PDC Hosts 8th Annual Brady Walk for Community to Raise Funds for Local Charities in Southern California

Proceeds will be Donated to Michael Hoefflin Foundation and Speak Out Against Bullying

VALENCIA, Calif., June 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PDC, a global leader of innovative identification solutions, will host the 8th Annual “Brady Walk for Community” on June 28, 2018 at its Valencia, California location. The “Brady Walk for Community” is a yearly employee charity event held by the Brady Corporation, PDC’s parent company, which raises money for charities and gathers food donations for local food banks.

PDC employees will walk up to five laps to raise money, and Brady Corporation will donate ten dollars per lap walked. All monetary donations will be equally split among two local, non-profit organizations selected by PDC employees: Michael Hoefflin Foundation and Speak Out Against Bullying. A food drive will benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry. More than 130 employees are expected to participate in the charity event.

“Through the ‘Brady Walk for Community,’ PDC wants to support the Michael Hoefflin Foundation, Speak Out Against Bullying, and SCV Food Pantry so they can continue the amazing work they do to bring hope and help to families. We’re proud of being a part of the Brady Corporation, which is committed to giving back to the communities where its businesses operate,” said Scott Vuchetich, President of PDC.

Local businesses have also joined in with additional sponsorship support for the event, including: Walmart, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Rattler’s, Stonefire, In N’ Out, Chick-Fil-A, Old Town Newhall Ice, J&Y Silkscreen Inc., and FedEx Office.

About PDC

With over 60 years of experience, PDC connects people, products, and technology worldwide through innovative identification systems for the safe and efficient management of patients and procedures. The company serves the healthcare, leisure & entertainment, law enforcement, and animal identification industries.  

PDC is a global leader and pacesetter in the development of identification wristbands, specialty labels, and medical imaging solutions. An originator of innovative technologies, the company introduced the first single-piece patient wristband, first bar code wristband system, first thermal printer wristband, first Smart Band® RFID wristband system, and the award-winning PDC Smart® Kiosk, among many other innovations.

PDC products are used in leading hospitals worldwide and comprise a comprehensive range of solutions that provide positive ID and positive clinical outcomes, while meeting important guidelines of The Joint Commission, World Healthcare Organization, FDA, AHA, and HIPAA. Complying with ISO 9001 standards, PDC Healthcare follows a systematic, world-standard approach to ensure superior product design, manufacturing, and customer support services. For more information, visit www.pdcorp.com or www.pdchealthcare.com.

Since its launch in 2000, PDC’s Smart Band® RFID wristband system has been used by leading amusement parks, water parks, resorts, and music festivals to deliver unique and convenient applications that help redefine the guest experience, while reaping bottom line benefits to the companies who use them. Applications include: cashless point-of-sale; cashless arcade and vending; social media integration; keyless hotel and locker access; electronic access control; photo management systems; and customer loyalty programs. Additional PDC RFID solutions include PDC Smart® Cards, key fobs, lanyards and parking passes. For more information, visit www.pdcsolutions.com.

On Dec. 28, 2012, PDC was acquired by Brady Corporation, a world leader in identification and safety solutions for premises, products and people.

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