Ed Viesturs to Appear at Eddie Bauer’s Michigan Avenue Store


Bellevue, Wash. – April 30, 2013 – Eddie Bauer LLC is pleased to host the special event, A Night with Ed Viesturs, this Wednesday, May 1 at the Michigan Avenue Eddie Bauer store in Chicago. The event will run from 5 p.m. to 7p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The first American to have climbed all 14 of the world’s highest peaks, Viesturs will present highlights from his career including a personal slideshow followed by an autograph signing. Also during the event, visitors will be able to enter for a chance to win the trip of a lifetime to one of the following places: Nepal, Morocco, Machu Picchu, Alaska or Dolomites. The sweepstakes will run May 1 – 5 across all Eddie Bauer stores in the US and Canada.

Who: Eddie Bauer Guide and American Climbing Legend, Ed Viesturs

What: A Night with Ed Viesturs

When: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: Eddie Bauer store on Michigan Avenue, Chicago

About Eddie Bauer

Established in 1920 in Seattle, Eddie Bauer is a specialty retailer that sells sportswear, outerwear, gear and accessories for the active outdoor lifestyle. The Eddie Bauer brand is a nationally recognized brand that stands for high quality, innovation, style and customer service. Eddie Bauer products are available at approximately 400 stores throughout the United States, Canada, and Japan through catalog sales and online at www.eddiebauer.com. Eddie Bauer is proud to be named a J.D. Power 2011 Customer Service Champion.