Wednesday, May 22, 2013
LifeProof Acquired By Otterbox
San Diego-based electronics protective case and accessory maker LifeProof (TreeFrog Development Inc.) has been acquired by protective case maker Otterbox, the two companies announced late Wednesday. Financial terms of the buy were not announced by the companies. According to the two companies, OtterBox will incorporate LifeProof's brand into OtterBox's family of products, and will also add the approximately 250 employees of LifeProof to the company. OtterBox said that LifeProof's employes will remain in their San Diego location. LifeProof was founded in 2009.