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Monday, March 28th, 2011

Human Touch Partners with Icon Surfer for Social Media Contest

Best Idea on How to Improve the Surfing Experience will win a Human Touch® Massage Chair in the Corky Carroll Contest

Long Beach, CA – March 28, 2011 – Human Touch®, the U.S. market leader of innovative massage chairs, Perfect Chair® Recliners, and other wellness solutions, is coordinating a social media contest with one of their best fans – surfing icon Corky Carroll. Human Touch® will provide its state-of-the-art HT-3300 WholeBody® massage chair to one lucky winner who submits the best piece on “surfing etiquette.”

On Facebook, Corky Carroll shares his surfing adventures, wellness advice and fun-loving attitude with over 5,000 friends. He also has a column with the Orange County Register, where he talks about his Human Touch® massage chairs and how they help him loosen up before surfing and then recover after a long session in the waves.  A baby boomer, nothing slows him down, and because of his attention to wellness and daily massage, he is able to enjoy his active lifestyle.

When asked by Human Touch® what he wanted his contest on Facebook to be based on, he said: “Surfing etiquette,” to touch on the subject of how the surfing experience can be better. “It is my strong feeling that surfing is meant to be a happy and extremely fun experience and that too many surfers are forgetting that in today’s overcrowded surf zones.”

Details for the contest:

1.     Log on to Facebook, hit the “Like” button on the Human Touch page: facebook.com/HTFeelBetter

2.     Go to Massage Chair Contest Page for details and to enter to win.  This is where contestants will enter a 200 word essay about how they think the surfing experience should be improved and what it means in order for surfers to enjoy time out in the ocean.

Corky will read all entries and decide on a winner.  The contest is open now and ends at midnight April 23.  The winner will be announced in Corky’s column with the Orange County Register on Sat, May 7.

(Pictured at right) Corky at home in his Human Touch® chair!

 

About Human Touch®

In pushing the boundaries of its traditional massage chairs and wellness products through advanced proprietary technology and innovation, Human Touch® is focused on infusing health and wellness into everyday lives through high-quality, design-oriented and award-winning massage chairs, Zero-Gravity Perfect Chair® Recliners and other wellness products and solutions. Stress relief, increased range of motion, pain relief, improved circulation and increased immunity are just some of the valuable health benefits associated with regular massage therapy. Human Touch® products are available at back care specialty stores, fine furniture stores across the country, through international retailers and distributors in more than 40 countries, as well as online at www.humantouch.com.

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