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Erik Groset
 
Erik Groset
Co-Founder and President, Zipbuds
CSU San Marcos
B.S. Business Administration (2007)
  • Co-founded Digital Audio Group with former CSUSM business student Robin DeFay in 2007.
  • Their first product, Livespeakr—a portable multi-function speaker system—generated over $1 million in revenue from online sales alone when it was released and remained a number one best seller on Amazon.com for several months.
  • Oversees all aspects of his growing multi-million dollar company concept development, to creation of prototypes, to visiting the factory in China where the product is manufactured.
  • Zipbuds, his latest invention, are tangle-free zipper cable designed earbuds for mp3 and iPod players. Zipbuds premiered on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and have been featured in numerous publications, including Real Simple magazine. Zipbuds can be purchased at major retail chains including Target.
  • Zipbuds was selected to design exclusive headphones for the U.S. Men's Olympic Basketball Team in 2012.
  • Recently inducted into the Young Inventors International Hall of Fame.

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