Malaysia (12 December 2013) – Electro-Voice (EV), a leading engineered audio reinforcement solutions and products provider, appoints Virus Wu, a rising star in the Malaysian music industry, as its first local celebrity ambassador.
Jacky Chuan, General Manager of Bosch Malaysia Security Systems said, “Bosch has been looking for a local celebrity that could inspire big dreams amongst young talents in Malaysia. After much consideration, Virus Wu was the perfect choice. She demonstrates confidence and courage by going the extra mile to achieve her dreams, which aligns with EV’s vision for continuous breakthrough and achievements in sound quality.”
Virus Wu has been the ambassador for EV since August 2013. As part of her newfound responsibilities, Wu was presented with the RE320 microphone, a world-class performing microphone that creates the perfect dynamic sound reinforcement in both professional recording studios and live performances.
“I am thrilled and honored to be named Ambassador for EV, and look forward to working with the brand. This opportunity will greatly enrich my experience while performing live on stage, as well as during studio recording,” said Wu.
The RE320 microphone showcases EV’s innovative strength in effectively capturing vocal and instrumental sources to deliver unparalleled detail and vibrant content with a natural tone. Specifically designed for dynamic recording and sound reinforcement versatility, the RE320 automatically adapts to extremely low noise, as well as high levels of predictable tonal and momentary response.
“EV is designed to enhance the quality of sound. Through Virus Wu, we hope to accentuate the cutting-edge innovation of superior sound technology and support the rise of young musical talents in Malaysia,” said Chuan.
Virus Wu is an all-rounded singer who made it to the Top 10 in “The Million Star 2” singing competition in Taiwan. She has been invited as an opening guest performer at concerts by Olivia Ong, Valentine LIVE in Malaysia 2012 and Running Man “Sparta” Kim Jung Kook’s 1st Malaysia Showcase. Wu also has had seven years of live band experience as a keyboardist cum singer.