Bose Corporation Buys Cloud-Based Service ZiipRoom

Today, Bose announced the acquisition of ZiipRoom, a developer of productivity and connectivity software for meeting rooms, conferences and devices. ZiipRoom will integrate into Bose Professional, the dedicated group within the company that focuses on the needs of professional audio designers, consultants and system integrators. The announcement was made by Akira Mochimaru, general manager for Bose Professional and further underscores the ongoing commitment by Bose to provide the most comprehensive and intuitive tools for system integrators and end users alike.

ZiipRoom is software for huddle rooms purpose-built to connect people and technology to make the meeting experience consistent and free from vendor lock-in. Founded by industry veterans, ZiipRoom’s vendor-agnostic solution was designed from the ground up to deliver the simplicity, productivity, intelligence and IT manageability required to allow organizations to more effectively utilize meeting rooms using a wide range of existing and future technologies and systems.

ZiipRoom CEO and co-founder Martin Bodley, former CEO of RevoLabs, will be leading the enterprise conferencing category for Bose Professional at its headquarters in Framingham, Mass.