January 17, 2000 |
Cashing in on the Internet music buzz, a subsidiary of Santa Ana-based SRS Labs Inc. recently unveiled a Web site that promises to be a one-stop digital music shop. SRSWOWcast.com Inc.'s Wow Village (http://www.srswowcast.com) features live and prerecorded performances and videos, music chat lounges, concert halls and an artist "colony" that showcases the work of unsigned, independent artists. "We want the site to be a blend of technology and community," said Jennifer A.
October 27, 1999
The Santa Ana provider of audio and voice technologies recorded net income of $310,422, or 3 cents a share, for the third quarter, 62% higher than the $191,510, or 2 cents a share, a year earlier. Revenue declined 12% to $10 million. The company also announced the formation of a new subsidiary, SurroundMP3.com, to manage its Internet business ventures.
September 20, 1999 |
Hoping to cash in on the Internet music buzz, Santa Ana-based SRS Labs today will unveil a software program and a hardware device that both promise to improve the quality of listening to music on a personal computer. Wow Thing (http://www.wowthing.com) is a software plug-in that works with WinAmp, one of the Internet's most popular MP3 players. The program, which is free to try and costs $10 to register, acts as a virtual equalizer and can help flesh out the sound of compressed audio files.
July 28, 1999
SRS Labs Inc.: The Santa Ana provider of audio and voice technology products posted net income of $5,875 for the second fiscal quarter, compared with net income of $720,422, or 6 cents a share, for the comparable 1998 period. Revenue declined 29% to $8.2 million from $11.6 million.
May 1, 1999
SRS Labs Inc. in Santa Ana named John AuYeung chief operating officer. The company, which provides audio and voice enhancement technology, said AuYeung will continue to serve in his current position as executive vice president and secretary. He is also a director. Former chief operating officer and President Thomas R. Parkinson resigned in February to pursue other interests. AuYeung will direct the company's Asian initiatives, including overseeing its Hong Kong-based Valence Technology unit.
April 12, 1999 |
Leaving the security of a six-figure salary plus options at the publicly held SRS Labs Inc., Janet Biski last week said she will be co-founding a health care staffing start-up in Dana Point. Her new company, AccentCare, already has received more than $5 million in venture capital financing from three firms, Biski said.
April 9, 1999 |
The chief financial officer of Santa Ana-based SRS Labs Inc. will leave to co-found a health-care staffing firm, the company said Thursday. Janet Biski, who has been with the developer of audio technology for five years, helped steer SRS through the transition from a privately held company to a publicly traded firm. She is resigning effective April 16 to become chief financial officer of the start-up company AccentCare of Dana Point.