Husqvarna Announces Landscaper Sweepstakes Winner
The grand prize winner of the Husqvarna “Feel The Power” Landscaper Sweepstakes recently was announced at the 2003 Green Industry Expo in St. Louis, Mo. Jeff LaValley, owner of LA Sprinklers in Centerburg, Ohio, was randomly selected from more than 16,000 sweepstakes entries as the recipient of a landscaper truck fully loaded with the latest Husqvarna outdoor power equipment and valued at more than $40,000.
The 2004 Isuzu NQR truck features a three-passenger cab, gas powered V8 engine, dual rear wheels and a landscaper body manufactured by Superior. The Husqvarna products included with the truck are the ZTH6127 Zero Turn Mower, WH4817ETS Hydro Walk-Behind Mower, 155 BT Backpack Blower, 326LX Trimmer, 326HS75 Hedge Trimmer, 326EX Edger and 346XP Chain Saw.
LA Sprinklers provides irrigation services as well as landscape maintenance and mowing services. LaValley has worked in the landscape business for more than 15 years and has owned LA Sprinklers for the past three years.
In addition to the grand prize announcement, the sweepstake’s second prize was awarded to Covington, La., landscaper Harold Catha, who will receive a trip for two to the 2004 Charlotte NASCAR race, including suite tickets, airfare and lodging. The third prize winner, Martin Penas of Pompano Beach, Fla., received a certificate for two to the Kings Experience at the Richard Petty Driving Experience.