Dust-Off® Announces Sponsorship of Team X3O
Professional gaming team to compete nationwide and in the 2007 WCG.
Branchburg, NJ (June 29, 2007) – Dust-Off®, the leading brand of consumer electronics cleaning products, is further establishing itself as a key player in the gaming community with its sponsorship of the X3O Professional Gaming team. Team X3O is the professional gaming team of X3O Emerging Technologies, the DC Metro Area’s premiere destination for technical services, software training, and network gaming.
Specializing in Counter-Strike 1.6, and Quake 4, Team X3O competes in the World Cyber Games (WCG), Cyber Evolution (CEVO), as well as the World Series of Video Games (WSVG). With a roster comprised of top players from several states, each of whom have many years of professional, competitive gaming under their belts, Team X3O has the talent and experience needed to compete at the highest levels.
“Gaming is a natural fit for our brand and the various solutions that we offer for PC maintenance,” said Ken Newman, Director of Marketing for Falcon Safety Products. “In competitive gaming, practice, determination and teamwork combined with a clean, high-performance gaming system, provide a true competitive edge. Together, Team X3O and Dust-Off represent that edge and have joined forces to set a new standard in professional gaming.”
Team X3O is already finishing strong in various competitions this year, including placing first in both the 2007 DC-LAN Winter Tournament and the X30 Counter-Strike 1.6 Tournament this past January, as well as first at the C3 CyberClub LAN event June 9th. Additionally, on June 2nd and 3rd, Team X3O competed in the 2007 WCG U.S. Open Invitational and finished second place, winning $1,500 in cash and prizes, plus an auto-birth to the U.S. WCG Finals in Florida, September 14th – 16th.
Dust-Off’s sponsorship of Team X3O also includes the support of X3O Emerging Technologies’ Gaming Centers. X3O Gaming Centers are state-of-the-art gaming lounges for kids and adults of all ages, and are equipped with cutting-edge gaming systems, 50″ HDTV TVs with X-box 360s and Nintendo Wiis, and a staff of professional gamers that will help put anyone in the driver’s seat of an unforgettable gaming experience. X3O Gaming Centers host monthly and annual gaming tournaments with thousands of dollars in cash and prizes, as well as qualifiers for major gaming events such as the World Cyber Games and the Cyberathlete Professional League.
ABOUT FALCON SAFETY PRODUCTS
Founded in 1953, Falcon Safety Products, Inc. is a privately held corporation headquartered in Central New Jersey. A world leader in compressed-gas technology, Falcon manufactures a diverse line of products including the Dust-Off® brand of computer / personal electronics cleaning products and signal horns for the marine, sport and safety markets. For additional information, please contact Falcon Safety Products, Inc. at 908-707-4900 or visit 188.8.131.52.