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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Limited Edition Gaming Eyewear by GUNNAR Optiks Now Available Online and in Best Buy Stores

Show Your Devotion to the Most Anticipated Game of the Year with the Performance, Protection and Style of GUNNAR Optiks’ Gaming Eyewear

GUNNAR Optiks logoSAN DIEGO – October 27, 2011 – GUNNAR Optiks®, the world’s leading manufacturer of computer and gaming eyewear, today announced that its limited edition Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 3 gaming eyewear is now available in Best Buy stores and in GUNNAR’s online store. The exclusive new design for the hottest game of the year brings form, function and style to competitive gaming, and may be purchased at an MSRP of $99.

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Onepager Raises $350K in Seed Funding to Expand Website Building Platform for Small Businesses

Onepager logoNEW YORK – October 13, 2011 – Onepager, a start-up offering a simple website building tool, today announced that it has raised $350,000 in a seed funding round led by New York angel investors Daniel Eskapa and Mark Birch. The new funds will be used to further the development of Onepager’s product and expand the New York-based company’s marketing efforts as it continues to be adopted by small businesses, non-profits and organizations around the world.

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Bjorn Jonsson Joins GUNNAR Optiks as New Vice President of International Sales

Former Director of International Sales for Oakley Adds Over 16 Years of Sales and Marketing Experience to GUNNAR’s Executive Lineup

SAN DIEGO – October 7, 2011 – GUNNAR Optiks® today announced the hiring of Bjorn Jonsson as Vice President of International Sales. With an extensive background in performance optics, apparel, and consumer electronics, Jonsson brings a history of business growth and leadership to compliment GUNNAR’s seasoned executive team.    Jonsson was aggressively recruited to spearhead the rapid expansion of GUNNAR’s international sales platform.  Already available in 17 countries, GUNNAR expects to add another 15 in 2012.  Jonsson’s prior experience includes senior executive roles with notable brands including Oakley and Boost Mobile where he led all international sales and marketing efforts.  Jonsson now also serves as a Professor of Marketing at Vanguard University and as a Board Member for Dynamic Air Engineering.

“GUNNAR Optiks’ international presence continues to grow and we are pleased to have Bjorn Jonsson on board to cultivate our expansion abroad,” said Rob Aarnes, president of GUNNAR. “Bjorn’s knowledge and experience will expedite GUNNAR’s success overseas as we move into new markets, reinforce our leadership position in existing territories, and galvanize GUNNAR a global brand in the years to come.”

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