Yancey Bros. Co. Event Marks Opening of CAT Rental Store

📅   Tue May 23, 2017 - Southeast Edition #11


(L-R): Manufacturer representatives came out to join Michael Whitener, and the staff of Yancey Rents, including: Mark Miller, Sullair; Tommy Clark, Makita; and Randy Silver of Husqvarna.
(L-R): Manufacturer representatives came out to join Michael Whitener, and the staff of Yancey Rents, including: Mark Miller, Sullair; Tommy Clark, Makita; and Randy Silver of Husqvarna.
(L-R): Manufacturer representatives came out to join Michael Whitener, and the staff of Yancey Rents, including: Mark Miller, Sullair; Tommy Clark, Makita; and Randy Silver of Husqvarna. A big group from McCoy Grading, Greenville, Ga., had lunch with their Yancey representative, Lee Benefield, (second from R), including (L-R, sitting) Brad Brooks, Dwayne Davis, Benefield, and Thomas Lasiter and (L-R, standing) Joe Burgans and Heath Knauer. Yancey’s Phillip Martin (R) provides a complete walk-around demo of a Cat 289D compact track loader with several attendees. (L-R): Mark Richter, manager of Yancey Rents, McDonough, Ga., discusses the products available for rent at the Cat Rental Store with Sam Phillips and Ray Jones of Tree Works, McDonough, Ga (L-R): Andrew McBain and Jason Tablada, Yancey Rents, provide a tour of the facility to Kannon Coontz and Kevin Hogsed, both of Diversified Utility Services, Morrow, Ga. One of the prize winners of the day was Jeff Rowan (C) of Callaway Grading, Hampton, Ga., who left the event with a new Makita drill. Presenting the prize are Yancey’s Amanda Hague (L) and Kristina Speach (R). (L-R) are Scott Chapman, Yancey Bros.; Ed Padgett, Padgett Grading, McDonough, Ga.; Alan Cawthon, Alan Cawthon Grading, Jackson, Ga.; Jonathan Dunlap, SITECH South, Atlanta, Ga.; and Wade Forrester, Yancey Bros. Co. Yancey’s Amanda Hague (L) and Kristina Speach (R) present the grand prizes of the day. Antonio Dubose (second from L) of McShane Construction, Mobile, Ala., won a 43-in. flat screen TV, and Alan Cawthon (second from R) of Alan Cawthon Grading, Jackson, Ga., won the Yancey-Yeti cooler.

Yancey Bros. Co. hosted a terrific crowd for an open house event, which marked the official opening of the McDonough, Ga., Yancey Rents — CAT Rental Store on April 14. Representatives of Yancey and Cat as well as, manufacturers of rental machines available at the location such as Husqvarna, Makita, Sullair and others came out to lend their support for the event.

Guests at the event registered to win some great prizes including a flat screen TV, Yeti coolers, Makita drill set, Atlanta Braves Freddie Freeman jerseys, Costa sunglasses and a tremendous assortment of other fabulous prizes. Yancey's Gary Duke and other Yancey staffers keep the grill fired up and served up some incredible pork barbeque, sausage, Brunswick stew and all the sides. —CEG