Logitek Factory Closed, No Power or Phones
Company handling queries via usual emails
Update on Aug. 30, Logitek’s operations in Houston have returned to normal.
said its factory in Houston appears undamaged from Hurricane Harvey and its
lingering effects. But the facility is closed today, with no power or
main phone lines, and may remain so for awhile.
“Because of the catastrophic flooding that Houston
is currently experiencing, the electric utility cannot estimate how long it
will take for crews to restore power,” the company states on its website. Because
of the outage, the main office number and support toll free number are
The company manufactures
networked audio consoles. It has a lifelong relationship with the city of
Houston, having been founded in 1979 by Tag Borland and Scott Hochberg after
they helped build Rice University’s radio station KTRU and then decided to go into
business together. Hochberg later moved into politics; Borland runs the company
today. It is located to the west and south of the city center.
Elaine Jones said, “Everyone at Logitek has been accounted for and they are
safe and sound. They’ll be working from home until power is restored, and can
be reached via their regular email addresses. An emergency support number has
been established at John Davis’ home and can be accessed via Logitek’s Facebook
page” or on the company website.
Logitek’s sales office in Philadelphia is unaffected.
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