ESP/SurgeX Joins Sharp Electronics Corporation Strategic Technology Alliance Resource (STAR) Program

"Through the STAR Program, Sharp Electronics users and dealers will benefit from greater access to our suite of power protection and energy management offerings"

KNIGHTDALE, N.C., January 15, 2014 - ESP/SurgeX, a leader in energy intelligence and surge protection, is proud to announce it is now a member of the Sharp Electronics Corporation Strategic Technology Alliance Resource (STAR) Program under the Surge Protection category.

The STAR Program is a directory of third-party products and services that complement Sharp's award-winning professional display products. The directory includes company information in a categorized list, allowing consumers to view additional products or services needed from third parties to build a solution. This program offers viable recommendations and added value to ESP/SurgeX's digital display power protection.

"Through the STAR Program, Sharp Electronics users and dealers will benefit from greater access to our suite of power protection and energy management offerings," saidSteve Galloway, CEO and President of ESP/SurgeX. "We are proud to be associated with the STAR Program and Sharp's high-quality products."

ESP/SurgeX digital display products are engineered to address the specific noise interference and power protection needs of digital displays. They provide advanced protection against damaging surges, spikes, over/under voltage, EMI/RFI noise, wiring faults, and other power issues that can wreak havoc on performance.

About Sharp Electronics Corporation

Sharp Electronics Corporation is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan's Sharp Corporation. Sharp is a worldwide developer of one-of-a-kind home entertainment products, appliances, networked multifunctional office solutions, LED lighting, and mobile communication and information tools.

Sharp is the #1 selling brand in the U.S. for 60" + Large-Format Commercial Displays through B2B Sales Channels*. Sharp's professional and commercial displays are specially engineered for business applications and are offered in a wide range of sizes. From high-impact displays for digital signage, to our award-winning ultra-thin bezel video walls, to the innovative AQUOS BOARD™ interactive display systems, Sharp products help you communicate, collaborate, and disseminate information brilliantly.

*According to NPD Display Search Monthly US Sell-Through Database for Large-Format Commercial Displays Report, October 2013.

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About ESP/SurgeX

ESP/SurgeX is the leader in energy intelligence and power protection products. Our product portfolio offers a complete line of AC power solutions for surge protection, power conditioning and control of sensitive electrical and electronic equipment. Backed with over 27 patents, we specialize in developing premium solutions that never degrade. ESP/SurgeX is owned and operated by Electronic Systems Protection, Inc. Our products are manufactured in Knightdale, North Carolina. Visit or for further company and product information.

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