ViewSonic And Buy.Com Team To Kick-Off The NFL Season
Consumers Who Tune Into FM Radio Shows Could Score an LCD TV
WALNUT, Calif. , Sept. 5, 2006 – To kick-off Sunday Night Football on NBC, ViewSonic® Corp. announced it has teamed up with Buy.com to give away thirty-one 37-inch LCD TVs and thirty-one 40-inch LCD TVs.
Listeners to NBC’s “Countdown to First Down” radio promotion—that will air on FM Rock, FM Talk and Sports/Talk radio in top markets, including New York, Los Angeles and Chicago—have the chance to win these big-screen prizes from Buy.com and ViewSonic. Radio personalities will invite listeners to call-in and answer football trivia and facts through out the week of Sept. 5, 2006 . Grand prizes will be given away on Sept. 8 and Sept. 11—ViewSonic’s N3760w LCD TVs will be awarded to the FM station’s winners, while ViewSonic’s N4060w LCD TVs will go to the Sports/Talk listeners.
“The ViewSonic and Buy.com promotion provides football fans and television viewers with the perfect in home game experience from the comfort of their recliners,” said Jeff Volpe, vice president of marketing, ViewSonic. “LCD TVs give consumers a sleek, high-end and high resolution display entertainment upgrade option that won’t sack their wallets.”
“Watching the NFL games on a high-definition television is the best way to feel like you are watching from the sidelines,” said Doug Marrs, vice president of marketing for Buy.com. “ViewSonic’s quality and value display technology will best showcase the games and meet our customer’s demands.”
The large-screen 37-inch N3760w and 40-inch N4060w are widescreen high-definition LCD TVs that bring the game to life and turns the living room into a stadium. The televisions support connections to other content platforms, such as PCs, cable, game consoles, DVD players and camcorders, allowing users to watch the game while simultaneously checking fantasy football on the Internet. SRS TruSurround XT™ audio provides the latest stunning surround sound experience and makes viewers feel like they are a part of the action.
ViewSonic® Corp., a worldwide leader in visual display products, offers comprehensive display solutions for today’s business, education and consumer electronics markets. The company’s products have won more than 2,000 awards globally from independent publications and organizations.
Headquartered in Walnut, Calif. , ViewSonic was founded in 1987 and is a privately held corporation. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corp. at tel: 800.888.8583 or 909.869.7976; fax: 909.468.3736; or www.ViewSonic.com.
Buy.com is a leading e-commerce company focused on providing its customers with a positive shopping experience and a broad selection of high-quality technology and entertainment retail goods at competitive prices. Buy.com offers over 2 million products in a range of categories including consumer electronics, computer hardware and software, cell phones, books, music, videos, games, digital music downloads, toys and sporting goods. Individuals and businesses can shop quickly and easily at Buy.com 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Buy.com, founded in June of 1997, is located in Aliso Viejo , California . Buy.com® and The Internet SuperstoreTM are trademarks of Buy.com Inc.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including all statements relating to the performance expectations of ViewSonic products, business opportunities or financial performance. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to be materially different than expectations. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, ViewSonic’s dependence on third-party manufacturers; its need to maintain and expand its sales channels; market acceptance of ViewSonic’s products; general industry trends, including cyclical trends in the PC and visual display industries; and the impact of competitive products and pricing alternatives. Investors are advised to read ViewSonic’s Form 10 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, particularly the section entitled “Factors that May Affect ViewSonic’s Business and Financial Results.”
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