Industry Winners Get Good Directions and Witness Emmy’s
Pioneer Balloon Navigates Expo
Wichita, Kansas-based Pioneer Balloon announced its 2008 PPAI Las Vegas Expo drawing winners. The winners of the daily drawings were David Fields, of Barker Specialty in Celebration, Fla; Jennifer Chase of Signet in Memphis, Tenn.; and Drew Davis of Specialty Incentives in Denver, Colo. One name was drawn each day of the Expo in Jan., to win a Garmin Navigator.
Founded in 1917, Pioneer Balloon Company is a leading manufacturer of promotional products, branded as the Pioneer Line. It includes Qualatex and AdRite latex balloons, Qualatex Microfoil balloons, AdMax balls, and Ad Inflatable and Walking Ad Inflatable displays.
For more information on Pioneer Balloon, visit www.pioneerline.com or call (800) 685-4441
R.S. Owens Walks The Red Carpet
As part of a sweepstakes event at this year’s Awards and Recognition Association (ARA) show, Feb. 25 to 29, R.S. Owens, Chicago, awarded a pair of tickets and an expenses-paid package to Kevin Jurek, CRM of Norman Perry Trophies & Engraving, based in South Bend, Ind. Jurek was the lucky winner of a drawing that was held at the end of the show’s second day. The complete award package included a pair of tickets to the 2008 Primetime Emmy Awards, round-trip airfare fare for two, two-night hotel accommodations, dinner for two and a limousine ride to the award presentation.
“This was such an exciting event for Owens to run at this year’s show, ” said Scott Siegel, MAS, president of R.S. Owens. “We had a chance to offer someone a once in a lifetime opportunity to walk the red carpet, and were pleased to see how many people stopped by our booth to enter. We are excited that Kevin will be able to attend this wonderful award.”
R.S. Owens & Company is celebrating 70 years of producing many of the world’s most prestigious and coveted awards. With a firm commitment to creativity, quality and craftsmanship, R.S. Owens has grown into the largest manufacturer of premier awards in the world. The Oscar, Emmy, Clio and MTV Video Music Awards highlight the expansive list of honors produced by R.S. Owens.