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GIE+EXPO announces NASCAR giveaway winner

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Deb and Doug Nord attended the NASCAR Sprint Cup.

| July 16, 2012

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The winners of the GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo) NASCAR Sprint Cup giveaway were Deb and Doug Nord, dealers from Nord Outdoor Power in Bloomington, Ill. The NASCAR Sprint Cup was held June 30, in Ft. Mitchell, Ky.

The NASCAR Sprint Cup tickets were one of the early-bird prizes given to a randomly chosen individual who registered early for GIE+EXPO using the online dashboard. Deb and Doug Nord were excited to be chosen as it was their first time attending a NASCAR race. “We had a great time and really enjoyed the hospitality. GIE+EXPO really did a wonderful job of providing everything we needed for a fun experience,” said Deb.

The Nords have attended GIE+EXPO for three years and said they always enjoy being in Louisville for the show.

“We have a great time going around and meeting with our current suppliers while checking out potential new suppliers for our business,” Doug said. “Many times we find new products displayed from companies that we were not aware of prior to attending the show.”

In other news, this year at GIE+EXPO, The Galt House in downtown Louisville is the official headquarters hotel for dealers at GIE+EXPO Oct. 24-26. Designating a headquarters allows dealers to convene with peers and network after show hours. The Galt House will also provide daily shuttle service to the Kentucky Exposition Center.

Register for GIE+EXPO, learn about the new Dealer Day preview on Oct. 24 and make hotel reservations at www.gie-expo.com. An early-bird registration fee of $10 is being offered until Sept. 9. After that, pre-registration will be $25. The onsite registration fee will be $50.

One dealer or distributor who registers online will win a $2,000 travel package to the show, including a $500 gift card for expenses, a luxury hotel suite for three nights in The Galt House, $100 in gift cards for local restaurants, $50 for souvenirs at the Visitor Information Center and VIP seating at the GIE+EXPO concerts.

And, GIE+EXPO’s Refer-a-Friend program will award an Apple iPad to one winner. To enter, register online and then send an online invitation to a friend. When that person registers you will be eligible for the iPad drawing.
Information about the show can be obtained on www.gie-expo.com, Facebook at www.facebook.com/gieexpo and by contacting Sellers Expositions at 800-558-8767, 812-949-9200 or info@gie-expo.com. Potential attendees and exhibitors who “Like” GIE+EXPO on Facebook will also be entered to win $1,000!
 

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