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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

GOJO Announces Winners in ‘Tough Job. Sweet Deal. Giveaway’

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GOJO Industries today announced the grand prize and first prize winners in the “GOJO Tough Job. Sweet Deal. Giveaway” contest and sweepstakes.

“Tough Job – Sweet Deal” was created for those who work in tough jobs and use industrial and automotive hand cleaner and conditioning products. To be eligible for the grand prize or one of six first prizes, entrants submitted a photograph or video, showing themselves and their dirty hands, through the entry form online or a photo through Instagram (#GOJOToughSoils). In addition, they could enter for a chance to win a weekly random prize drawing. Winners were determined by votes received via social media.

“As the entries showed, our customers take pride in getting their hands dirty on the job or in their shops and they know how to get them clean and conditioned,” said Harold Tyreman, GOJO sales & marketing vice president in automotive, industrial and textile. “They are passionate about GOJO industrial and automotive hand cleaner and conditioning products. Our Tough Job – Sweet Deal Giveaway rewarded the seven winners for sharing their experiences.”

Grand prize winner was Brian Dugan of Sebring, Fla. He won a trip for two to the 2014 BCS Championship Game.*  Dugan had the choice between the Championship Game,  a trip for two to the 2014 Daytona 500 or 2013 World Series Game 3.

First prize iPad Mini winners were Johna DeRosier of Greensboro, N.C.; Crystal Gothe of University Place, Wash.; Lori Bowers of Chilton, Wis.; Michael Merry of Roy, Utah; Andy Ruddock of Prescott Valley, Ariz.; and Laurel Keating of Lumby, British Columbia.

The complete list of winners is published at

 *NASCAR, Major League Baseball, and the BCS were not participants in the giveaway and did not endorse the giveaway.

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About GOJO -

GOJO, the inventors of PURELL® Hand Sanitizer, is the leading global producer and marketer of skin health and hygiene solutions for away-from-home settings. The broad GOJO product portfolio includes hand cleaning, handwashing, hand sanitizing, skin care formulas and surface sprays under the GOJO®, PURELL™ and PROVON® brand names. GOJO formulations use the latest advances in the science of skin care and sustainability. GOJO is known for state-of-the-art dispensing technology, engineered with attention to design, sustainability and functionality. GOJO programs promote healthy behaviors for hygiene, skin care and compliance in critical environments. GOJO is a family enterprise headquartered in Akron, Ohio, with operations in the United Kingdom, France, Australia, Japan, Mexico, and Canada.


Contact Information

Contact: Kelly Ward-Smith, Public Relations Senior Manager

Phone Number: 330-255-6293
Mobile Phone: 330-819-8638


This contact information is for news media only. For other inquiries, please contact GOJO customer service at 1-800-321-9647 or use the GOJO Contact Us form.