WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ESCORT Inc. (ESCORTinc.com), designer and manufacturer of the world's only High Definition PASSPORT® Max™ radar & laser detector, hosted a Susan G. Komen formal donation event this week where key executives and staff from the Susan G. Komen Cincinnati Chapter were on hand to accept ESCORT's $10,000 donation. The event took place on October 29 at the detector firm's world headquarters in West Chester.
"This generous donation will allow us to fund resources and services in our community for women who are battling this disease," said Peggy Isenogle, Cincinnati Chapter Executive Director.
Donations for the campaign were collected as a dedicated part of the proceeds from ESCORT's PASSPORT 9500ix 'Susan G. Komen for the Cure' windshield mount radar detector. The White Pearl with Pink trim Limited Edition 9500ix radar detector design release was in direct support of the Susan G Komen and the national October Breast Cancer Awareness month.
"We have a long history of doing more for our customers than anyone else in the category and now, with this donation and support of Breast Cancer awareness with our 'Komen for the Cure' Limited Edition 9500ix radar detector, we are helping women and families beyond our traditional reach and in countless ways," said Dave Smidebush, ESCORT Vice-president of Marketing.
"The entire ESCORT family participated in this process of providing the 'Susan G. Komen for the Cure' PASSPORT 9500ix radar detector," said Ron Gividen, ESCORT PR Director. "And we thank our customers who chose to purchase knowing that a portion of their purchase went directly to this outstanding organization."
"We are excited to be able to partner with local Cincinnati firms and we are grateful to ESCORT for their significant contribution enabling us to help local families and impact life-saving research that helps us get closer every day to a cure," said Jennifer Berigan, Cincinnati Chapter Affiliate Manager.
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ESCORT Inc. is the designer and manufacturer of the world's most awarded radar and laser detectors, the patented ESCORT Live™ real-time ticket protection network, PASSPORT Max HD radar detector, ESCORT MediaFlair™, ESCORT MobileTV™, Guardian Alert reverse obstacle detection systems, Entourage GPS-enabled navigation and tracking products, ESCORT QuickStart™ and other Drive Smarter products. ESCORT holds more than 85% of all active category patents and manufactures products under the ESCORT, PASSPORT, REDLINE, SOLO and BELTRONICS brands.
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