Three Winners Selected for GAF's Ford® Truck Giveaway!

Wayne, NJ (11/2011) -GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, has selected three winners to receive Ford® F-150 pick-up trucks as part of its 125th Anniversary Sweepstakes. Patrick Jolitz of Superior Construction, Inc. in Prior Lake, MN; Jaye Schwartz of Avondale Roofing, Inc. in Northbrook, IL; and Maria Linzie of High Point Roofing LLC in Steamboat Springs, CO will each be receiving a grand prize Ford® truck, valued at approximately $30,000 each.

Ms. Schwartz, owner of Master Elite(TM) company Avondale Roofing, stated "Since partnering up with GAF in 1999, Avondale Roofing, Inc. has a strong ally who stands behind their word... best materials, best warranties, and best of all, we won a brand new 2011 Ford F150 truck!"

The promotion was open to all professional roofing contractors or builders/remodelers in the United States. The contest ran from July 6th through August 31st and entries could be submitted through a mobile phone text, by scanning a QR code with a mobile phone, or by visiting specified websites using either a mobile device or a PC.

Additional prizes included 25 Visa® gift cards for $500 each and 250 GAF folding lawn chairs, valued at $25 each.

Professional roofing contractors, builders, and remodelers can visit for information on exclusive GAF promotions, member rewards programs, contests, sweepstakes, business building tips, industry news, and much more.

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About GAF

Now proudly celebrating its 125th year in the industry, GAF has become the largest roofing manufacturer in North America, with sales of nearly $3 billion annually. The company's products include a comprehensive portfolio of steep-slope and commercial roofing systems, which are supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors. Its success is driven by a commitment to provide property owners and specifiers with the best and safest choice in roofing and by helping supportive contractors and distributors to build their businesses and avoid hassles.

With a focus on social responsibility, GAF has developed Advanced Protection® shingle technology, which provides superior durability and wind resistance while reducing the use of scarce natural resources. The company has also developed single-ply and asphaltic membranes with superior durability and high reflectivity to meet the most rigorous industry standards while helping commercial property owners and designers reduce energy consumption.

The Company also supports the roofing industry through CARE, the Center for the Advancement of Roofing Excellence, which has provided education to over 125,000 professionals. CARE's mission is to help professional contractors and distributors build their businesses through sales and management education, and to provide product and installation training to contractors, distributors, architects, property owners, and related industry personnel. For more information about GAF, visit

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