EDMONTON, Alberta, Canada, June 8, 2017 – Eleven Engineering, Inc. (www.elevenengineering.com), a market leader in semiconductor products for wireless audio for home theater, multi-room, outdoor, portable, professional, 12 Volt (car, truck, motorcycle, power sports, marine) and gaming applications, is proud to announce that industry veteran Ralf Steinmetz has joined the company as Sales Representative – Europe, effective immediately.
“As Eleven Engineering and our SKAA technology both continue to grow on a worldwide scale, we needed a proven sales leader who could be the face and at the forefront of our European operations and work alongside our partner companies and customers already there,” said Rex Whitehead, Eleven Engineering director of sales, North America. “Ralf has all of the qualities and experience we required in the consumer electronics industries to continue to increase Eleven and SKAA’s presence in Europe. We are excited to have Ralf on board.”
Based in Siegsdorf, Germany, Steinmetz has held several positions within global manufacturing companies over the past three decades across Europe, N. America, Africa, and Asia, including director of sales, marketing, product development, strategic planning, and international financial analysis.
“Eleven is at the forefront of wireless technologies across numerous CE markets, which provides very exciting opportunities for both sales and as an OEM provider for manufacturers throughout Europe,” explained Steinmetz, who has worked with such international consumer electronics companies as Rockford Fosgate, Blaupunkt, Telefunken, and others. “SKAA is quickly becoming an industry standard, and I am looking forward to help build the brand.”
SKAA (www.SKAA.com) is the new wireless HiFi audio standard developed by Eleven Engineering, Inc. SKAA transmitters work with iOS & Android mobile devices, Mac & Windows computers, televisions, and just about any product with a line output or a headphone jack. SKAA is also available as a built-in technology not requiring an external transmitter in purpose-designed partner products, which are featured at SKAA.com. SKAA navigates hostile environments saturated in wireless traffic with best-in-class reliability, and delivers uninterrupted audio with the highest sound quality to all speakers without the latency that is inherent in other wireless solutions.
About Eleven Engineering, Inc.
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada-based Eleven Engineering, Inc. is a market leader in microprocessors SiPs (System in Package) and modules designed for wireless audio for Home Theater, Multi-Room, Portable, and Pro Audio products. Eleven’s XInC2 multithreaded processor was designed specifically for digital wireless audio applications but is also well suited for other realtime intensive microprocessor applications.
Eleven’s high-performance wireless audio semiconductors, equipped with XInC2 wireless processor cores, are complete solutions for high-quality digital wireless audio transport. WFD™, Eleven’s proprietary wireless audio transport protocol, has a narrow footprint in the radio spectrum, delivering both best-in-class coexistence with WiFi / Bluetooth and unparalleled Quality of Service.
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