PRLog - Nov. 16, 2011 - COCOA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 2011) – Sun Bum, the new premium sun care company based out of Cocoa Beach, Fla., is stoked to announce it has been nominated for an award at the prestigious Surf Industry Manufacturers Association (SIMA) Image Awards. Honoring the best of the surf industry from 2011, the SIMA Image Awards is the only awards program that gives SIMA members and surf specialty retailers the opportunity to recognize fellow leaders in the business for their outstanding contributions to the sport and lifestyle we love.
Sun Bum has been nominated for Accessory Product of the Year alongside industry moguls Skullcandy, Electric Visual, Nixon and Volcom. Products were nominated that featured the most exciting innovation, design or appeal.
"We're surprised and humbled that our new little sunscreen company is being recognized next to companies we’ve admired for so long," said Tom Rinks, company President. "It means a lot to us."
The goal of the SIMA Image Awards is to identify the surf industry’s most influential companies and recognize them for their efforts to advance and grow the industry over the past year. Winners will be announced at the SIMA Image Awards ceremony on Feb. 9, 2012 at The Grove in Anaheim, Calif. For more information on the SIMA Image Awards and to see all of the nominations, check out www.simaimageawards.com.
About Sun Bum
Sun Bum is a new premium sun care company based out of Cocoa Beach, Fla. The company only creates products with an SPF of 15+ or higher to protect us from the sun’s damaging rays.
Sun Bum sunscreens are tested, approved and recommended by the FDA and The Skin Cancer Foundation (SCF). The SCF does not approve or lend its seal of approval to products that do not meet their very stringent standards.
To find a shop that sells Sun Bum near you or to purchase online, visit www.trustthebum.com.
All Sun Bum sun care products are made, tested, and filled in the beautiful sunshine state of Florida.
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