SPL, Yorkville, Yorkville Sound Announce Licensing AgreementThis agreement allows Yorkville Sound the use of Sound Physics Labs patented Unity™ Summation Aperture Horn Technology 11/18/2003 7:00 AM Eastern
This agreement allows Yorkville Sound the use of Sound Physics Labspatented Unity™ Summation Aperture Horn Technology and the nameUnity™ in conjunction with Yorkville's new Unity™ family ofproducts.
Pictured from left: Todd Michaels, Yorkville Loudspeaker speakerdesigner; Thomas Danley, director of R&D; Sound PhysicsLabs/ServoDrive Brad Skuran, president; and Bill Woods, YorkvilleLoudspeaker speaker designer
Brad Skuran, president of Sound Physics Labs Inc, said, "Yorkvilleis a market-savvy, technology-driven company committed to providingsensibly priced loudspeakers systems to a diverse group of end-users.They found Danley's Unity design a significant departure fromconventional ‘me-too’ loudspeakers and decided that takingthis new approach would positively impact sales. Their high standardsfor speaker manufacturing met our requirements, plus they are uniquelyqualified to market and distribute our technology especially in Canadaand the northeastern United States."
"Yorkville always wants to deliver the best possible products to ourcustomers," said Ron Tizzard, VP of Yorkville, "and have always taken acertain pride in introducing innovative loudspeaker technologies thatchallenge the size vs. price . performance barriers. We are trulyexcited about bringing Unity horn technology to the marketplace in arelatively compact cabinet, and at a price that makes it exciting forYorkville's dealers and end-users. We see Unity as one of the mostsignificant new innovations in loudspeaker design over the last fewdecades. And also see it as a rare opportunity to redefine theperformance the industry expects from a high-performance, mid-pricedloudspeaker box."