Back in April of 2008, Dr. Suk took on a passion project and the rest, as they say, is history. It also happens to be the future. Because six months later, Dr. Suk, a sensing tech specialist and developer, had created the world’s first IR based launch monitor. Soon after, Dr. Suk was joined by his brother, Jey, the former head of R&D at a major electronics firm, and their longtime friend and quality control expert Solomon Choi. Now, after more than a decade of 80+ hour work weeks, 35+ international patents, and more than 220k simulators installed across five continents, Uneekor is on its way to revolutionizing the way hardcore golfers learn, practice, and play the world over.
2009 - Where It all Began
The first golf sensor was developed as a side project and it was immediate the trio knew they had something special. The very same year the team was recognized by Asian Economy as the disrupters in the space, developing a golf sensor like no other available and quickly outpacing its competitors in the South Korea market, where golf is beloved by many.
2012 - Innovation at It's Core
Continued expansion and innovation ensued as the team was relentless to share its innovation to more individuals. In around this time the team was awarded as an ‘Excellent Entrepreneur for Technology Startup Foundation’ by the South Korean Government., and invented a the world’s first planar type IR golf simulator sensor system (patents registered in Korea, China, Japan, and in the United States)
2018 - Age of Expansion
Uneekor goes global and officially enters the US market showcasing its products for the first time at the PGA Merchandising Show in January of 2019 receiving raving reviews. By now the team has launched over 22,000 launch monitors globally, opened 10 commercial golf training facilities, and nearly 400 other independent facilities globally.
Today - Obession Engineered
Now, after more than a decade of 80+ hour work weeks, 35+ international patents, and millions of swing taken on a Uneekor golf simulators installed across five continents, Uneekor is on its way to revolutionizing the way the most passionate golfers learn, practice, and play all over the world.