Buckmans Media Alert

October 7, 2010 in Weekly Update

Contact: Sarah Webster – Web Marketing and PR Coordinator

Email: sarah@buckmans.com |  Phone: 610-495-7495 ext. 248

MEDIA ALERT

SKI AND SNOWBOARD CELEBRITIES HELP BUCKMAN’S CELEBRATE THE GRAND RE-OPENING OF KING OF PRUSSIA STORE

What: In order to celebrate a newly renovated and expanded store in King of Prussia, PA, Buckman’s Ski and Snowboard Shop is having a Grand Re-Opening Event for their customers.  The Grand Re-Opening Event is taking place during the Pre-Season and Tent Sale, so on top of great savings on excellent equipment and apparel, Buckman’s is going to be doing tons of give-aways and customers will have the opportunity to meet and get autographs from some of the best skiers and snowboarders in the industry.

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Over the summer, the Buckman’s Ski and Snowboard Shop in King of Prussia, PA was completely renovated and expanded.  There are now three floors of retail space, an elevator, and extra parking spaces for customers.  When the store opens its doors to the public on October 1st, they will remain open all year long.  The Buckman’s in King of Prussia is the first of any Buckman’s Ski and Snowboard Shop to remain open all year long and will now be carrying lifestyle, casual, and skate apparel.

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Who: Buckman’s is offering their customers the opportunity to meet some of the best skiers and snowboarders in the industry.  Pro snowboarders Danny Kass, Bjorn Leines, Louie Vito, Gretchen Bleiler, Mikey Leblanc, and Luke “Dingo” Trembath and pro skiers Seth Morrison, Glen Plake, Cody Townsend, Michelle Parker, Pep Fujas, and Daron Rahlves will all be at the King of Prussia store meeting customers and signing autographs!  Many of these athletes have won Olympic and X-Games medals and have truly influenced the ski and snowboard industry.  Buckman’s is proud to be one of the only retail establishments to provide their customers with the opportunity to meet athletes of such a high caliber.

When: Friday, October 15, 2010

Autograph Session #1 – 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Autograph Session #2 – 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: Buckman’s Ski and Snowboard Shop

740 Dekalb Pike

King of Prussia, PA 19406

For more information or to inquire about interviewing the athletes that will be at the store, please contact Sarah Webster by email at sarah@buckmans.com or by phone at 610-495-7495 ext. 248.

*Photo and Interview Opportunities Available*

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