Akadema Featured on YES Network

Akadema gloves featured on YES Network show Yankees on Deck. Show will air Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 7:00 PM EST and show how Akadema's USA Patriot Series gloves are made.


Yankees on Deck to Feature Akadema Gloves

Hawthorne, NJ - May 17, 2010 - The Yankees Entertainment and Sports (YES) Network's show, Yankees on Deck, will feature a segment on Akadema glove creation. The youth-oriented show will air Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 7:00 PM EST. Akadema USA Patriot Series gloves are made in Hawthorne, New Jersey and Yankees on Deck will document the glove making process from start to finish. In addition, each part used to make a glove will be explained for young fans to gain an understanding of the procedure. The finished product, a USA 102 glove, will be presented to the YES Network. "Akadema is pleased to see the top ranked regional sports network featuring companies that are dedicated to American manufacturing," said Lawrence Gilligan, Akadema President. Yankees on Deck returns to Akadema Headquarters in June to feature Akadema wood bats.

About Akadema: Akadema is the world's most exciting baseball and softball equipment company. In its short history Akadema has become the hottest baseball and softball equipment company for professional, college, high school and serious youth players. Akadema attributes their increase in market share to their innovative quality professional product line, which is contrast to mass production products that have little to do with quality or feel. Akadema has long stood for high quality and performance and wants you to Bring Your "A" Game. Akadema comes highly endorsed by MLB players like: Manny Ramirez, Shane Victorino, Cameron Maybin, Ross Ohlendorf, Vin Mazzaro, Brad Ziegler, Craig Breslow, David Murphy, Brandon McCarthy, Derek Holland, Jose Guillen and many others as well as Senior Advisors and MLB Hall of Famers Gary Carter and Carl Yastrzemski.

Dave Terranella, Marketing Manager
Akadema Inc.
140 5th Avenue
Hawthorne, NJ 07506
Phone: 973-304-1470
Fax: 973-636-6375