Legendary NFL coach leads team of Grasshopper fans at GIE+EXPO 2010
Oct 26, 2010
MOUNDRIDGE, Kan. Three men and a giant insect who know their way around turf will add excitement to the Grasshopper Indoor Booth #9130 at GIE+EXPO, October 28-30, in Louisville, Ky.
Appearing will be Grasshopper enthusiasts:
Sam Wyche, NFL coaching legend, who has tackled his lawn with a Grasshopper for more than a decade.
Hollis Malone, manager of horticulture and pest control for the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, who credits Grasshopper for playing a key role in Opryland flood recovery efforts.
Chris Shipp, owner of Shipp Shape Lawn Service, has used Grasshopper MaxTorque diesel units exclusively for nearly 15 years.
G-Mow, the Grasshopper mascot, who will pose for photos with attendees.
Attendees who test-drive a Grasshopper mower will be registered to win one of five Gaylord Opryland getaways. Each winner will receive a 3-day/2-night hotel stay, 2 tickets to the Grand Old Opry, a VIP backstage tour, and a $200 hotel gift card.
About Grasshopper A family-owned business with nearly 55 years of manufacturing experience, The Grasshopper Company has specialized in manufacturing True ZeroTurn riding rotary mowers since 1969. For 40 years, Grasshopper has studied the needs of government entities, turf care professionals and equipment owners across the nation and around the world. Grasshopper products are available through a worldwide network of knowledgeable, independent dealers offering sales, parts and service to turf care professionals, business and government entities, and discerning individuals.