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Monroe father 2018 Louisiana Haggar Hall of Fame Dad

DALLAS, Texas - (6/12/2018) The Haggar Clothing Company has named a Monroe man as the 2018 Louisiana Haggar Hall of Fame Dad.

Haggar is the official provider of Hall of Fame jackets for the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Tyson is one of 52 men across the nation nominated for the honor. According to Haggar, as the Louisiana Hall of Fame Dad winner, Charles will receive $1,000 in prizes, including a Haggar wardrobe of dress and casual pants, a J.M. Haggar suit, an exclusive Haggar Hall of Fame Dad blazer and a football signed by Pro Football Hall of Famer and honorary Haggar Hall of Fame Dad Emmitt Smith.

He also has a chance to win the grand prize VIP trip to his choice of the Pro Football or Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony, where he will watch as the 2018 Hall of Fame Class dons their Hall of Fame jackets, made by Haggar, for the first time.

You can vote for Charles to win the National Haggar Hall of Fame Dad award by going to www.haggarhofdad.com

Below is the full press release from Haggar: 

Haggar Clothing Co., the Official Jacket Provider of the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, has named Charles Tyson, of Monroe, as its 2018 Louisiana Haggar Hall of Fame Dad. 

Tyson was nominated by his daughter, Charleszette Monroe, who wrote, “He is one among the many men in this world who serves as the utmost representation of love, encouragement, hard work, faith, perseverance and, of course, fun! From his co-workers, to his friends, to his family … he exemplifies nothing but love. His big hearty laugh can fill a room, and without even looking at him you know he's there! He gives the best advice to his growing girls (aka Charlie's Angels), and whenever we look for a calm, assuring, inquisitive word, he always delivers.”

Tyson is one of 52 Haggar Hall of Fame Dads™ from across the nation. Each winner will receive $1,000 in prizes, including a Haggar wardrobe of dress and casual pants, a J.M. Haggar suit, an exclusive Haggar Hall of Fame Dad blazer and a football signed by Pro Football Hall of Famer and honorary Haggar Hall of Fame Dad Emmitt Smith.

“Over the past 90 years, we have dressed millions of dads, and today, we are honored to recognize this inaugural class of Haggar Hall of Fame Dads,” said Haggar CEO Michael Stitt. “The iconic gold Pro Football Hall of Fame jackets and orange Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame jackets made by Haggar symbolize the outstanding achievement that comes from years of dedication and hard work. These dads and father figures bring that same commitment to their roles as members of the workforce, husbands, community leaders and fathers.”

One of the 52 state winners will be selected as the national Haggar Hall of Fame Dad. The national winner will receive a VIP trip of his choice to the Pro Football or Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony, where he will watch as the 2018 Hall of Fame Class dons their Hall of Fame jackets, made by Haggar, for the first time. The national winner will be selected in part by America’s votes, which can be cast through the end of June at www.haggarhofdad.com

Over the course of the contest, Haggar has committed to give away more than $1 million in Haggar clothing, including America’s No. 1-selling dress pant style1, the E-CLO™ Dress Pant, America’s No. 1-selling casual pant style2, the Premium No Iron Khaki, and America’s No. 1-selling suit jacket style3, the J.M. Haggar Classic Fit Suit Jacket. Haggar clothing can be found in national retailers, including Kohl’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, Target, Belk and online at Haggar.com. Complete contest details and rules are available at www.haggarhofdad.com

About Haggar Clothing Co.
Since its beginnings in a one-room office in Dallas in 1926, Haggar Clothing Co. has grown from a manufacturer of men's fine dress pants and slacks into one of the most recognized apparel brands in the market. For six consecutive quarters, Haggar has produced both the No. 1-selling dress pant style1, the E-CLO™ Dress Pant, and the No. 1-selling casual pant style2 in America, the Premium No Iron Khaki, in the Premium/Mid-Tier Channel. Haggar coined the term "slacks" in 1938 and has continued to lead menswear innovation and technology for over 90 years. In 2018, the brand received the inaugural REPREVE® Champions of Sustainability award for using over 130 million recycled plastic bottles in its Life Khaki, E-CLO Stria, and Premium Comfort Dress Pant lines. The brand is sold at Kohl’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, Target and Belk, as well as at Haggar Factory stores and on www.Haggar.com

 


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