Emmanuel Ogbah wearing the Lucyd Lyte Voyager XXL style smart eyewear. Image courtesy of Innovative Eyewear, Inc.

MIAMI—Innovative Eyewear, Inc. (NASDAQ: LUCY; LUCYW), the developer of ChatGPT smart eyewear under the Lucyd, Nautica, Eddie Bauer and Reebok brands, has announced the signing of Emmanuel Ogbah as an official brand ambassador. Ogbah is a Nigerian professional football defensive end for the Miami Dolphins. He played college football at Oklahoma State and was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Lucyd eyewear's open-ear audio interface makes it a perfect companion for outdoor sports, by enabling the user to enjoy music while helping to maintain situational awareness and protecting their eyes from the sun in one convenient product, according to the company.

Additionally, the company's Lucyd app for iOS and Android incorporates on-the-go access to ChatGPT.

Harrison Gross, CEO of Innovative Eyewear, said, "As a Miami-native brand, I am thrilled to partner with one of our local all-stars. Mr. Ogbah's positive and energetic persona is a welcome addition to our team, and well-suited to promoting our fun and functional smart eyewear. Although our slogan has always been Upgrade Your Eyewear, we brand all of our products as Imagined in Miami, because we are so proud of the global design and innovation hub that our hometown is becoming. We look forward to working with more pillars of our local community like Mr. Ogbah."

Ogbah added, "I'm excited to join the Innovative Eyewear family. They've done an incredible job developing some of the best technology and combining it with a fashion angle that I'm extremely passionate about."