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Husqvarna Total Source Sweepstakes Winner

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by NCSULandscaper, Nov 17, 2004.

  1. NCSULandscaper

    NCSULandscaper Banned
    Messages: 1,557

    ME!!!!!!!!!!!! :cool: :cool:

    November 16, 2004
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The grand prize winner of the Husqvarna “Total Source” Landscaper Sweepstakes was announced at the 2004 Green Industry Expo in Charlotte, N.C. Matthew Thompson, owner of Thompson’s Landscaping in Henderson, N.C., was randomly selected from more than 5,000 sweepstakes entries as the recipient of the grand prize package, a 2005 Isuzu Truck loaded with professional Husqvarna equipment, valued at more than $50,000.

    The 2005 Isuzu truck features a full landscaper body with ramp and
    tool rack. The Husqvarna products included in the truck are:

    • ZTH6127XPQL Zero Turn Mower
    • WHF4817ETS Hydro Walk-Behind Mower
    • 155BT Backpack Blower
    • 326LX Trimmer
    • 326HS75 Hedge Trimmer
    • 346XP Chain Saw
    • 326EX Edger

    Thompson’s Landscaping specializes in grounds maintenance and landscaping installation, as well as turf management and pesticide programs. Thompson is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a degree in Horticulture and has owned Thompson’s Landscaping for the past four years.

    In addition to the grand prize announcement, the sweepstake’s second prize was awarded to Keene, N.H., landscaper Robert Krauss, who will receive a trip for two to a 2005 NASCAR® race in Charlotte, including suite tickets, airfare and lodging. The third prize winner, Nathan Titcomb of Taylors, S.C., received a certificate for two to the Kings Experience at the Richard Petty Driving Experience.

    The sweepstakes process was coordinated by Strata-G Communications and Marketing Support Services (MSS) both of Cincinnati, Ohio. The winners were randomly selected from entries that were received between April 15 and October 1, 2004, from a dedicated Web site, mail-in entries and phone entries. MSS is a certified marketing fulfillment house that provides rebate and incentive services and Strata-G Communications is a fully integrated marketing communications firm.

    Husqvarna, a member of the Electrolux Group, offers forest, lawn and garden power equipment for all applications. The company markets a complete line of chain saws, clearing saws, cut-off saws, and lawn and garden products, including riding and walk-behind mowers, yard and garden tractors, tillers, edgers, brushcutters, grass trimmers, backpack and handheld blowers, snow throwers and commercial turf care equipment.
  2. NCSULandscaper

    NCSULandscaper Banned
    Messages: 1,557

    First load of freebies arrived yesterday......
  3. impactlandscaping

    impactlandscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,332

    Matt, you lucky....congrats!! I wonder if the truck will come UPS??? :D
  4. Travis Followell

    Travis Followell LawnSite Silver Member
    from KY
    Messages: 2,206

    Congratulations on the big win :cool2:

    If I had knowed they were having a give away I would have entered.
  5. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    Nice going Matt.
  6. Mo Green

    Mo Green LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,487

    Cograts on the big win you lucky s.o.b. So, since you won these things, do you have to pay taxes on them?
  7. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 4,771

    Way too cool...at least "one of the guys" won it....Congrats....again!!!
  8. Sean Adams

    Sean Adams LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,597

    Congratulations Matt!
  9. tonygreek

    tonygreek LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,830

    congrats! out of curiosity, are they aiding you with the tax hit, or is that on you?

  10. twins_lawn_care

    twins_lawn_care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 932

    That's awesome news! that's a whole boost for the company I bet. Way to go!

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