Thursday, March 22, 2012
New ZAGG Spokesperson Haloti Ngata At ZAGG Store Opening in City Creek Center Press Release: ZAGG Inc – Wed, Mar 21, 2012 9:46 AM EDT
ZAGG Inc (NASDAQ: ZAGG), a leading mobile device accessories company, will introduce NFL star Haloti Ngata as an official spokesperson at the grand opening of the ZAGG store at City Creek Center in Salt Lake City. Mr. Ngata will be available at the ZAGG store in City Creek Center to meet fans and sign autographs on March 22, between 11:30 AM and 12:00 PM.
“Haloti is an ideal spokesperson to represent what ZAGG stands for as a company, and introducing him at our store opening is very exciting for us. He has an incredibly high level of character, he works hard, he plays hard, and he is the very best at what he does,” said Robert G. Pedersen II, chairman and CEO of ZAGG. “The ZAGG store model has worked. ZAGG’s expanding line of mobile accessories, including our iFrogz brand, now requires a complete inline store to handle our full assortment of products.”
Mr. Ngata attended high school at Highland High, where he also played rugby for the world-famous Highland Rugby Club, recently featured in the movie "Forever Strong." He played college football at the University of Oregon, where he was a consensus All-American pick in 2005. He was selected as the 12th overall pick by the Baltimore Ravens in the 2006 NFL Draft, and has been named to the Pro-Bowl in each of the past three seasons and the All-Pro team in each of the past four seasons.
“ZAGG embodies quality, and ZAGG’s products are all about being the best,” said Mr. Ngata. “Producing the highest quality and being the best is exactly what I try to do every day on the field. I am thrilled to be a part of the ZAGG team.”
With opening the ZAGG corporate store at City Creek Center, ZAGG now has over 150 retail locations, most independently licensed and owned, including 10 in-line stores and over 140 mall carts and kiosks. City Creek Center in Salt Lake City is the retail centerpiece of one of the nation's largest mixed-use downtown redevelopment projects. This world-class fashion and dining destination offers over 90 stores and restaurants including Nordstrom, Macy's, Tiffany & Co., Michael Kors, Coach, and Texas de Brazil Churrascaria, in a casual, pedestrian-friendly environment.