years of Off-the-Charts Audio Excellence

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 3:00pm

HARMAN International , focused on connected products and technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its world-renowned audio brand, JBL.

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  • HARMAN International , focused on connected products and technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its world-renowned audio brand, JBL.
  • Over the course of its remarkable history, JBL has remained true to the vision of audio excellence and innovation established by its founder James B. Lansing.
  • In the spirit of HARMANs mission to create memorable, elevated experiences, innovation is the lifeblood of JBL and has been instrumental to its success.
  • Over the decades, JBLs engineers have worked with talent and passion to produce a multitude of groundbreaking technologies, develop industry-leading audio, and set new standards of excellence in design.

JBL® Kicks Off 75th Anniversary and Announces 2021 Product Line Up, Featuring New Headphones Series, Portable Speakers and Soundbars 

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

Beyond expanding popular lineups to include true wireless options, JBL also launched a brand-new series, JBL Tour featuring the most technologically advanced true wireless option.

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  • Beyond expanding popular lineups to include true wireless options, JBL also launched a brand-new series, JBL Tour featuring the most technologically advanced true wireless option.
  • The newest additions are the JBL Tour Pro+ , JBL LIVE Pro+ , JBL LIVE FREE NC+ and JBL Reflect Mini NC TWS .
  • Each of the four new JBL true wireless headphones have also been selected Best of Innovation Honorees of the prestigious CES 2021 Innovation Awards .
  • Additional launches include the JBL LIVE 660NC , JBL LIVE 440NC , JBL TUNE 660NC and JBL TUNE 510BT .

Play Endlessly with the JBL® Charge 5 Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

JBL welcomes the latest addition to its popular JBL Charge Series, the JBL Charge 5.

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  • JBL welcomes the latest addition to its popular JBL Charge Series, the JBL Charge 5.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210107005271/en/
    Play Endlessly with the JBL Charge 5 Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Photo: Business Wire)
    The speaker comes with a racetrack-shaped driver, separate tweeter and dual passive radiators for impressive audio clarity and a deep bass, offering listeners JBL Original Pro Sound in a durable design.
  • Enabled with JBL PartyBoost, users can connect the Charge 5 to other compatible JBL portable speakers to amplify their sound.
  • The latest iteration of the JBL Charge Series features silicon bumpers and an eye-catching JBL logo, for a new spin on JBLs iconic design.

1,000 Dreams Fund's Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Winners for 2020 Announced

Thursday, December 17, 2020 - 8:00pm

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 1,000 Dreams Fund (1DF), a national nonprofit that supports the dreams of talented young women in need,today announced the 2020 winners of its Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Program .

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  • WASHINGTON, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 1,000 Dreams Fund (1DF), a national nonprofit that supports the dreams of talented young women in need,today announced the 2020 winners of its Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Program .
  • In partnership with the ILA and Dinesh Paliwal Foundation, the Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Program aims to fuel the aspirations of high-potential female college and graduate students.
  • The 2020 Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship winners were selected from a highly competitive pool of applicants based upon their commitment to career goals and a precise vision for how being named to the Paliwal Club of 100 would help to advance their dreams.
  • To learn more about the 1DF Paliwal Club of 100 Scholarship Program, visit: https://1000dreamsfund.org/paliwal-club-of-100/
    1,000 Dreams Fund (1DF) is a national scholarship fund for American girls in high school and college.

HARMAN Names Christian Sobottka President of Automotive Division

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today named Christian Sobottka as President of the Automotive Division, effective January 1, 2021.

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  • HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today named Christian Sobottka as President of the Automotive Division, effective January 1, 2021.
  • Sobottka was most recently Chief Executive Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board at Robert Bosch Automotive Steering GmbH.
  • He will also be appointed to HARMANs Senior Leadership Committee and will report to President and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Mauser.
  • Sobottka has over 20 years of international experience in the automotive industry.

The Best JBL Speaker & Boombox Black Friday Deals 2020: JBL Charge 4, Boombox & More Speaker Sales Summarized by Consumer Articles

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 6:15am

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  • Click here to enjoy the entire selection of deals at Walmarts Black Friday sale and click here to shop Amazons live Black Friday deals.
  • As a global market leader for all things audio, the brand has established itself in the industry due to its high-quality JBL Speaker & Boombox.
  • In fact, a JBL speaker is the speaker of choice of movie theaters and recording studios.
  • The brands Charge 4 portable Bluetooth speaker is a market changer, with its quick-charge feature and long-range Bluetooth connectivity.

JBL® Celebrates the Grand Opening of its Flagship Store in New York City

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 11:00am

Today, Harman, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co, announced the opening of the first JBL-branded retail store, the second New York City location for HARMAN.

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  • Today, Harman, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co, announced the opening of the first JBL-branded retail store, the second New York City location for HARMAN.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201015005112/en/
    JBL Celebrates the Grand Opening of its Flagship Store in New York City (Photo: Business Wire)
    Stocked with nearly 100 differing product offerings across JBLs lifestyle portfolio, the store is equipped with interactive customer experience centers, giving customers the option of demo-ing high-quality signature JBL sound products through their own smart devices.
  • Additionally, the store includes a section dedicated to products from another brand under the HARMAN umbrella, Harman Kardon .
  • To celebrate the stores opening, JBL will offer a special promotion from October 15-29 in collaboration with JBL Ambassador and NBA athlete, Julius Randle.

 J.D. Power Names HARMAN Best in Class Car Audio with Two Premium Vehicle Category Wins

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

In the associated survey, HARMAN was singled out by vehicle owners as the audio supplier with the highest quality and satisfaction ratings in both Midsize/Large Premium and Small/Compact Premium vehicle segments, sweeping the Premium category with wins for Revel in the Lincoln Navigator and Lexicon in the Genesis G70.

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  • In the associated survey, HARMAN was singled out by vehicle owners as the audio supplier with the highest quality and satisfaction ratings in both Midsize/Large Premium and Small/Compact Premium vehicle segments, sweeping the Premium category with wins for Revel in the Lincoln Navigator and Lexicon in the Genesis G70.
  • This recognition is especially exciting because it highlights the growing importance of in-car audio to consumers, said Bill Wyman, VP of Global Marketing, Car Audio, HARMAN.
  • These are real vehicle owners who have identified HARMAN branded audio systems as a key factor to their overall vehicle satisfaction.
  • More than 50 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems.

DGAP-News: Grammer and audio specialist HARMAN forging partnership for 'best-in-class' sound headrest

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 11:01am

"This strategic partnership with HARMAN marks a further step towards positioning Grammer as the preferred partner of the automotive industry for innovative interior solutions," says Thorsten Seehars, Chief Executive Officer of Grammer AG.

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  • "This strategic partnership with HARMAN marks a further step towards positioning Grammer as the preferred partner of the automotive industry for innovative interior solutions," says Thorsten Seehars, Chief Executive Officer of Grammer AG.
  • Under this partnership, two leading companies will be working together to jointly offer integrated audio solutions in the future.
  • Looking forward, one key element of this, namely the integration of audio components in the headrest, will enable individual audio programming for each passenger during the journey.
  • More than 50 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems.