IDSA: 5 things we learned about the DIY movement

IDSA: 5 things we learned about the DIY movement Special Events

Recently, our Director of Industrial Design, George Campbell, attended the IDSA International Conference, “DIY: Threat or Opportunity” in Portland, Oregon. You’ll find our photos here. I asked George to share five things that he learned about the DIY (Do It Yourself) movement, here’s what he said: Co-creation allows the consumer to relate to the product […]

RAP-UP Pre-BET Awards Lounge

RAP-UP Pre-BET Awards Lounge Special Events

We recently had the great opportunity to hand out some Griffin goodies during the RAP-UP Pre-BET Awards. Rap-Up hosted an invitation-only lounge and gifting suite during BET Awards weekend at The London West Hollywood. Guests included the newly-engaged Amerie, JoJo, Melody Thornton, Binkie and Naomi of Electrik Red, Twista, Lil Twist, Mishon, “Love the Way […]

Essential tips for Bonnaroo

Essential tips for Bonnaroo Special Events

The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is officially over for another year. We are happy to report that we got through the six days of heat and mud unscathed. You should see the stats! We enjoyed meeting so many great people from our tent in Centeroo. The tent was filled to the brim with our best power […]

We’re moving to a tent!

We’re moving to a tent! Special Events

Almost our entire marketing department and friends from other departments are out of the office today through Monday. We have hit the road to Manchester, Tennessee for Bonnaroo. I wrote last week about how we’ll be bringing plenty of power to the popular music festival, but I didn’t mention that we’ll also be living there. […]

Who’s the hottest act coming to Bonnaroo?

Who’s the hottest act coming to Bonnaroo? Special Events

Bonnaroo is a four-day, multi-stage camping festival held on a 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee each year.  We’re going to be there, are you? If you’re going to be at the festival we hope you drop by our tent in Centeroo. We’ll have it fully stocked with essential charging accessories at special show prices, including […]

iPad Dev Camp

iPad Dev Camp Special Events

At Griffin we have a vested interest in all things iPad. We also have developed some pretty sweet iPhone and iPad touch apps. So naturally we jumped at the opportunity to be an official sponsor of last week’s iPadDevCamp in San Jose. iPadDevCamp is an annual not-for-profit gathering to develop applications for iPhone and iPod […]

Nashville Film Festival

Nashville Film Festival Special Events

I can’t name a single person at Griffin who doesn’t enjoy a good film from time to time. In fact, a few of my co-workers are complete film geeks. That’s why we’re so happy to be included as a sponsor for this year’s Nashville Film Festival. Nashville Film Festival is a cultural arts institution that […]

Highlights from SXSW Interactive

Highlights from SXSW Interactive Special Events

South by Southwest Interactive is an incredible celebration of all things technological. It’s the one time of the year that geeks and entrepreneurs from all corners of the planet gather in Austin to learn and socialize with their peers. This was my third year at SXSWi and it was fantastic. To write a post about […]

Is the iPad just a big iPhone?

Is the iPad just a big iPhone? Special Events

We were a proud sponsor of PodCamp Nashville last weekend. It was great fun to gather with 500 tech savvy people, for a day of thought-provoking presentations, networking and fun. Our very own, Mark Rowan, Cameron Daigle and Jamin Guy presented Is the iPad just a big iPhone? You’ll find the slides below, but for […]

Austin SXSW Tweet Up

Austin SXSW Tweet Up Community / Fun / Special Events

While we’re in Austin we’d love to connect with you, whether you’re attending SXSW or not. If you’re a Griffin friend we want to buy you a drink and meet you in person, or see you again for that matter. Join Dave (that’s me!) and Cameron at our  SXSW tweet up on Saturday, March 13th […]