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 […]

Going to SXSW? Let’s talk about road trips!

Going to SXSW? Let’s talk about road trips! Community / Special Events

Next week we’ll be hoping on a flight to Austin for the South by Southwest Interactive conference, of course we’d prefer to be driving there :). This will be my third time heading to Austin to attend the biggest interactive conference in the world. Can you tell I’m excited? I’m even more excited, because I’ve […]

The little bus that could

The little bus that could Community / Fun / Special Events

On December 30th we departed Nashville on a trip of a lifetime. I’m so proud to tell you that together we restored a 1972 VW bus, affectionately now known as Double Nickels. I hope you were following along on our CES Bound blog, as we rumbled down the great roads of Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, […]

New products announced at CES

New products announced at CES Griffin Gear / New / Special Events

We’re finally home after a long time out of the office, gosh it feels like forever. It’s nice to be back in Nashville! Let me begin this post wish a big HAPPY NEW YEAR to you. If you’ve been following us on Twitter you’ll know that we’ve been working our feet and vocal chords off […]

A sneak peak of our CES booth

A sneak peak of our CES booth Community / Fun / Special Events

The 2010 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is among the most important technology shows in the world. We’ve been going to CES for years and this is our second year as an exhibitor. Every January thousands of people head to Las Vegas for CES because it’s the largest consumer electronics show in the US. Attendees are […]

We want to meet you!

We want to meet you! Community / Fun / Special Events

As many of you who read this blog know, we’re heading to CES in January. The best part of this trip is that we’re actually driving there. Five of us are jumping in a 37 year old VW bus. This rust bucket that we found in a field in Kentucky horse farm in north Tennessee […]

5 people. 1 37 year old bus. 2,476 miles.

5 people. 1 37 year old bus. 2,476 miles. Special Events

Earlier this year we registered to exhibit at CES. It’s going to be great to be back in Vegas for the nation’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, January 7 – 10. The one thing is that the flight from Nashville, TN to Las Vegas, NV is about three long hours. I don’t know about you, but […]

What weighs less than 5 ounces and is made from pinewood?

What weighs less than 5 ounces and is made from pinewood? Fun / Special Events

We’re racing wood! If you have spent any time around Boy Scouts you’ll be familiar with the pinewood derby. According to Wikipedia: Cubmaster Don Murphy organized the first pinewood derby, held on May 15, 1953 in Manhattan Beach, California by Pack 280c. Murphy’s son was too young to participate in the popular Soap Box Derby […]