Blastrac’ supports Folds of HonorPublished 2/3, 2017 at 13:00
Blastrac has chosen the Folds of Honor Foundation to receive proceeds from the sale of the Blastrac 1-16DB4-V2, which was displayed with a new look exclusively for the 2017 World of Concrete.
The US Air Force Reserve F-16 fighter pilot Major Dan Rooney has committed to spend his life changing the future of America’s grieving spouses and children. In 2007, he formed the Folds of Honor Foundation; a 501C-3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational scholarships to the children and spouses of those fallen or disabled while serving our nation.
Senior vice president and co-founder of Folds of Honor Major Ed Pulido, was a special guest of Blastrac at WOC. Major Pulido’s story of courage and sacrifice has been featured in Time Magazine, PGA Magazine, Fox News, CNN and many national and local Oklahoma City television stations and print media. Be sure to come by the booth Tuesday, January 17th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm where Major Ed will be signing his book Warrior for Freedom. Portion of proceeds go to Folds of Honor.
“Those of us at Blastrac understand the sacrifices military personnel make for their country,” said, Blastrac president Mark Haworth. “Many of our Blastrac employees have or had family members in the military and we are also proud of our veterans employed here at Blastrac. We must not forget those families who are a part of this sacrifice. It is an honour through Folds of Honor to pay tribute to those who paid the sacrifice for our freedoms.”
Cyclone Technology’s CY5500 was displayed at the showed at Blastrac booth following Blastrac Global’s acquisition of Nilfisk Cyclone Technology from the Nilfisk Group in October, 2016. Cyclone Technology is a manufacturer of high and low pressure surface preparation and cleaning equipment, using proprietary and patented technology, is located in Tempe, Arizona.