HARMANâ€™s JBL Professional brand today announced that it is launching its EON515XT Test Drive Sweepstakes at participating JBL retailers. The promotion begins March 15, 2011 and runs through June 30, 2011, with a grand prize of a complete sound system including more than $13,000 worth of JBL, AKG and Soundcraft gear.
The EON515XT system, weighing a scant 32.5 pounds and delivering an impressive 132 dB max SPL, features a 3-channel mic/line mixer with adjustable bass and treble controls, a JBL 15-inch Differential DriveÂ® woofer and a proprietary JBL high-frequency compression driverâ€”both powered with Crown amplification. The EON515XT is road-tough with a molded black enclosure and metal grille, and it can be placed freestanding, pole-mounted or hung using its built-in suspension points.
The â€œTest Drive Sweepstakesâ€? grand prize includes four JBL EON510 speakers, two JBL EON315 speakers, two JBL EON518S 18-inch subwoofers, one Soundcraft LX7ii mixing console, three AKG D5 microphones, one AKG Rhythm Pack microphone set, three AKG WMS450 Guitar Set Band 7 wireless microphone systems, one AKG WMS450 D5 Vocal Set Band 8 wireless microphone system, two JBL SS3-BK speaker stands and two JBL SS2-BK speaker stands.
To qualify, customers can stop by any participating JBL retailer, â€œtest driveâ€? the EON515XT, then complete and mail the sweepstakes entry form to the address listed in the official rules. Official rules for the sweepstakes are on the back of the form and also available at:
. All entries must be received by 11:59 PM PDT, July 31, 2011.
The grand prize will be awarded to one winner on or around September 1, 2011.
â€œWe feel that the EON515XT is the most impressive EON weâ€™ve ever made and weâ€™re launching our sweepstakes to motivate people to experience it for themselves,â€? noted Richard Ruse, Director of Marketing, Portable PA, JBL Professional. â€œI think the opportunity to win a Harman sound system worth over $13,000 is pretty good motivation!â€?
The JBL EON515XT active loudspeaker is currently available at authorized JBL dealers for an estimated street price of $699. For more information please visit
) designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of audio and infotainment solutions for the automotive, consumer and professional markets â€“ supported by 15 leading brands including AKGÂ®, Harman KardonÂ®, InfinityÂ®, JBLÂ®, LexiconÂ® and Mark LevinsonÂ®. The Company is admired by audiophiles across multiple generations and supports leading professional entertainers and the venues where they perform. More than 20 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and infotainment systems. HARMAN has a workforce of about 11,800 people across the Americas, Europe and Asia, and reported sales of $3.5 billion for the twelve months ended December 31, 2010. The Companyâ€™s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol NYSE:HAR.
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