Automaker to Provide Official Vehicles for Event and Support Local
of America, Inc. and the local Wasatch
Front Subaru Retailers are bringing the love to Salt
Lake Comic Con (saltlakecomiccon.com) and will be
a driving force for one of the fastest growing comic cons in North
America, beginning with Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2017 (FanX™) on
March 17-18, 2017.
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Salt Lake Comic Con FanX 2017 Guest Lineup (Photo: Business Wire)
Subaru will play an important role in FanX 2017, specifically through
providing official Salt Lake Comic Con vehicles, a significant presence
at ongoing Salt Lake Comic Con and FanX events, as well as other joint
community involvement such as movie screenings, and a soon to be
announced partnership with the Humane Society.
Subaru vehicles are renowned for their safety, longevity, versatility
and have one of the highest residual
values in the U.S. Today, the Subaru product line features the
all-new 2017 Impreza, as well as the WRX, STI, BRZ, Legacy, Outback,
Forester, and Crosstrek.
“We’re excited to partner with Salt Lake Comic Con and be a part of what
is considered to be one of the premier comic cons in the country,” said
Charles Lamoureux, Zone Retailer Marketing Manager, Western Region, at
Subaru of America. “We look forward to supporting Salt Lake Comic Con in
its innovative approach to making their fans dreams come true and
teaming with them to make a positive impact in the Salt Lake community.”
“We’re pleased to partner with a company like Subaru and the local
Wasatch Front Subaru Retailers,” said Dan Farr, Salt Lake Comic Con
Founder and Show Producer. “Subaru and their local retailers are
committed to their customers, employees and the communities in which
they do business, which aligns perfectly with our core values and makes
this alliance a natural fit.”
FanX 2017 will provide fans with a more intimate, up close and personal
experience with their favorite pop culture icons and fun,
family-oriented and affordable FanXperience. In addition to celebrity
appearances, Fanx17 will feature official Stan Lee merchandise, a Tattoo
Pavilion, a Sword Experience, new merchandise, comicbook artists and
creators, authors and panelists.
As part of the sponsorship, Subaru and Salt Lake Comic Con will partner
with the Utah Humane Society to create a give back program to support
animals throughout Utah. Specific details of the program will be
announced at a later date, but the program will include a matching
donation from both the Wasatch Front Subaru Retailers and Salt Lake
“By partnering with a respected brand like Subaru, it builds on the
credibility we’ve worked so hard to establish and sends a clear message
to fans, celebrities, artists and authors that our reputation is
attracting world class companies, guests and partners,” said Bryan
Brandenburg, Salt Lake Comic Con Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer.
“We look forward to building on this relationship and continuing to
innovate and provide our fans with the experiences that will meet and
exceed their expectations and help shape the way comic cons and pop
culture events are conducted here in the United States and throughout
For more information about FanX 2017 or to purchase tickets now, visit http://www.saltlakecomiccon.com/.
For more information about Subaru visit https://www.subaru.com/.
About Subaru of America, Inc.
Subaru of America, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fuji Heavy
Industries Ltd. of Japan. Headquartered at a zero-landfill office in
Cherry Hill, N.J., the company markets and distributes Subaru vehicles,
parts, and accessories through a network of more than 620 retailers
across the United States. All Subaru products are manufactured in
zero-landfill production plants, and Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc.
is the only U.S. automobile production plant to be designated a backyard
wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation. For additional
information, visit media.subaru.com.
ABOUT SALT LAKE COMIC CON:
Salt Lake Comic Con is organized by Dan Farr Productions, in partnership
with ABC4/CW30 of the Nexstar Broadcasting Group and was co-founded by
Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg. Dan Farr Productions is an event and
marketing group devoted to organizing events, launching and acquiring
new shows, and partnering with premium celebrities and brands in the pop
culture arena. Dan Farr Productions is dedicated to producing
spectacular celebrations of popular culture that lead the market in
providing exceptional and rewarding experiences for our consumers, fans,
celebrity guests, vendors and partners. Find out more at: www.SaltLakeComicCon.com,
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For Salt Lake Comic ConJeremy Kartchner, firstname.lastname@example.orgSalt
Lake Comic ConBryan Brandenburg, 323-517-0669Chief Marketing
Officer and Coemail@example.comSubaru
of America, Inc.Diane Anton, 856-488-5093Corporate