10/17/2014 5:00:00 AM
The 2014 Ariens and Gravely Dealer Summit was a huge success with over 250 dealerships in attendance from the United States and Canada. There were many activities planned including the introduction of the new Gravely Atlas. The Atlas is not an ordinary UTV, it is a JSV (Job Site Vehicle) designed to help the end-user get their jobs done more efficiently. The dealers were able to gain performance knowledge through the six demonstration areas set up featuring the benefits of the Atlas.
There were other product updates announced, and the dealers had an opportunity to demo the mowers and equipment for both Gravely and Ariens. Visit our Facebook page to view the pictures from the event.
Our guest speaker was Tim Larson, Vice President of Customer Experience of Polaris Industries, Inc. Tim's message provided insight into their company's dealer initiatives and was very informative as we mark the launch of the Gravely Atlas JSV.
Many Ariens and Gravely dealers were recognized for their achievements for the past year.
Here is a list of the top performer in each category:
|Principle Awards for:|
|Bill's Power Center||Brookfield, WI|
|Process||Jordan Garden Center||Midvale, UT|
|Culture||Tarwater Farm & Home||Topeka, KS|
|President's Award||Boston Lawnmower Company||Westborough, MA|
|Chairman's Award||Southland Engine Company||Lafayette, LA|
|New Dealer Award||Futch's Tractor Depot, Inc.||Hastings, FL|
|Sophomore Dealer Award||4-H Equipment||Denham Springs, LA|
|Fleet Award||Choo Choo Lawn Equipment||Plant City, FL|
|Governmental Award||Southland Engine Company||Lafayette, LA|
| Southeastern Region||Main Street Mower||Winter Garden, FL|
| Southwestern Region||Triple C Sales & Service||Conway, AR|
| Northeastern Region||YC Power & Associates||Salem, NH|
| North Central Region||L & M Supply||Grand Rapids, MN|
|West Region||Aurora Outdoor Power||Wilsonville, OR|
| Canadian||Accurate Lawn & Garden Equip.||Winnipeg, MB|
| Commercial Ride-On||Southland Engine Company||Lafayette, LA|
| Consumer Ride-On||Neil's Small Engine, Inc.||Larose, LA|
| Chore Products||Arn's Equipment||Calgary, AB|
| Snow Volume||Boston Lawnmower Company||Westborough, MA|
| Lawn & Garden Volume||Southland Engine Company||Lafayette, LA|
| Service Parts Volume||Jacks Small Engine & Generator||Jarrettsville, MD|
| Attachments/Accessories||Boston Lawnmower Company||Westborough, MA|
We are proud of all of our Gravely dealers and appreciate all they do for the success of our company.