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Artist-designed Skins from the GRAMMY Foundation and Griffin
Partnership features original art for iPhone and iPod touch by leading recording artists
Nashville, TN — February 11, 2011 — Griffin Technology Inc., maker of innovations for everyday life, today announced their partnership with the GRAMMY Foundation®. This new Co-Op highlights original artwork by Phoenix, OK GO, Ben Folds, and MGMT, on a collection of limited-edition skins for iPhone 4 and iPod touch (4th generation). Proceeds from the partnership will help raise money for the GRAMMY Foundation's programs. Learn more about the artists and their designs at www.griffintechnology.com/coop/grammy_foundation.
"Music is an integral part of our culture, both at Griffin and in our home city of Nashville," said Mark Rowan, President of Griffin Technology. "The GRAMMY Foundation is a perfect partner for us, and we're proud to support their efforts in music and arts education."
Griffin has paired with the GRAMMY Foundation to create a collection of original artist-designed skins for iPhone and iPod touch. Featuring artwork by OK GO, Phoenix, MGMT, and Ben Folds, the extra-thick vinyl protects the back of your device from scratching. But there's more to these skins than just protecting your iPhone or supporting your favorite artist: proceeds from the sale of all Griffin + GRAMMY Foundation skins help support the GRAMMY Foundation's ongoing GRAMMY in the Schools® music education programs for high school students, and its work to preserve America's rich musical heritage.
Learn more about the Griffin + GRAMMY Foundation collection at www.griffintechnology.com/coop/grammy_foundation.
- Original art by Phoenix, OK GO, Ben Folds, and MGMT
- Proceeds support the GRAMMY Foundation
- Vinyl skin protects the back of an iPhone 4 or iPod touch (4th generation)
- Reusable skin smooths on, peels off without leaving residue
Pricing and Availability
The Griffin + GRAMMY Foundation skins for iPhone and iPod touch, $9.99, are now available at www.griffintechnology.com.
For added protection, each Griffin + GRAMMY Foundation skin may be bundled with a Griffin Reveal® case for $29.99, also available at www.griffintechnology.com.
About GRAMMY Foundation
The GRAMMY Foundation® was established in 1989 to cultivate the understanding, appreciation and advancement of the contribution of recorded music to American culture — from the artistic and technical legends of the past to the still unimagined musical breakthroughs of future generations of music professionals. The Foundation accomplishes this mission through programs and activities that engage the music industry and cultural community as well as the general public. The Foundation works in partnership year-round with its founder, The Recording Academy®, to bring national attention to important issues such as the value and impact of music and arts education and the urgency of preserving our rich cultural heritage. For more information, please visit www.grammyfoundation.org.
About Griffin Technology
Founded on Paul Griffin's kitchen table in 1992, Griffin Technology Inc., is today one of the world's foremost creators of accessories for home, mobile, and personal technology. Unique products such as iTrip®, PowerMate®, iFM®, iMic®, and Evolve® Wireless Speaker System have broken new ground in consumer electronics and created loyal fans the world over. Today, Griffin products are conceived, designed, and developed in-house and continue to push the envelope of the industry they helped create. Learn more about Griffin's entire range of ingenious designs at www.griffintechnology.com.
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