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SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting Unveils Comprehensive Facebook Page
Jun 27, 2012 (05:06 PM EDT)


Kicks Off Launch with a Promotion for Automotive Enthusiasts

HILLSBORO, N.H., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting is now officially on Facebook sharing the latest in automotive lighting technology, trends and products at facebook.com/SylvaniaAutomotive.  

"We invite do-it-yourselfers and everyday motorists as well as our retail customers, distributors and professional technicians to use the page as an opportunity to learn more about us and our lighting products, and to engage in an open dialogue with us," said Joe Verbanic, Marketing Manager for SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting. "We are excited to be in this space and to offer our fans a forum for communicating with each other and our team. We have so much information to share, and we are eager to see the type of feedback we get from the community." 

The company's page showcases the hottest and most advanced automotive lighting products, trends, videos and more. The platform will be used to share on-the-scene updates while SYLVANIA team members are at key industry and automotive events such as the upcoming SYLVANIA 300 NASCAR race, Hot Import Nights (HIN) and the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo, as well as provide technical tips and advice on headlight bulb selection and proper headlight maintenance.

In addition, through a special tab located on the page, SYLVANIA plans to offer a number of giveaways. The first one just launched and gives fans an opportunity to win tickets to the Los Angeles Hot Import Nights show, scheduled for July 7. The contest runs through midnight on July 4, and winners will be announced on July 5. Hot Import Nights is one of the nation's largest and most prestigious showcases of aftermarket vehicle accessories and modifications for import, sport compact and exotic car enthusiasts. 

As the exclusive automotive lighting sponsor for the 2012 HIN season, SYLVANIA Automotive is planning additional giveaways around events in Buffalo, San Mateo, Miami, Ft. Worth, Seattle and Houston – which will all be hosted on the Facebook page. In addition, the company will be doing a special giveaway surrounding the SYLVANIA 300 race in September.  

More information about SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting products can be found online at www.sylvania.com/auto or by visiting their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/sylvaniaautomotive.

About OSRAM SYLVANIA Automotive Lighting

OSRAM SYLVANIA, together with OSRAM AG, is the world leader in automotive lighting for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the aftermarket. The company's global automotive lighting division has its principal North American operations in Hillsboro, N.H., with nearly 600 employees. In addition to TS 16949, this facility has also achieved ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications. Automotive Lighting designs, develops, manufactures and markets state-of-the-art automotive light sources, including auxiliary, advanced halogen, LED and high-intensity discharge lighting for interior, exterior and forward lighting applications. More than 400 lamp types are produced for cars, trucks, and electronics in facilities throughout the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Automotive applications for OEMs are marketed under the OSRAM brand while products for the aftermarket are sold under the SYLVANIA brand.

About OSRAM SYLVANIA

OSRAM SYLVANIA is a leader in lighting solutions and services, specializing in innovative design and energy saving technology. The company sells products for homes, businesses and vehicles primarily under the SYLVANIA brand name, and also under the OSRAM brand. Headquartered in Danvers, Mass., OSRAM SYLVANIA is the North American operation of OSRAM AG, a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG. For more information, visit www.sylvania.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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