Crucial.com Announces Search For The Next Official Unofficial Office Computer Go-To Superstar

Win $5,000 and a Technology Upgrade Gift Certificate for the Office by Nominating That Everyday Office Worker Who Selflessly Protects Colleagues From Computer Chaos

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Boise, Idaho, February 19, 2013 � Celebrating the unsung everyday office heroes who, without formal training, added salary, or title, continually defy the bounds of their normal job duties to rescue colleagues that have fallen victim to everyday office computer chaos, Crucial.com is asking the public to honor their own office computer superstar by nominating them at www.CrucialSuperstar.com for a chance to win $5,000 cash, a $5,000 BestBuy.com gift certificate for the office in addition to the title of America's Official Unofficial Office Computer Go-To Superstar.

Saluting those who go above and beyond to protect their coworkers from unrelenting blue screens of death, spinning beach balls and hourglasses, vanishing computer files, system crashes, and other office computer-induced crises, nominations are being accepted at www.CrucialSuperstar.com through April 15th. Nominees have a chance to win $5,000 of their own as well as an additional $5,000 technology upgrade through BestBuy.com for the winning office. To nominate a superstar, just complete the online nomination form and upload any supporting photos/videos to help make the case for why a co-worker or colleague is deserving of the title.

All nominee submissions will be reviewed by Crucial.com judges and the nominee with the most compelling story will be awarded. Winners will be announced on May 1, 2013, a day that serves as a "May Day" for computers, but is also officially unofficially deemed as Official Unofficial Office Computer Go-To Superstar Day.  Visit www.CrucialSuperstar.com for official rules and entry details.  Open to US residents only, no purchase necessary.

"When a file goes missing, they are there. When a computer screen goes blue, they are there.  When a co-worker is unable to print, they are there. When email is down, the internet is slow, or a computer freezes up, it is these self-trained individuals that are called upon by their colleagues when an official IT person is not available," said Roddy Mclean, Crucial.com director of marketing. "They may be the person sitting next to you, the person working in the department downstairs, or the one sorting the mail, but regardless of their official duties, when it comes to taking on the office computer problems, these superstars are deserving of the title, Official Unofficial Office Computer Go-To Superstar."

In addition to nominating a colleague for the title of Official Unofficial Office Computer Go-To Superstar, visitors to www.CrucialSuperstar.com will also find downloadable ringtones, sharable badges, images and memes, honorary certificates, video outtakes and more.

About Crucial.com
Crucial.com is a leading online retailer specializing in computer memory (RAM) and solid state drives (SSD), and is operated by a subsidiary of Micron Technology, Inc., one of the world's leading manufacturers of computer memory products. Crucial.com offers more than 250,000 compatible products for nearly every computer system: home and business, old and new, PC and Mac® computers. Utilizing a suite of easy-to-use, free online tools, including the Crucial® System Scanner and the Crucial Memory Advisor™ tool, crucial.com makes it easy to find a compatible upgrade to improve computer performance and restore system reliability. For more information, visit www.crucial.com.

About Micron
Micron Technology, Inc. is one of the world's leading providers of advanced semiconductor solutions. Through its worldwide operations, Micron manufactures and markets a full range of DRAM, NAND and NOR flash memory, as well as other innovative memory technologies, packaging solutions and semiconductor systems for use in leading-edge computing, consumer, networking, embedded and mobile products. Micron's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the MU symbol. To learn more about Micron Technology, Inc., visit www.micron.com.

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