Audio specialist Sennheiser, founded in 1945 as “The W Laboratory” in Wedemark near Hanover, is one the world’s leading producers of microphone and monitoring systems, headphones, conference, information and wireless transmission technology with own plants in Germany, Ireland and the US.

With some 2,750 employees, 19 subsidiaries and an extensive global network of sales partners, the family-run company sells its innovative solutions in more than 90 countries – and has more than once made technological history: from the first directional microphone in the fifties and the open headphone in the sixties, via infrared transmission technology in the seventies and multichannel cordless transmission in the eighties, to head-related surround systems in the nineties and intelligent audio information systems at the start of the new millennium - Sennheiser has been continuously setting the trends of the audio industry.