Bluewave Group, Inc. announced late Friday that they have retained Motorola’s former Chief Designer, Franco Lodato. He will design the Company’s innovative MP4 player, “The Rock”. A sleek, affordable, MP4 device with various features, “The Rock” will sell with a multimedia offering from artists. This includes music, photos, and videos.
The target production date for this particular MP4 player is this current calendar year. In addition to being user-friendly, the low cost of “The Rock” will make it accessible to the Lower Disposable Income market, as well as narrow the gap of the “digital divide.”
Bluewave Group, Inc. President Mr. Derek Jackson said, “I believe that the user interface and overall product strategy will guarantee that this product will have something to be excited about in the future. We as a company look forward to providing our niche with products that truly invigorate the musical experience.”
Franco Lodato has 18 years of industry experience and has a reputation for his innovative design philosophy. He designed the groundbreaking Motorola Razor cell phone and will design a high-end MP4 concept for “The Rock”. As a unique product in the market place, this new MP4 will have a high visual impact.
Franco Lodato’s cross-industry experience ranges from High Tech Materials (DuPont de Nemours), Personal Grooming (The Gillette Company), Seamless Connectivity (Motorola), Intelligent Environments (Herman Miller Inc.), and Luxury Lifestyle (Pininfarina). He has also worked with the MIT Media Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
In 2009, Franco Lodato was appointed “Designer in Residence” for the Office of the Provost at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He was also appointed Executive Member of the National Academy of Inventors. He owns 56 U.S patents of inventions and 14 international patents for products ranging from toothbrushes to Wireless ElectroCardiograph.
Bluewave Group, Inc. is a full service multi-media digital distribution company. Headquartered in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, the Company focuses on delivering premium designed musical products and unique musical experiences. Bluewave Group will also serve as a publishing and management company that will work to become a significant player in this new age of cutting-edge technology and music.