When inspiration, resilience and the hand of time create perfection
In 1978, when Genelec opened a new era in active monitoring loudspeakers for audio professionals, it would have been impossible to imagine that over four decades later the evolution path of such disc... Read more
Hope, Determination, and the Courage to be Different
A while ago I was honoured to be invited to “No Child Should Grow Up Alone – 70 Years of Global Impact”, the 70th anniversary event of the SOS Children’s Village organized by the Finnish sect... Read more
Will technology remove responsibility for the choices and actions of people?
Technology has become a human key-enabler and has radically increased the development pace of our lives. However, in the era of the digital and platform economy, we need to find new ways to work and ... Read more
To be great, be whole
Read in Finnish Earlier this week, I was honoured to receive the Vuoden Yritysjohtaja – the Enterprise Executive of the Year award from the Finnish, business-oriented newspaper Kauppalehti. I would... Read more
Genelec – Over Four Decades In Search of The Most Truthful Sound
More than 40 years ago, in spring 1976, Juhani Borenius, an acoustician at the Finnish Broadcast Company YLE, asked Ilpo Martikainen and Topi Partanen if they could design and produce a reliable, hig... Read more
It’s not right. It’s not even wrong. Why scientific foundation matters.
We believe that the emotional engagement between a brand and its users must always be based on facts related to the products or services offered.... Read more
Embedded Sustainability – in search of excellence with less
At Genelec, we have always possessed a holistic attitude to our work, searching for new innovations which create more value for users, but which cost less in terms of resources.... Read more
Immersive Audio: The Next Big Thing?
In the first of a series of blogs on Immersive Audio, we examine what opportunities this exciting technology brings to the broadcasting industry. The broadcast industry has been experiencing a treme... Read more
Digitalization goes mainstream. Is the audio industry an exception?
After more than a decade, digitalization is now becoming the mainstream for audio monitoring too. In 2016, we revealed the first IP monitor based entirely on digital technology. There might still be ... Read more