Morristown, NJ (June 4, 2015) – DerpyCon is thrilled to welcome Operation Hammond to serve as our first aid team during DerpyCon 2015.

Operation Hammond is a non profit organization of like-minded individuals within the anime, sci-fi, fantasy and pop culture convention community dedicated to bringing awareness of first aid, emergency preparedness and training to people who attend and staff anime, sci-fi, fantasy and pop culture conventions. The diversity and social dimensions of this social scene are unique. They are nerds helping nerds in times of need.

Operation Hammond offers a range of services and training for pop culture conventions, events and associated organizations. We are experts in the unique needs of the pop culture/nerd community. Their aim is to work alongside event staff in order to seamlessly integrate our services. Most of their members are fans themselves or have a deep love of pop culture and enjoy helping out conventions and events. None of their members are financially compensated for their work or time. Each of their members volunteer their time and skills for the betterment of the fan community.

For more information and news about Operation Hammond, visit their website at

ABOUT DERPYCON: Serving as a multi-genre pop culture convention in northern New Jersey, DerpyCon celebrates the culture of animation, fantasy, and gaming. DerpyCon is presented by Vidgle and Jenthony Enterprises, Inc. DerpyCon 2015 will be held December 4-6, 2015 at the Hyatt Morristown at Headquarters Plaza in Morristown, NJ. For more information and news about DerpyCon 2015, go to