Irvine, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2012
We invite the media to join us for a casual cocktail party to celebrate the grand opening of Equus Products, Inc.’s new Irvine headquarters, as well as the company’s 30th anniversary of automotive innovation and excellence.
Equus staff members will be collecting non-perishable food items at the door from guests who have been invited to bring goods in support of the Orange County Food Bank, which will be providing more meals than ever to Orange County families in need during the upcoming holidays.
The evening will feature cocktails and tequila tasting by Tres Sietes and heavy hors d’oeuvres (courtesy of A Restaurant and POSH Events), facility tours, and demonstrations of the company’s top-selling automotive diagnostic tools, ribbon cutting ceremony, raffle and more. In addition, classic Roadsters will be on display and a few of the latest models will be available for hands on viewing courtesy of Tuttle Click Chrysler.
Equus CEO Ieon C. Chen, and company representatives from every department from product development to shipping to Automotive Service Excellence-certified technical support teams, will be on hand for media interviews, product demonstrations and photo opportunities.
When: Thursday, November 15, 2012
5:00 – 8:00PM
Where: 17352 Von Karman Ave., Irvine, CA 92614
Media RSVP: lynnselich(at)roadrunner.com or (310) 968-4678
- Meet the management and design teams that contributed to the new, sustainably-designed headquarters.
o Created by the renowned Fountain Valley, Calif.-based architectural firm DeRevere & Associates, the headquarters features some of the latest “green” technologies available, including:
o Contemporary blue glass main entry element with a silver metal canopy leading guests to the front entry doors
o Custom metal sun shade protectors for the second floor office windows
o Impactful two-story volume lobby with beautiful red accent walls & ceiling with custom large scaled artwork
o Naturally lit 17’ high glass walled meeting rooms off of lobby
o Walk-thru the common areas to experience complimentary accent colors and custom metal grid ceiling treatment
o Two sets of grand two-story volume, sky lit stairs connecting each end of the office space with custom stainless steel hand railing
o Two, natural light lit open café style gathering spaces
- Large 2,400 SF ash wood floor, multi-media, truly multi-purpose use space used for training, large meetings,
- VIP private screening room, gym/work-out activities and equipment.
See the company’s state-of-the art automotive testing space where it develops, tests and enhances its automotive diagnostic products, including the no. 1-selling INNOVA® brand of on-board diagnostic tools.
- Meet the ASE-certified technicians who test and support the products.
- Get a hands-on demo of the “check engine” diagnostic tools and revolutionary RepairSolutions™ system, which helps consumers, do-it-yourselfers and professional mechanics alike diagnose today’s high tech cars.
About Equus Products, Inc.
Equus Products, Inc., is an ISO 9001: 2008 certified company, and a leading manufacturer and distributor of test equipment, gauges and tachometers for the automotive aftermarket. Founded in 1982, the company markets and distributes its line under the EQUUS® brand throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. In 1990, Innova Electronics Corporation was acquired for research, product design, development and support. Products developed under this division carry the INNOVA® brand and are designed to provide customers with easy-to-use products for servicing the vehicles of today and tomorrow. Both companies, along with sister company CarMD.com Corporation, call the new Irvine, Calif.-based headquarter building home. For more information on the companies and their products, visit http://www.equus.com.
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Lynn Selich (310) 968-4678 LynnSelich(at)roadrunner.com