IRVINE, CA – April 03, 2015 –Incipio®, the leading designer and manufacturer of award winning mobile device accessories and technology, based in Southern California, today announced its participation in the Microsoft Designed For Surface Program, empowering the organization to develop Surface-specific accessories for business and consumer use. The goal of the Microsoft Designed For Surface Program is to serve customers by providing third-party hardware accessory manufacturers designs and details for accessory design intended to work seamlessly with Surface devices.
“Consumers are increasingly seeking devices that span work and play, can be easily managed and configured, and have the right software to get the job done,” said Valentine Lopez, Executive Vice President, Incipio. “We’re excited to participate in the Microsoft Designed For Surface as it further demonstrates our commitment to serving the needs of customers relying on Microsoft devices and services.”
“The Designed For Surface program was created to address the growing demand for Surface accessories to complete a wide range of use scenarios in business, at home and on the go,” said Cyril Belikoff, Director, Microsoft Surface. “We look forward to working closely with our Designed For Surface Program participants to better serve their customers and create compelling solutions together.”
The Designed For Surface program allows accessory manufacturers to really embrace Surface as a 2-in-1 device and help people move seamlessly with their Surface between tablet and laptop experiences. Microsoft is working with leading manufacturers to develop accessories that make Surface more useful when touch is the interface of choice and even accessories that are thoughtful about incorporating the Surface Type Cover click-in keyboards and Surface Pen – elements that are unique to Surface open up a world of possibilities for helping people do more.
Incipio® is the leading designer and manufacturer of award-winning mobile device accessories and technology based in Southern California. Established in 1999, Incipio® designs expertly engineered protective, versatile, and stylish solutions for virtually every mobile device. Through an untiring commitment to advanced technology and innovation, Incipio® has also evolved into a major power solution brand, offering a comprehensive lineup of portable power products as well as a Bluetooth-enabled solutions. In 2013, Incipio acquired wireless Bluetooth audio company, BRAVEN, and is now one of the fastest growing wireless audio brands in the industry.