OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE -LAKEWOOD, N.J. (December 1, 2008) ? ERGO is pleased to announce that skate team rider, Andrew Cannon, will appear as a guest on FUEL TV's "The Daily Habit", airing Wednesday, December 3, 2008.
Cannon, a Pennsylvania native and Arizona transplant, discusses the transformation in his skating career from being interested primarily in contests to focusing on improving his technical skills and ability. Right now, he is amped about nearing graduation from Arizona State University and concentrating on getting more video coverage and photos.
"I think Cannon's true calling in life was to be on television. On top of his skating abilities, he has an unbelievably charismatic personality that everyone takes a liking to. We are happy all of that will be showcased when he appears on 'The Daily Habit' within the next couple of days," says ERGO Vice President Pete DiSpirito. "Andrew brings a lot to the company – his lifestyle and raw passion for skateboarding really embodies what ERGO stands for."
Watch for footage of the Volcom Damn Am, where Cannon donned a homemade World Industries "Wet Willy" costume during competition and to hear about his adventures with ERGO in Puerto Rico and Prague this past summer. Also, Cannon opens up about future plans for taking over the world with ERGO, becoming a school teacher and competing in the upcoming Tampa Am.
The show will be airing Wednesday December 3rd at 6:00pm (PST) and again at 9:00pm (PST). It will also re-air twice the next day December 4th at 11:30am (PST) and finally at 2:30pm (PST). Cannon's interview and his singing debut with musical guest 3oh!3 is a must-see. Also to see behind-the-scenes footage from Andrew's trip to FUEL TV, check out the link http://ergophobiatv.blip.tv/file/1493555/.
Cannon's sponsors include ERGO, World Industries, Osiris, Bones Wheels and Fairman's Skate Shop. To learn more about Andrew Cannon or ERGO log on to www.ergophobia.com <http://www.ergophobia.com/> . ERGO's skate team includes Ronnie Creager, Gary Smith, Robert Lopez, Andrew Cannon, Shawn Hale, Tom Geilfuss and Ki Realer.
Ergophobia: An intense or abnormal fear of work, corporate America, cubicles, commuting, and living a lifestyle marked by lack of originality or distinction. In an effort to chase their dream, friends Rob Sickel & Pete DiSpirito launched Ergophobia in 2005 to design innovative surf and skate apparel and accessories for men and women sans corporate bureaucracy. Based in New Jersey with a satellite office and main warehouse in southern California, Ergophobia creates a range of high quality denim, boardshorts, fleece, wovens, tees, and accessories. For more information or to view the current line of products visit www.ergophobia.com.
About "The Daily Habit"
“The Daily Habit” is FUEL TV's first original daily series, telecast weeknights at 9:00pm ET (6:00pm PT) while re-airing later in the evening at 12:00am ET (9:00pm PT), and the following weekday at 2:30pm ET (11:30am PT) and 5:30pm ET (2:30 pm PT). "The Daily Habit" encompasses the world of the action sports enthusiast, mixing the best in pop culture with today's top action sports personalities, cutting-edge music, product reviews, and comedy.