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From Escort Radar

April 9, 2013

Overwhelming accolades offered by VIPs, media and guests at official Open House and Ribbon Cutting Event at ESCORT's world headquarters.

West Chester, OH April 9, 2013 -- ESCORT Inc., designer of the best radar detector available, the PASSPORT 9500ix, received an overwhelming welcome and response to its first ever official Open House and Ribbon Cutting Event on March 28, 2013 at the West Chester detector niche leader's world headquarters. ESCORT is also the designer of the award winning ESCORT Live™ ticket protection app.

The Factory Showroom Open House featured the firm's newly remodeled retail showroom and incorporates designs, graphics and forms to highlight the category leader's radar detector innovations. For example, the new floor shows off radar beams that clearly grab the attention of visitors directing them visually to the science and technology behind ESCORT's unique radar and laser detection and protection. In-store displays feature interactive controls and iPad and Android tablet platforms for Internet, video and app access. Monitors bring live action to customers showing off many of ESCORT's award winning products in action.

The celebration was marked by a formal ribbon cutting and featured local dignitaries, ESCORT business partners and numerous VIPs, guests and customers. Feature event video and photos can be seen on the ESCORT Facebook (EscortRadar) and YouTube (RadarLaserExpert) pages.

Key event speakers were ESCORT President and CEO John Larson and George Lang, West Chester Trustee. Mr. Lang congratulated Mr. Larson and ESCORT on the firm's 35-year-plus service to the nation's drivers who drive smarter using ESCORT's class-leading products. He also made mention of ESCORT's category domination as 'patent holder and designer of over 85% of the radar detector technology used today'.

Other VIPs included: John & Susan Stretch, North Ridge Realty Group; Hap Pendleton, Pendleton Sears Architects; Jeff Haglage, Haglage Construction; Brad Evans, West Chester Business Expansion and Retention; Joe Hinson, West Chester - Liberty Chamber Alliance President; Mark Scherer, Cincinnati Reds; and WLW's Seg Dennison radio personality.

All attendees were treated to food, drinks, prizes, live product demonstrations and gift kits.

ESCORT experts presented live product demonstrations of the world's best radar detectors and ticket protection products including the award-winning ESCORT Live™ ticket protection app that provides users unmatched radar and laser ticket protection while they drive. Also featured was ESCORT's new MobileTV™ unit which enables Apple iPhone/IOS users to watch their favorite news, sports and entertainment TV programs while on on-the-go.

Event attendees were also entered for chances to win ESCORT premium automotive products, including ESCORT MobileTV and the grand prize winner received a pair of Cincinnati Reds Baseball Opening Day Tickets.

For more information about the ESCORT Factory Showroom Open House, ESCORT Live™ and ESCORT's complete line of premium automotive accessories, visit or call 800-964-3138. View this video. And find ESCORT on Facebook and Twitter.

About ESCORT Inc.
ESCORT Inc. is the leading manufacturer of high-performance radar and laser detectors, the patented ESCORT Live™ real-time ticket protection network, ESCORT MobileTV™, Guardian Alert reverse obstacle detection systems, Entourage GPS-enabled navigation and tracking products, ESCORT QuickStart™ and other Drive Smarter products. ESCORT manufactures products under the ESCORT, PASSPORT, REDLINE, SOLO, Pro and BELTRONICS brands. The company is headquartered in West Chester, Ohio, with its principal manufacturing facility located in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

Editorial Contact:
Ron Gividen