Tom Johnson Camping Center Awards Lucky Customer with New RV

RV is Grand Prize in Annual Giveaway

Sep 12, 2011, 11:03 ET from Tom Johnson Camping Center

MARION, N.C., Sept. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, September 10, 2011, Tom Johnson Camping Center, in conjunction with Forest River Inc., awarded one lucky customer with a new RV.  The RV giveaway is one of the highlights during the complimentary annual customer appreciation BBQ.  

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During this year's 31st Annual Customer Appreciation BBQ Tom Johnson Camping Center awarded a lucky winner with a brand new Forest River Flagstaff 176 model folding trailer.  Runner-up contestants were awarded flat screen televisions.  The annual giveaway caps off the four day/three night complimentary customer appreciation BBQ which features nightly live bands, seminars on RV travel and maintenance and activities for kids and adults.  

"We are fortunate to have loyal and supportive customers and the Annual Customer Appreciation BBQ is one of the ways we like to say thanks from Tom Johnson Camping Center," said Gary Stroud, Vice President.   "The BBQ is a unique event we hold at our Rally Park that allows us to connect with our customers, show our appreciation to them and ensure we are meeting their needs and desires."

Tom Johnson Camping Center received an award during the ceremony from Forest River Inc. for surpassing sales of over 2,000 Flagstaff brand RVs.   Forest River Inc., one of the nation's premier manufacturers of RVs, was a key partner in the contest.  Tom Johnson Camping Center has been holding the Annual Customer Appreciation BBQ for 31 years and this is the 3rd consecutive year that they have awarded a contestant with a new RV.  

"Each year has seen the RV being awarded to a very deserving person and it is gratifying to be able to spread joy and expand on our RV family," stated Stroud.  "The RV lifestyle is still the most affordable way to travel and a free RV makes it even more affordable."

Founded in 1967, Tom Johnson Camping Center, conveniently located in Concord and Marion, North Carolina, is the inaugural recipient of the Dave Altman Number One RV Dealer Award. A Blue Ribbon award-winning dealership, Tom Johnson Camping Center is among the top-ten recreational vehicle dealerships nationwide. With expertise in sales, service, parts and rentals, Tom Johnson Camping Center offers a comprehensive selection of motorhomes, fifth wheels, travel trailers and fold downs.

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