August 29, 2008
becomes the official, trade- marked name for this revolutionary, state-of-the-art
product that will significantly improve ball control and finger protection,
which will positively impact scoring potential!
October 7, 2008
49 months since initiating the patent process, the USPTO finally grants a
Utility Patent on the GRIIPS™ GLOVE.
meticulous 12-month search concludes in hand-picking a solid business team and
support structure, including a superbly, seasoned Board of Directors and Board
of Advisors, possessing a combined total of over 200 years of executive level
business expertise in and outside the bowling industry!
May 11, 2009
An additional Utility Patent is filed with the United States Patent & Trademark
Office on the
May 30, 2009
officially formed, realizing “The Vision” of 2002!
June 16, 2009
12 months since
submitting a second patent application, the USPTO grants a Design Patent on the
7 years since "The Vision" the
relocates to its new headquarters! This is a welcome change from the 14' x 14' "sweatshop"
space, which also served as the living room, dining room, playroom, work room,
and bedroom for a family (i.e. "staff") of four ("designer", "tester" and two
little designer/testers-in training).