St. George, UT, May 30, 2017 - Squatty Potty, the designers and creators of Squatty Potty® toilet stools and Unicorn Gold® bathroom products, is a small family business based in Saint George, Utah that has become a national sensation. Featured on Shark Tank and well-known for it’s hilarious, viral social media-driven ad campaigns, the company has sold more than 4 million products in the U.S. to date.
Squatty Potty recently enlisted celebrity comedian Kathy Griffin to star in a new ad campaign for the company, and in response to today’s events, CEO Bobby Edwards has issued the following statement:
“We were shocked and disappointed to learn about the image Ms. Griffin shared today, it was deeply inappropriate and runs contrary to the core values our company stands for. In response, Squatty Potty has suspended its ad campaign featuring Ms. Griffin. We have acted swiftly and decisively to demonstrate our commitment to a culture of decency, civility, and tolerance.”