The Unisound Story
October 2013 – Founded
Founded in Trondheim by Runar Kjølle Nilsskog based on his research from Norway’s leading university, NTNU, and cooperation with the largest private R&D institution SINTEF.
June 2015 – Awarded as one of the most prominent R&D project in the Nordics
Got accepted to participate in the REACH program lead by The Reseach Council of Norway and Innovation Norway. The program chose the research projects with the highest global commercial potential, taking the company to Silicon Valley to learn how to scale.
March 2016 – First external investors
Early seed round of financing led by Nordic Garage Ventures, followed by Startuplab and NTNU Accel.
September 2016 – First prototype of the Speaker produced
First production batch produced by Britelab in San Jose.
March 2017 – First large customer sales
First large sale installed at SANDS (Steenstrup Stordrange) in Oslo, Norway.
December 2016 – Speaker patented
August 2017 – Speaker in sales through partners
October/ November 2017 – First pilot installation of microphone
The first customer installation of the microphone planned.