John Sullivan (right), vice president of sales at ADI, hands over the keys to a brand new Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang (left), vice president of operations at SafeGuard Security and Communications.
Melville, N.Y., March 26, 2009 – ADI announced today Ben L. Wilson, vice president of operations at SafeGuard Security and Communications in Scottsdale, Ariz., has won a brand new Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang. Wilson was the lucky recipient out of over 9,000 customer entrants received during the past year through ADI’s customer appreciation sweepstakes.
For the past seven years, ADI has run a customer appreciation sweepstakes with a high performance vehicle grand prize to demonstrate its gratitude and appreciation to customers. Entries are collected at all U.S. ADI Expos, and industry tradeshows including ISC West, ISC East, InfoComm, CEDIA EXPO, and EHX.
“At ADI, our customers are extremely important to us and in today’s environment, it is even more meaningful to continue to demonstrate our appreciation,” said John Sullivan, vice president of sales at ADI. “We are really excited for Ben, and are pleased to award him a new high performance sports car.”
Ben has been in the security industry for more than 26 years, and a customer of ADI since 1985. Ben and his team regularly visit the local ADI branch in South Phoenix, Ariz.
“I can’t believe this is really happening. This is excellent news,” said Ben as he was informed that he won. “ADI has been just wonderful to me and my team, and I really appreciate all they have done for us. I look forward to working with them for more years to come.”
ADI provides and sponsors events and activities throughout the year to express gratitude to its customers. ADI events include Expo training seminars, trade show events, branch Customer Appreciation Days, vendor product demos, training classes and more.
In past years’, ADI has run sweepstakes programs and awarded luxury vehicles including the BMW 335i Coupe and the Porsche Boxster to winning dealers across the country. Customers can check out this year’s coveted vehicle up close, a Chevy Corvette Coupe, at several 2009 industry trade shows and may enter to win by completing entry forms at their local ADI Expo, or by visiting ADI’s booth at ISC West, ISC East, EHX, CEDIA EXPO and InfoComm.