Brenda Nault – Wins $6000 Hot Tub from Rec Depot and Great Lakes Radio
Ishpeming, Michigan) – September 26, 2013 – Brenda Nault of Ishpeming won the $6000 Hot Tub at Rec Depot Nordic Retreat Hot Tub Giveaway sponsored by the Rec Depot of Marquette and Great Lakes Radio at the Country Village Banquet & Conference Center in Ishpeming. Brenda was thrilled to win. She works at Bell Hospital in Ishpeming and is pursuing her teaching degree at Northern Michigan University.
Brenda was the first finalist chosen of 6 finalists, including one finalist chosen by finding a prize envelope under her chair for
UpBargains.com, choosing the the WRUP Finalist Envelope. Brenda signed up by calling WFXD and registering on-air.
The numbers are in for the Hot Tub giveaway too. Despite being a gorgeous summer-like fall evening, we were packed at the Country Lanes bowling alley.
In fact, there were not enough seats. Clay and his team had to bring in more chairs. It was standing room only. The party had 329 people in attendance.
provided a great catered meal and a great selection of tasty foods, including lasagna, cudighi sausage, green apple salad, and pasta salad. Mama Russo’s Homemade Italian Products
Door prizes were generously given away, to both contestants and their guests.
Glenn Spencer of
BioLife Plasma Services in Marquette also gave away a $50.00 Mastercard Gift Card to Jay Pickenson of Marquette when Jay correctly guessed the closest to the number — 775 — of Life Savers in the bowl.
The energy of all attendees and staff was self-evident. Check out the photos in the gallery below. Over 190 picture of the Hot Tub Giveaway. It was really fun.
Photo Gallery of Rec Depot / Great Lakes Radio Hot Tub Giveaway Party 2013
Welcome Great Lakes Radio / Rec Depot Hot Tub Giveaway Nordic Retreat SE Hot Tub from Great Lakes Radio and the Rec Depot in Marquette Todd Noordyk Texting About The Full Country Village Banquet & Conference Center Totally Full Parking Lot at the Country Village Banquet & Conference Center Mike Plourde - Voice of Ishpeming Hematites Sports The Great Lakes Radio Van Next to Hot Tub Prize Rec Depot Van 329 Attendees Fill The Conference Center All Tables Full, All Seat Taken Sponsor Banners for Sir Federal Credit Union & Pike Distributing in the Background Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party -September 26th WQXO AM 1400 Mustang Banner Carl Johnson, GLR's Newest Sports Announcer, Under WRUP Go Pack Go Banner Great Lakes Radio Newest Intern, Shanna (Left), and Carmen (Right) Big Crowd! Marquette Royals Hockey Table Dennis (Left) & Jim Parks (Marketing Executive) Jim Parks and Eric Tasson of 103 FXD Luke Adjusting The Sound Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Man with a Hat Listening To The Night's Plan Walt Lindala - Tonight's Master of Ceremonies Dennis (left) and Bill (right) Bill Tibor - Great Lakes Radio Public Relations and Packers Fan Thanks to Lonnie and Rec Depot Table for Tonight's Grand Prize - A $6000 Hot Tub Travis? How Do I Caption Your Photo? Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Smile Photo #1 Smile Photo #2 Smile Photo #3 Peek-a-Boo? Dee Dee's Husband Bill I'm Smiling Under This Hand Carl Johnson, Sports Announcer for Negaunee Miners Sports Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party An Entire Table of Happy People Cheers! Is That a Wink? Enjoying Party Until Photographer Showed Up Baby Marquette Royals Will Give Out Door Prizes Walt Draws First Door Prize Winner Happy To Be Here Marquette Royal Delivering 1st Door Prize Another Door Prize Winner Congratulations Door Prize Winner Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party When Do I Eat? Smiling Pair #1 Smiling Pair #2 Smiling Pair #3 Smiling Pair #4 Smiling Pair #5 Glenn Spencer of BioLife Plasma Services in Marquette Walt Lindala, Mike Plourde, Eric Tasson, Dennis Harold & Bill Tibor Mama Russo's Is A Favorite of Party Contestants Mama Russo's Is A Favorite of Party Attendees Amy - Great Lakes Radio Traffic Manager Extrodanaire Happy Baby Finally, Dinner, Yeah! Cheese Hello Smile Sitting Down To Enjoy The Mama Russo's Italian Food Oh, Travis, Travis, Travis ... Carmen & Shanna - "Air Quotes"? Great Lakes Radio Parties Include a Meal! Mama Russo's Dinner Line Carl Johnson - "I'm Tweating for Great Lakes Radio" Rec Depot's Lonnie Katt Carmen (Left) & Shanna (Right) - Not Shy of the Camera Travis, Web Guy Got His Overnight Show on WFXD and Can't Stop Smiling! Luke Noordyk (Left) and Bill Tibor (Right) Two Style Mavens Compare Travis Orange Shoes To Luke's Boots Marquette Royals Sit Down To Eat Mama Russo's Lines for Mama Russo's Dinner Waiting For Table to Line Up for Free Italian Dinner From Mama Russo's All Ages Happy at Hot Tub Giveaway...and Why Not? It's FUN! Smile for the Camera A Previous Winner Gets Another Chance To Win Another Happy Three Mama Russo's Lasagna Carl Johnson - Voice of Negaunee Miners Sports on Sunny.FM Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party 2013 Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Door Prizes Handed Out By Marquette Royals Hockey Team Members Walt Lindala Runs Down the Sponsors of Hot Tub Giveaway BioLife Pens, Cup Cozies, Flying Discs? Luke Noordyk, Close Up Glenn Spencer of BioLife Plasma Services in Marquette also gave away a $50.00 Mastercard Gift Card to Jay Pickenson of Marquette Mike Plourde (Sports Director) and Dennis Harold (Shopping Show Master & On The Job with Dennis) Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Moments Away From Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Awesome - Another Entry For Finalist Careful Aim Stepping Into The Penny Toss Focused Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Party Penny Toss Rec Depot - Great Lakes Radio - Hot Tub Giveaway Reaching A Very Happy Toss Little Does She Know Travis Making Faces For Camera - Oblivious To Contestant:-) Penny Toss Line - Still All Smiles! Shanna, GLR Intern, (Left) With Her Parents and Carmen (front) Kathy Gives It Her Best Try Everybody Has Their Own Technique for Penny Toss Everybody Has Their Own Technique for Penny Toss Long Lines for Penny Toss Move Quickly Interesting Hat Uncle & Niece Riding High at Hot Tub Giveaway Party, Baby! Dee Dee of Sunny.FM Toss IT! Rec Depot - Hot Tubs, Fireplaces - Stoves - Billiards - Pools - 906-226-6630 Everybody Is Trying for the Small Cups, for another Chance to Get Finalist Envelope Everybody Is Trying for the Small Cups, for another Chance to Get Finalist Envelope Todd Noordyk, CEO & President of Great Lakes Radio (Right), Pretty Happy Smiling Just Before Her Turn To Toss Pennies 2 Lines for the Penny Toss, Keeps the Action Moving On Quickly Pennies Fly! Gets 2 of 3 Tosses IN THE BUCKET! Everybody Give the Penny Toss Their Best Try Penny Toss for More Prizes Almost Done 1st Finalist Chooses WRUP Envelope 2nd Finalist Chooses from Among Various Station Envelopes 2nd Finalist Chosen Half Way Through Picking Finalists 3rd Finalist 4th Finalist 5th Finalist Found Her Finalist Envelope Under Her Chair, Just Like an Oprah Winfrey Surprise Rec Depot Table (Lonnie Katt, Owner, in Blue) Luke Describes the NEXT Big Contest - Two Tickets To Paradise from Holiday Travel Okay, Everybody Claps For The Next Contest - A Vacation in Mexaco - Sign up Now at Our Sponsors or Online Almost All of the Hot Tub Finalists; Walt Puts Hand in Bucket to Draw Last Finalist Walt Picks the 6th Finalist from The Bucket The Final Finalist Come From The Far Back Corner The Sixth Finalist Comes Up To Claim a Prize Envelope The 6th Finalist The Six Finalists Ready To Find Out if They've Won Open Your Prize Envelopes Just About To Realize She's the Winner of the Prize Brenda Nault of Ishpeming Discovers She's the Winner of the Hot Tub from the Rec Depot and Great Lakes Radio Jumping for Joy Congratulations, You've Won The Rec Depot Hot Tub Brenda Nault of Ishpeming Displays Here Winning Finalist Notice To Crowd NMU Education Student Wins! An Emotional Win Deserves a Hug Brenda, the Winner, Is Very Happy To Win; "I Never Win," she said. Proud Winner of Hot Tub Eric Tasson Interviews Winner Brenda Nault Dee Dee, Travis, Walt, Eric, and Prize Winner Brenda Nault Group Pix Another Group Shot of Great Lakes Radio Staff, Rec Depot Staff, and Winner fo the Hot Tub Travis (Up All Night With Trav) & Dennis (On The Job with Dennis) Walt (front) & Todd Noordyk Travis (The Ham) & Dennis of 103 FXD Luke Noordyk Brenda Nault With Her Prize Winner of Hot Tub, Brenda Nault of Ishpeming, with Lonnie and Staff of Rec Depot At The End of The Hot Tub Party with Staff of Radio Stations of Great Lakes Radio and Rec Depot Great Lakes Radio Staff, Winner Brenda Nault & Rec Depot Staff Pose for Group Picture Great Lakes Radio Staff, Winner Brenda Nault & Rec Depot Staff Pose for Group Photo Winner Poses With Winning Notice Next To Her New Hot Tub from the Rec Depot Luke Laughs Hard at End of Party with Rec Depot Lonnie and Others a top the Hot Tub Trailer Brenda Nault Leaves Hot Tub Giveaway Party Very Happy A Beautiful Evening, but Still A Full Parking Lot for the Hot Tub Giveaway
Rec Depot Nordic Retreat Hot Tub Giveaway from the Rec Depot of Marquette and Great Lakes Radio