ProSource Raises Unprecedented $71,500 for Make-A-Wish Foundation

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Team-Building Event Demonstrates ‘Doing Well by Doing Good’ Philosophy

SOUTHLAKE, Texas — April 24, 2018 — ProSource, the largest audio, video, and integration buying group in the United States, announced today that an unprecedented $71,500 was raised by the organization at the team-building event on behalf of the Make-A-Wish Foundation during the ProSource Spring Meeting last week.

The ProSource event pitted 20 teams against each other to see who could whip up the best guacamole and margaritas. The first, second, and third place winning teams earned a generous $7,000 donation in their names from ProSource to the Foundation.

     • First Place – Guacamole – Leon Speakers – Team Leader: Noah Kaplan
     • First Place – Margaritas – Paradigm – Team Leader: Joey Perfito
     • Second Place – Guacamole – KLH Audio – Team Leader: Dave Kelley
     • Second Place – Margaritas – Integra – Team Leader: Keith Haas
     • Third Place – Guacamole – Centricity – Team Leader: Michele Gloeckler
     • Third Place – Margaritas – MartinLogan – Team Leader: Peter Soderberg

Origin Acoustic’s Marc Fisher served as the evening’s emcee and really rallied the crowd, raising a tremendous amount of the evening’s grand total.

“We want to thank everyone for their generosity and passion,” said Dave Workman, CEO and President of ProSource. “Tens of thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters advance the Make-A-Wish vision to grant the wish of every child diagnosed with a critical illness. The overwhelming success of this team event is a reflection of the heart of our organization. We believe in doing well by doing well.”

Anyone interested in becoming a ProSource member should contact Sherry Dantonio, Director of Membership, at (562) 810-1706 or by e-mail at Sherry.Dantonio@Prosourceinfo.com.

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About ProSource

ProSource is a cooperative, member-owned, not-for-profit buying group representing more than 550 specialty retailers and custom integrators. With annual sales of more than $5 billion, ProSource is the largest specialty and consumer-electronics merchandising group in the United States, which allows it to negotiate stronger programs with manufacturers, helps independent dealers stay relevant to consumers, and keeps the specialty A/V channel competitive. For additional information go to www.prosourceinfo.com.

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