And, we stride forward ceaselessly.
Latitude Adopted by GM
The Latitude is chosen by General Motors as the official iPhone case for use in vehicles equipped with GM’s in-car wireless charging system.
Latitude Goes Commercial
The Latitude iPhone case is launched commercially via the BEZALEL website and Amazon.com.
Latitude Debuts at CES
BEZALEL makes a splash at CES 2016 previewing its Latitude iPhone case for universal wireless charging.
Wu Named to 2016 CSQ NextGen 10 List
BEZALEL CEO Frank Wu is named a 2016 Top 10 Next Generation Leader by CSQ – C-Suite Quarterly Magazine.
Latitude Funded Successfully on Kickstarter
BEZALEL launches its second successful Kickstarter campaign, this time to fund the Latitude first-of-its-kind iPhone universal wireless charging case.
2015 Finalist, New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising competition
New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising competition names BEZALEL’s “The Moment” video a 2015 finalist (competing against videos from Apple, Google, Airbnb and Amazon).
28” Long Distance Wireless Charging
BEZALEL tests its proprietary “long distance” wireless charging technology and demonstrates effectiveness up to 28 inches. The company also debuts a commercial video titled “The Moment” that showcases the test results.
Viterbi Startup Garage Demo Day
BEZALEL presents at Viterbi Startup Garage Demo Day and announces it has raised $830,000 from investors, while generating Prelude sales in excess of $750,000.
Top 10 Kickstarter Campaign
The Prelude’s Kickstarter campaign is named one of the year’s “Top 10” campaigns by PCR and SiliconIndia.
USC Viterbi Startup Garage
BEZALEL joins the renowned USC Viterbi Startup Garage and begins a six-month incubator program.
Prelude Goes Commercial
The Prelude is launched commercially via the BEZALEL website and Amazon.
The company launches a Kickstarter campaign that would surpass its $35,000 goal to raise a total of more than $131,000 from nearly 1,700 backers. The campaign was ranked first out of 7,000 Kickstarter projects during its run, and was featured in TechCrunch and Buzzfeed.
Prelude Prototype Complete
The Prelude (initially named Ark) portable wireless charger prototype is completed.
BEZALEL is founded by USC engineering students Frank Wu, Kris Tong and Macy Lin.