For Immediate Release
August 14, 2014
Local Contact: Amanda Barchilon
Arizona State Credit Union
Arizona State Credit Union to Attempt GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® Record
The Credit Union to attempt record on Arizona State University Tempe Campus
PHOENIX, Ariz. –Arizona State Credit Union will attempt to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS® record for “Most False Mustaches Worn in One Place at One Time” on Arizona State University’s Tempe campus. All community members are welcome to attend, and there is no age limit for those who can participate.
The record attempt event, called Stache-a-Palooza, will take place on August 28, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on ASU’s Sun Devil Fitness Complex Fields (SDFC) on the Tempe campus, and will include prize giveaways and live music. The current record to beat is 2,268 people, and mustaches will be provided to all participants. Community members are encouraged to use the Light Rail to attend the event, and are welcome to take advantage of Valley Metro’s Park-and-Ride service if traveling from other parts of the valley.
“We are very excited to attempt this record, and to increase awareness about the Credit Union in the Tempe community,” said David E. Doss, CEO/President of Arizona State Credit Union. “We value our cooperative relationship with ASU, and are looking forward to working with them to break this record.”
If the record is broken, all participants will have the option to purchase a certificate acknowledging the successful record attempt, and will have the opportunity to submit photos and videos to the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS organization® that could potentially be used to publicize the event.
For more information about the record attempt or for event details, visit us online at azstcu.org/ASUstache.
About Arizona State Credit Union
Arizona State Credit Union is a $1.6 billion full-service, not-for-profit local financial cooperative with a statewide branch network serving the people of Arizona. More than 133,000 Arizonans turn to Arizona State Credit Union for the organization’s commitment to meeting members needs with enhanced services and community outreach programs. Arizona State Credit Union has grown dramatically since its founding in 1951, providing a full line of financial products and services at 21 locations across the state. Over 60 years of excellence and outstanding customer service have helped the Credit Union become an eight-time winner of Arizona Business Magazine’s Ranking Arizona and a six-time recipient of the Peter Barron Stark & Associates Award for Workplace Excellence™. Arizona State Credit Union is headquartered in Phoenix and welcomes membership from businesses and individuals throughout the state. Reach us at 800.671.1098 or visit us at azstcu.org.