ROKFORM® named as CES INNOVATIONS 2012 DESIGN and ENGINEERING AWARD HONOREE
Santa Ana, Ca. November 8, 2011
Come check us out at the Rokform booth# 6206 at the 2012 CES tradeshow in Las Vegas, NV. We will be displaying new products as well as our ROKBED iphone protective cases and ROKGARD screen protectors for the ipad and iphone 4 / 4s.
Rokform® LLC. Today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2012 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for the Rokbed™ V.3 iPhone 4/4s case. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 32 product categories.
The Rokbed™ V.3 is designed to be the most functional iPhone 4/4s case ever made. The Rokbed™ V.3 is more than just a case; it includes never before seen features such as an integrated lock mechanism, anti slip grip, detachable lanyard and optional magnet insert. Made from tough polycarbonate that is re-enforced in critical areas the Rokbed™ V.3 is also one of the most protective iPhone 4/4s cases on the market today.
“We are honored to receive this prestigious award,” said Jeff Whitten, vice president of Rokform®. “The Rokform® team worked for months on each and every detail to create what is truly the most versatile iPhone 4/4s case on the market today. We are especially proud that we were able to design and manufacture it all right here in Southern California.”
The prestigious Innovations Design and Engineering Awards are sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the producer of the International CES, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, and have been recognizing achievements in product design and engineering since 1976. The Best of Innovations honor is awarded to the products with the highest judges’ scores and will be featured in the Innovations Design and Engineering Showcase at the 2012 International CES.
Rokform’s Rokbed™ V.3 iPhone 4/4s case will be displayed at the 2012 International CES, which runs January 10-13, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Honorees will also be displayed at CES Unveiled: the Official Press Event of the International CES from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 8 in the Venetian Ballroom of the Venetian.
The Innovations entries are judged based on the following criteria:
» Engineering qualities, based on technical specs and materials used
» Aesthetic and design qualities
» The product’s intended use/function and user value
» Unique/novel features that consumers would find attractive
» How the design and innovation of the product compares to other products in the marketplace
Products chosen as an Innovations honoree reflect innovative design and engineering of the entries. Examples may include the first time various technologies are combined in a single product or dramatic enhancements to previous product designs.
Rokbed V.3 Highlights:
» Injection molded polycarbonate upper and lower frame.
» Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) non slip grip insert.
» Intregrated lock mechanism.
» Remote locking system can be mounted almost anywhere.
» Removeable hi tensile wrist lanyard.
» Optional Magnet kit available separately.
» Designed, engineered and Made in USA .
Innovations 2012 Design and Engineering honoree products are featured on www.CESweb.org/Innovations, which lists product categories, as well as each product name, manufacturer information, designer, description, photo and URL.
Rokform® LLC. was founded by the owners of Two Brothers Racing® Inc. one of the world’s premier aftermarket manufacturers for the powersports industry. The company principals have taken what they have learned as a leader in the powersports industry and have applied it to Rokform®. Launched in January 2011 Rokform® has quickly established itself in the industry by manufacturing uniquely designed and engineered products for the iPhone