In a post published by trackingangle.com a few hours ago (https://trackingangle.com/features/valerio-cora-of-acora-acoustics-corporation-to-lead-new-corporation-for-audio-research-brand?fbclid=IwAR0U6_Ft_3tUpCp1SOe2vLTQZ0–UJOTgxIglW37vcEkRcTaAWuOdjKfDjk) it was announced that Valerio Cora, the founder and CEO of Acora Acoustics Corp from Canada, will helm a new independent corporation to handle the direction of Audio Research. Both Acora Acoustics and Audio Research will remain separate entities.
This is the post in trackingangle.com:
[Minneapolis, May 17, 2023] – We are thrilled to announce that Valerio Cora, Founder and CEO of Acora Acoustics Corporation, will be at the helm of a new independent corporation dedicated to guiding the Audio Research brand toward a future that will grow its strengths and legacy. This strategic vision and process aims to uphold the visionary and uncompromised principles laid down by the esteemed William Z. Johnson, the founding father of high-end audio and the visionary behind ARC.
Our primary objective is simple yet profound: to continuously advance the art of audio reproduction while preserving the esteemed heritage and unwavering commitment to uncompromising quality that has become synonymous with this remarkable and prestigious brand.
Under Valerio Cora’s leadership, along with his extensive experience and unwavering passion for audio excellence, we are confident in our abilities to chart a path forward that honors the legacy and core values of Audio Research, while embracing innovation and evolution. Audio Research and Acora Acoustics will remain separate entities, each following their own independent paths in the future.
As we begin this new chapter, we express our deep gratitude to William Z. Johnson for his vision and groundbreaking contributions which have laid the foundation for Audio Research’s enduring reputation as a leader in the industry.
We look forward to sharing further updates and innovations as we embark on this new journey.
About Audio Research: Audio Research is a renowned name in the high-end audio industry, recognized for its unwavering commitment to audio excellence and dedication to preserving the heritage of sound reproduction. With a legacy spanning 53 years, Audio Research has become synonymous with uncompromising quality, meticulous craftsmanship, and unmatched sonic performance.
About Acora Acoustics Corporation: Acora Acoustics Corporation, founded by Valerio Cora, is a respected player in the audio industry known for its commitment to precision engineering, innovative designs, and delivering exceptional audio experiences. Acora Acoustics Corporation shares a common passion for high-fidelity sound reproduction and aligns with Audio Research’s mission to advance the boundaries of audio technology.
Valerio Cora — CEO, Acora Acoustics Corporation
Acora Acoustics Corporation is based in Ontario, Canada, and makes speakers using granite cabinets. It has three models in its range of products — one bookshelf and two floorstanders. Valerio, Acora’s CEO and Chief Designer, is a second generation Italian stone worker.