Old Center Elementary School Wins $25,000 Tech for Schools Giveaway from
Nashville, Tenn., school randomly selected from more than 700,000 entries for
SALT LAKE CITY -- December 06, 2012
Mobile device accessories company ZAGG Inc (NASDAQ: ZAGG) presented a $25,000
technology package to Old Center Elementary School in Nashville, Tenn., today.
As the winner of ZAGG’s Tech for Schools Giveaway, Old Center Elementary
School chose a combination of technology products tailored to meet its needs.
As a result, ZAGG representatives personally delivered scores of boxes filled
with items for an updated technology lab, including cameras and iPad 2s.
“Technology is playing an increasingly vital role in the classroom, and we’re
pleased to be able to support schools as they invest in the tools that can
help students learn new skills and enable instructors to teach more
effectively,” said Kent Wuthrich, executive vice president of marketing for
ZAGG Inc. “With school budgets remaining tight, it’s vital to bring creative
product solutions to technology programs, and ZAGG is excited to work with Old
Center Elementary School to do just that.”
This September, ZAGG launched the Tech for Schools Giveaway and encouraged
community members to nominate a favorite public K-12 school for the $25,000
technology prize package. Through Nov. 12, more than 700,000 entries were
submitted at www.ZAGG.com/schools. The winning school was chosen at random and
was nominated by Marveya Gooch, who won an Apple iMac computer for her
“We are pleased to receive this gift from ZAGG and are grateful to Marveya
Gooch for uncovering this excellent opportunity to update our technology
tools,” said Dr. Betsy Potts, principal of the school. “We are focused on
giving our children a strong foundation that will prepare them for a bright
future, and learning to work with technology is an absolute necessity.”
Located 15 minutes north of downtown Nashville in the neighborhood of
Goodlettsville, Old Center Elementary School originally opened its doors in
1815 as a one-room log schoolhouse. Today, the school serves more than 300
students in grades PreK-4.
More information about the award can be found at the post announcing the
winner on the Official ZAGG Blog. For more information about ZAGG, its brands
and product portfolio, visit ZAGG.com.
About ZAGG Inc:
ZAGG Inc (NASDAQ: ZAGG) is a leading mobile device accessories and technology
company with products that protect, personalize and enhance a consumer’s
mobile experience. ZAGG differentiates itself as the preferred brand by
offering creative product solutions through targeted global distribution
channels, with the broadest product offering in its sector. With a brand
portfolio that includes ZAGG^® and iFrogz^™, the company manufactures and
markets a complete line of products to improve the functionality of portable
gadgets, including keyboards, cases, audio and protective films, through
direct, retail, specialty and international channels. More information about
the company and its brands is at www.ZAGG.com.
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