Yancey CAT Hosts Open House

A great crowd of rental customers, guests and friends converged on the Yancey CAT Rental Store in Austell, Ga., on April 14 for an open house event.

📅   Tue April 26, 2016 - Southeast Edition


(L-R): Derek Towery, Tony Fitzgerald and Rodney Stegall, all of Cobb County Water Authority, Marietta, Ga., talk to Randy Silver, district manager of Husqvarna about replacement asphalt and concrete blades.
(L-R): Derek Towery, Tony Fitzgerald and Rodney Stegall, all of Cobb County Water Authority, Marietta, Ga., talk to Randy Silver, district manager of Husqvarna about replacement asphalt and concrete blades.
(L-R): Derek Towery, Tony Fitzgerald and Rodney Stegall, all of Cobb County Water Authority, Marietta, Ga., talk to Randy Silver, district manager of Husqvarna about replacement asphalt and concrete blades. Wacker Neuson displays some of its popular rental products, which are available at the Cat Rental Store. Brent Yarbrough (L) and Mathew Brooksher answer questions. (L-R): Trey Googe, Yancey Bros. Co.; Derek Geldhauser, Northwest Corridor Project, Marietta, Ga.; Nick Lumpkin, Yancey CAT Rental Store; Jamie Thompson, Yancey Bros. Co., talk about the major highway projects going on in metro Atlanta. Gary Duke (L) and Buddy Brand, Yancey CAT Rental Store (R),  welcome their friend and customer, Doug Greene of Benton-Georgia, Douglasville, Ga., to the event. Long-time Yancey customers come together at the open house event, including (L-R) Stephen Emberson, Plateau Excavation, Austell, Ga.; Allen Carr and Erick Carr of Carr Contracting Co., Douglasville, Ga. (L-R): Ed Padgett Sr., Ed Padgett Jr. and Coleman Seabolt, all of Padgett Grading; Laura Starace, Yancey CAT Rental Store; and Dustin Padgett, Kyle Padgett and Greg Humphries of Padgett Grading enjoy lunch at the event. (L-R): Kurt Kopacek of Vermeer Southeast Sales, based in Marietta, Ga., goes over some of the features of a Vermeer RTX450 trencher on display at the Yancey CAT Rental Store yard with Jim Tuthill and Donnie Wheeler of Groundhog Directional Boring, Fayetteville, Ga. (L-R): Dale Cronaur and Bruce Ummel of Blount Construction Co., Marietta, Ga.; Alan Berry, Yancey CAT Rental Store; and Buddy Brand, Yancey Bros. Co., talk after lunch. Glen Dailey, Blount Construction Co., Marietta, Ga., was the winner of a Grizzly cooler.

A great crowd of rental customers, guests and friends converged on the Yancey CAT Rental Store in Austell, Ga., on April 14 for an open house event. The good weather during the event provided an opportunity for attendees to view outdoor exhibits and check out some of the rental products available at this location. Representatives from Caterpillar and The Cat Rental Store turned out to lend their support, and many of the manufacturer-suppliers of rental machines showcased their products. This included representatives from Wacker Neuson, Husqvarna, Vermeer, Genie, Allen Engineering and others.

Attendees enjoyed a catered lunch and an opportunity to win some terrific door prizes and lots of giveaways from the vendors on hand. The winner of the grand prize, a Chroma Camera Drone and transmitter, was B..J. Cowen of Brasfield & Gorrie, Atlanta, Ga. Other winners rolled out with Grizzly coolers and other great prizes.