IRVINE, CA and NASHVILLE, TN – August 5, 2016 – Incipio Group, a global consumer technology solutions platform, announced today the acquisition of Griffin Technology, a creator of innovative mobile accessories for people who depend on their tech to work, play, and connect. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
With its inventive mobile solutions serving the consumer, business and education channels, Griffin Technology represents the latest addition to Incipio Group’s growing portfolio of global brands and licensed properties.
“Griffin has a 25 year history of designing, manufacturing and distributing iconic mobile accessories,” stated Andy Fathollahi, Founder and CEO of Incipio Group. “As part of Incipio Group, Griffin strengthens our product development and manufacturing capabilities, complements our existing product lines in rugged cases, power and connectivity, and allows our brands to reach a broader domestic and international audience through enhanced distribution in the business-to-business, enterprise and education verticals.”
“This is an exciting and pivotal moment for the Griffin brand,” says Paul Griffin, Founder and CEO of Griffin Technology. “Partnering with Incipio Group provides Griffin with a strong support system and improved capabilities to continue developing accessories that people love and use every day.”
Widely recognized for its ultra-rugged Survivor branded ecosystem of protective mobile accessories and best-in-class power and connectivity solutions, Griffin Technology will continue as a stand-alone brand and retain its global headquarters in Nashville, TN.
ABOUT INCIPIO GROUP
Incipio Group is a global consumer technology solutions platform operating a diverse portfolio of owned and licensed brands at the intersection of design and functionality. Founded in Southern California in 1999, Incipio Group’s strategy begins with a passion for building amazing product and a commitment to serve its customers. Incipio Group’s portfolio of brands offers compelling solutions that meet the needs of today’s active mobile consumers, who demand more out of the products they use. For more information, please visit http://www.incipiogroup.com.
ABOUT GRIFFIN TECHNOLOGY
Founded on Paul Griffin’s kitchen table in 1992, Griffin Technology is today one of the world’s foremost creators of innovative solutions for people who depend on their tech to work, play, and connect. 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, www.facebook.com/griffintech and on Twitter @griffintech.
Jackie Ballinger Anderson