HDKaraoke ("HDK") is a leading entertainment technology company that designs the HDK Box and distributes contents through the HDK Portal. Combined, the HDK Box and HDK Portal are seamlessly integrated to deliver instant access (browse, stream, download) to thousands of original karaoke music videos directly to your television via the internet.
The HDK Box is a revolutionary karaoke machine that brings together the latest karaoke technology available today. The HDK Box supports LAN/Wi-Fi internet connectivity, 1080 resolution, and a wide range of multimedia contents with the newest Sigma Design 8653 Processor. Designed to not only perform at the highest quality, the HDK Box is sleek and portable, allowing you to enjoy and share the HDKaraoke experience everywhere.
The HDK Portal is the ultimate online karaoke store. It features the most extensive catalog of premium Chinese karaoke content found anywhere thanks to deals with major music labels and leading independent music labels. With thousands of original karaoke music videos, you can enjoy karaoke anytime.
HDK works with and is advised by some of the most experienced practitioners in the marketing, technology and media industry today. HDK's R&D team and advisors include veterans who hail from Intel, Apple, Microsoft, Sony, Bell Lab, AT&T, Booz, Allen and Hamilton, among others.
HDK's management team comes from across a variety of discipline and experiences including finance, operations management, management consulting, marketing and engineering. The company is also backed up by two private investors.
About Mr. Xuegang Yang
Mr. Xuegang Yang is the Chairman of Risun Holding Co., Ltd., a company with annual revenue of 3 Billion USD in 2010. Risun Holding Co., Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production and sale of coke chemicals in China. It serves various industries, including steel manufacturing, chemicals, energy, and aluminum. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Beijing, China.
About Mr. Tom Hillman
Mr. Thomas J. Hillman is one of the founders of FTL Capital Partners L.L.C., a merchant banking company. He also co-founded and serves as Board member of Announce Media L.L.C. (AFCV Holdings, L.L.C.), which recently acquired the leading answer engine Answers.com (NASDAQ: ANSW). Mr. Hillman is the owner and a director of FTL Finance, a specialty home improvement finance company. He also serves on the Board of Advisors of HealthPoint Capital LP, a New York based private equity firm that specializes within the Orthopedics and Dental Implant business. Currently, he holds a position as a Director of Story Stores L.L.C.