ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 4 Icuiti Corporation, the principalplayer in the video eyewear industry, announces today, that is has officiallychanged its name to Vuzix Corporation. Effective immediately, the company'swebsite and domain name have been changed to www.vuzix.com . The name changewill help Vuzix better alight its iWear(R) branding strategy with productofferings across each of the company's vertical markets. These marketsinclude consumer electronics, video gaming, military and medical.
"We believe the new name will help us build a strong consumer brand ofvideo eyewear with high recognition in the US and internationally," says PaulTravers, CEO.
Since the company was started in 1997, Vuzix Corporation has been a leaderin video eyewear technology and three-dimensional eyewear for the U.S.Military and the video gaming community. Their iWear(R) Personal DisplaySolutions are designed and manufactured in the United States and are availableworldwide. With 60 patents issued or pending, Vuzix has established itself asthe premier provider of this high definition, near eye display technology.
The company operates offices in Rochester, NY and Tokyo, Japan.
To request additional information or to interview CEO Paul Travers, pleasecontact PR Representative Ted Miller at (305) 576-1171 x12 or [email protected]
For more information about Vuzix Corporation, please visit www.vuzix.com .
About Vuzix Corporation.
Vuzix Corporation, formerly Icuiti, manufactures Video Eyewear andpersonal display devices for the entertainment, mobile video, defense andcommercial markets. Vuzix' Video Eyewear connects to standard PCs and mobileelectronic viewing products such as portable media players, gaming consoles,cell phones, and laptops -- providing viewers with a personal big screenexperience. The company aims to make its Video Eyewear line standard equipmentfor playing games as well as watching news, music videos, and movies. Vuzixwon four CES Innovations Awards and the 2006 Frost & Sullivan TechnologyInnovation of the Year Award for European Mobile & Wireless services. Foundedin 1997, Vuzix is a privately held company with offices in Rochester, NY andTokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit: www.vuzix.com .
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