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.