FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PowerSphyr Signs Manufacturing Agreement with Gill Electronics
to Produce First-of-its Kind Wireless Power Solution
DANVILLE, CA – February 2, 2017 – PowerSphyr, one of the world’s most innovative providers of wireless power technology, today announced an agreement with Gill Electronics™ to manufacturer its wireless power products for the consumer market.
PowerSphyr selected Gill Electronics™ of Grand Rapids, Michigan to be its Original Design Manufacturer (ODM) for SkyCurrent™, PowerSphyr’s flagship product series. SkyCurrent™ is the only solution to combine near-field and far-field technology in a single system to deliver wireless power to a wide range of electronic products. Initial SkyCurrent™ products will come to market in the second half of 2017.
Gill Electronics, part of Gill Industries, is a major supplier to the industrial and automotive sectors. A member of the board of the AirFuel® Alliance, Gill is also one of the only AirFuel-compliant manufacturers of FCC-regulatory approved resonant magnetic systems deployed in the commercial infrastructure market.
“PowerSphyr has developed a completely unique, multi-technology solution that is well-positioned to enhance the user experience as the wireless power market continues to evolve and expand,” said Brad Miller, CTO of Gill Electronics.
PowerSphyr CEO Neil Ganz said: “Gill Electronics is a world-class company with an exceptional record for quality and the perfect partner to provide contracted manufacturing, both domestically and abroad. Our relationship with Gill Electronics will help ensure a smooth and timely launch of our consumer products this year.”
A first-of-its kind series of products, SkyCurrent™ consists of a sleek, ergonomic power receiver affixed to an electronic device and a hub that provides energy on demand. The SkyCurrrent™ Power Transfer Hub (PTH) delivers energy via near-field and far-field power from either channel to meet the power requirements of the electronic device. Unlike other commercially available wireless charging products, PowerSphyr’s solutions employ the most advanced wireless power transfer technology and can selectively induce one of two modes based on range and power required.
PowerSphyr Inc. is revolutionizing the way power is being delivered to electronic devices. Through proprietary and patent-pending technologies, PowerSphyr delivers wireless power to mobile devices, wearables, medical, smart building and IoT ecosystems without physical cords, cables or a dock. PowerSphyr is the only solution that seamlessly optimizes near-field and far-field energy transfer. For more information, visit www.powersphyr.com.
Greg Berardi, Blue Marlin Partners