Deckers Outdoor Corporation Brands Receive BizRate Award

Teva® and UGG® Australia, two brands under Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQGS: DECK), have each received BizRate’s Circle of Excellence Platinum Awards.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.--Teva® and UGG® Australia, two brands under Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQGS: DECK), have each received BizRate's Circle of Excellence Platinum Awards. The two brands join an elite group of e-commerce websites and represent two of only four footwear retailers to receive the award.

The Circle of Excellence Award was created by BizRate to recognize the online retailers with top customer satisfaction ratings according to millions of customer surveys. The honor was awarded to retailers who achieved consistently outstanding ratings in the following areas: Ease of Site Use, On-Time Delivery, Overall Satisfaction, Customer Support, Product Met Expectations and Likely to Shop Again. The winners list is comprised of 81 online stores and can be seen at

“It is really an honor that the efforts from our Flagstaff office are nationally recognized with such rigid criteria. We are especially proud that it is awarded based on the voices of our actual customers,” says John Kalinich, VP Consumer Direct Division based in Flagstaff, AZ.

Deckers Flagstaff-based office handles the e-commerce services for Deckers Outdoor Corporation including web design, internet marketing, returns processing, and a full service call center.

Both and are second-time winners of the award for 2007 and 2008.

Deckers Outdoor Corporation strives to be a premier lifestyle marketer that builds niche brands into global market leaders by designing and marketing innovative, functional and fashion-oriented footwear developed for both high performance outdoor activities and everyday casual lifestyle use. Teva®, Simple® Shoes, UGG® Australia, TSUBO®, and Deckers® Brand are registered trademarks of Deckers Outdoor Corporation.