- "All we had to do was come up with some positive, world-changing ideas based on his radical new technology. So- No pressure then..."
- ―Karl Oakley
Prior to the Stark Expo, Oakley introduced the prototype Sonic Fire Extinguisher, based on the repulsor technology of the Iron Man Armor: Mark IV, and the Stark Sonic Cannon at the annual Cordco Product Presentation.
- In the comics, the head of Cordco is named Cal Oakly.