Rode Microphones is headquartered in Sydney, Australia, one of seven offices worldwide, including the USA (Los Angeles and New York), the UK, Korea, and China (Shenzhen and Hong Kong).Brainchild of Peter Freeman. Røde offers a free extended warranty on most of its products, available via registration of purchase on its website. Company founder Peter Freedman states that after-sales service and customer care is one of the fundamental strengths of Røde’s business model: “Never mind good business, it’s what [you] should do… I’ve done that since day one. You buy a mic and have a problem with it and [we] will sort it out.”