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WBD101's technology is poised to help earphones brands and manufacturing partners add heart rate sensing into sub-$100 consumer earphones and more advanced health sensing into higher end hearable.
HONG KONG, March 01, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Well Being Digital (WBD101) is a leader in heart rate sensing solution providing chipsets for developing smart and accurate hearables and wearables for sports, relaxation, healthcare and medical applications.
With more than 50 worldwide patents filed/granted since 2008, the world's smallest and most accurate sensing technology, ActivHearts™, has been positively verified by Tier 1 brands for more than 1000 miles of interval running on users with different skin colors and ear sizes before being deployed in their consumer earphones products as well as being selected for strategic collaborations with well-known hospitals and universities for medical researches.
WBD101's vision to enable highly accurate heart rate sensing capability to products such as mass market in-ear earphones and hearing aids aims to bring health awareness and meaningful features to the consumers worldwide. In pursuing further excellence of the business, we are pleased to announce that three seasoned executives have joined WBD101.
Mr. Derek Mok, Vice Presidents, Strategic Accounts
With more than 30 years of experience in semiconductor and consumer electronics, Derek Mok joins WBD101 as the Vice President overseeing strategic accounts in the region. Derek's focus is to help earphones brand owners and manufacturing partners offer advanced features at affordable prices to consumers who are more health-conscious. Derek gained his experience from a long list of prestigious companies including Motorola, Philips, Gibson and TPV. He graduated from Hong Kong Polytechnic University major in Applied Science.
Mr. Dickson Tsang, Director of Sales
Dickson Tsang graduated with a MSc in Engineering Business Management from The University of Warwick, UK. Dickson brings with him 25 years of experience in the electronics sector, including 5 years in the Bluetooth chipset market. Prior to joining WBD101, Dickson held various positions in companies including Group Sense, CiNERGi, Memec, Appotech and Surface Mount Technology where he supported customers manufacturing medical products.
Mr. Tommy Chou, Director of Business Development
Tommy Chou holds Masters of Computer Science from New York Institute of Technology , USA and an Electronic Engineering degree from Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan. Tommy also has more than 30 years of experience in semiconductor and computer products industry from Philips, National Semiconductor, Phoenix Technology and Memec Corp. Tommy joins WBD101 as the Director of Business Development with the responsibility to develop the hearable ecosystems and work with key customers.
"WBD101 is very honored to have these three seasoned executives join our team, with the advent of Bluetooth 5.0 chipset for the smart earphones / hearable market, WBD101's technology is poised to help earphones brands and manufacturing partners add heart rate sensing into sub-$100 consumer earphones and more advanced health sensing into higher end hearable," says Kow Ping, Co-Founder and Director of Well Being Digital, "brands who work with us expect very accurate heart rate sensing technology that consumers can rely on for their health".
Founded in 2012, Well Being Digital Limited (WBD101) is a Hong Kong based company whose first patents are dated back to 2008, incubated by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park (HKSTP) it has offices in HKSTP and Shenzhen so as to provide very timely support to B2B customers during their designs, tests and production stages. WBD101 focuses on very sophisticated SmartBody™ Sensing Technology. Over the years, WBD101 won numerous international awards including the Best Wearable Mobile Tech Awards at the Mobile World Congress 2016, Special & Gold Awards at the 43rd Geneva Inventions Conventions and 2016 WITSA Global ICT Award.
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