03-22-2010, 03:19 PM
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Winnebago Accepts IA House Resolution in Celebration of RV Centenial
Winnebago Industries accepts House of Representatives Resolution in Celebration of the RV Centennial
FOREST CITY, IOWA, March 23, 2010 –Winnebago Industries, Inc., (NYSE:WGO), the leading United States motor home manufacturer, recently accepted House Resolution 123 (No. 4) from the Iowa House of Representatives on behalf of the RV Centennial Celebration.
Winnebago Industries’ Chairman, CEO and President Bob Olson, VP Product Development Bill O’Leary and PR/IR Manager Sheila Davis were on hand for the presentation of the Resolution at the Iowa State Capital on March 16, 2010.
Representatives Henry V. Rayhons, Marcella R. Frevert, David E. Heaton, Mark A. Kuhn, Brian J. Quirk, Sharon S. Steckman and Linda L. Upmeyer presented the Resolution to the House of Representatives. The Resolution supports and recognizes the goals and ideals of RV Centennial Celebration Month to commemorate 100 years of enjoyment of recreation vehicles in the United States.
Pictured in the photo are (left to right): Iowa State Representative Henry Rayhons; Winnebago Industries Chairman, CEO and President Bob Olson; Representative Linda Rayhons, and Winnebago Industries VP of Product Development Bill O'Leary.
The Resolution cites the proud history of recreation vehicles, which has its origins in 1910. The Resolution states, “The House of Representatives supports and recognizes the goals and ideals of ‘RV Centennial Celebration Month’ to commemorate 100 years of enjoyment of recreation vehicles in the United States and recognizes the contributions made by Iowa’s own John K. Hanson and Winnebago Industries’ employees to develop the RV industry. Thanks to the tireless efforts of Mr. Hanson and the Winnebago Industries team, the name ‘Winnebago’ is synonymous with RV travel and has brought prosperity to thousands of Iowans over the decades.”
About Winnebago Industries
Winnebago Industries, Inc. is the leading U.S. manufacturer of motor homes which are self-contained recreation vehicles used primarily in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The Company builds quality motor homes under the Winnebago, Itasca and ERA brand names with state-of-the-art computer-aided design and manufacturing systems on automotive-styled assembly lines. The Company’s common stock is listed on the New York and Chicago Stock Exchanges and traded under the symbol WGO. Options for the Company’s common stock are traded on the Chicago Board Options Exchange. For access to Winnebago Industries’ investor relations material or to add your name to an automatic email list for Company news releases, visit, http://www.winnebagoind.com/investor.html.