Izatt International today announced the presentation of a check from iRivalz in the amount of $1000 to BYU for their athletic scholarship fund.
The check presentation represents the outcome of the Deseret Duel rivalry week fan contest featured on iRivalz.com between University of Utah and Brigham Young University in which fans voted for their favorite team, either from the iRivalz website at www.iRivalz.com or from their iPhone. iRivalz tallied fan votes and featured good-natured banter on a smackboard leading up to the traditional end-of-season contest . As of game time, iRivalz tallied a fan vote total of 546,378 votes for BYU and 211,982 votes for Utah.
On Friday, December 5th, Jason Izatt, President of Izatt International, presented a $1,000 check to David Almodova, BYU Director of Marketing, and Casey Stauffer, Associate General Manager for the BYU ISP Sports Network. “Brigham Young Athletics is grateful to Izatt International and iRivalz for their support of the Deseret Duel rivalry between BYU and the University of Utah. We are pleased to accept the donation from Izatt to the BYU athletic scholarship fund and express thanks to BYU fans for supporting the Las Vegas Bowl-bound Cougars,” stated Mr. Stauffer.
According to Izatt International President, Jason Izatt, “The Deseret Duel is the first in a series of planned fan contests featuring Mountain West Conference matchups. With such an enthusiastic and overwhelming response from BYU and Utah fans in the debut of the iRivalz contest, we are working to expand iRivalz.com to feature other high-profile rivalry contests.”
About Izatt International
Izatt International develops and delivers best-in-class education, business utility and entertainment applications for smartphone computing platforms. Our current line of applications is designed for the iPhone and iPod Touch. In addition to developing our own line of original applications, we partner with organizations interested in extending their solutions to a smartphone platform. For more information on Izatt smartphone applications and services, please contact us at 801.372.6031 , email us or visit us online at www.izatt.com.
Jason Izatt, President/CEO
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