CMA to Deal Poker Run at Cabinets & Closets Expo
Posted by Rich Christianson | Posted: 03/22/2014 4:56PM
SOMERSET, NJ - The Cabinet Makers Association (CMA), working with participating exhibitors of the 2014 Cabinets & Closets Expo, will host a Poker Run in which attendees can have fun and win valuable prizes.
The Poker Run will take place during the CCCE 2014, April 10-11 at the Garden State Exhibit Center in Somerset.
What's a Poker Run? How does it work?
CMA Executive Director Dave Grulke explained: "This event is open for both CMA members and general attendees at the Cabinets & Closets Expo. As an attendee of the expo, you will want to stop at a participating exhibitor’s booth. The exhibitor's Poker Run dealer will deal you ONE playing card. As you go around the show floor and stop at other participating booths, you will be dealt additional playing cards.
click image to zoomCMA Poker Run entry form "The goal is to stop by up to seven of the CMA Poker Run booths so that you can collect the maximum number of cards to assemble the best possible poker hand. You then register your hand at the CMA's booth for a chance to win prizes. Prizes include gift cards, merchandise certificates, tools and plenty of other fun items. Even if you don’t have a very good hand, we’ll have drawings for all who participated in the CMA Poker Run," Grulke said.
Grulke said the holder of the high-hand for each drawing time will automatically win. All other hands will be placed in a prize drawing. There will be at least one drawing per day; winners must be present so they can take their prizes home the same day.
The initial listing of participating Poker Run dealers/exhibitors includes:
• BHK of America
• Cabinet Makers Association - CMA
• Colonial Saw Company
• Elias Woodwork
• Osborne Wood Products
• QuickScrews Intl
• Thermwood Corp.
• WalzCraft Industries
Full rules and details, as well as a final list of participating dealers/exhibitors will be available at the CMA booth.
Learn more and register to attend the 2014 Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo.
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