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McDermott announces Cue of the Month giveaway for November 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (November 1, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the November 2012 Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway.

Each month, McDermott customizes an existing cue for limited release. For that month only, they waive the customization charge for the cue. For November 2012, McDermott upgraded their popular G303 model with recon Ivory clover and green burl diamond inlays. The G303C1 features black Spies Hecker paint and two silver index rings. It comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G303C1 cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Chris Peterson of Spokane, WA. He won a G321C cue!

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

G303C1 - November 2012 Cue of the Month

McDermott announces Facebook cue giveaway sweepstakes

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (October 23, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, McDermott is giving away a free Heartbreaker cue to one of their Facebook fans.

To enter the sweepstakes, “Like” McDermott’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mcdermottfan and fill out the entry form under the “Win a Cue” tab. Each fan may enter once, but additional entries are given for referrals. The last day to enter the sweepstakes is November 15, 2012. McDermott will then randomly select a winner to receive a free Heartbreaker cue.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott announces Cue of the Month giveaway for October 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (October 1, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the October 2012 Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway contest.

Each month, McDermott customizes an existing cue for limited release. For that month only, they waive the customization charge for the cue. For October 2012, McDermott upgraded their popular G321 cue with a black lizard-embossed leather wrap and recon ivory rings. The G321C features a Titanium Grey stained Birdseye maple forearm and pewter inlays. It comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G321C cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Luis Galvan of San Antonio, TX. He won a G206 cue and a set of Elephant Marble Rack balls.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott announces free cue giveaway for September 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (September 1, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the September 2012 free cue giveaway contest.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. This month, the giveaway cue is the G206. It features a heavy Birdseye Maple forearm and sleeve with black Spies Heckler paint. The G206 comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft. For this month only, the winner of the giveaway contest will also receive a free set of Elephant Marble Rack balls.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive the free G206 and Elephant Marble Rack ball set. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Melissa Potter of Dowagiac, MI. She won a brand new G211C in September’s giveaway contest.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott announces free cue giveaway for August 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (August 1, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the August 2012 free cue giveaway contest.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. This month, the giveaway cue is the G211C. It features a heavy Birdseye Maple forearm with a blue & grey double-wash stain. The G211C also has a solid Italian pearl sleeve and comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive the free G211C. Congratulations to Lawrence McCauley of Rathdrum, ID. He won a brand new G204C in last month’s giveaway contest.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott announces Cue of the Month giveaway for July 2012

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (July 1, 2012) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the July 2012 Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway contest.

Each month, McDermott customizes an existing cue for limited release. For that month only, they waive the customization charge for the cue. For July 2012, McDermott upgraded their popular G204 cue to a brown lizard-embossed leather wrap. The G204C features a Birdseye maple forearm and sleeve with an American Cherry European organic stain. It comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.

To enter the contest, visit www.mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out the simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times one can enter the contest. At the end of the month, McDermott will randomly select a winner to receive a free G204C cue. Congratulations to last month’s winner, Patrick Roach from Clark, NJ. He won an HD38 cue with a Wildfire 1×1 case.

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

McDermott’s Cue of the Month giveaway to feature Harley-Davidson® cue

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (June 7, 2012) – McDermott Cue will be giving away a free Harley-Davidson® cue with a Wildfire case to the winner of the Cue of the Month contest for June 2012.

Each month, McDermott releases a new cue that is available at a discount for that month only. The Cue of the Month for June 2012 is the Harley-Davidson® HD38. The HD38 features the Harley-Davidson® Bar & Shield logo, pinstripe graphics, a black lizard-embossed leather wrap and McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft. At the end of the month McDermott will give away a free HD38 cue and Wildfire 1×1 case to a randomly selected contestant.

“We’ve been doing the monthly cue giveaway since July of 2006,” said Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director. “It seems that every month there are more entries than the last. It’s great to see our fan base is growing.”

The Cue of the Month giveaway contest runs from June 1-30, 2012. To enter, visit mcdermottcue.com/giveaway and fill out a simple survey. There is no limit to the number of times you can enter.

“We have some of the most dedicated fans in the billiard industry,” said Larry Liebl, Vice President. “The free cue giveaway is a great way for us to show how much we appreciate the people who have supported our company for over 35 years.”

Company Information
McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump Cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release, contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

 

H-D, Harley, Harley-Davidson and the Bar & Shield Logo are among the trademarks of H-D Michigan, LLC. ©2012. All Rights Reserved. Manufactured by Ace Product Management Group, Inc. under license from Harley-Davidson Motor Company.

‘Team McDermott’ Wins 2012 BCAPL National Championship

'Team McDermott': (left to right) Kyle Boers, Ron Crom, Ricardo ‘Rico’ Torres, Victor Martinez, Richard Rocha and McDermott representative Jayme Cernicka.

'Team McDermott' Wins 2012 BCAPL National Championship

Pictured: (from left to right) Kyle Boers, Ron Crom, Ricardo ‘Rico’ Torres, Victor Martinez, Richard Rocha and McDermott representative Jayme Cernicka.


LAS VEGAS — McDermott Cue is proud to announce that ‘Team McDermott’ took first place in the 2012 BCAPL National Championships Mixed Open Teams event in Las Vegas. They were victorious in a field of 617 other teams. After losing a match late Friday, they resumed play on Saturday and eventually beat the same team twice in a row for the championship.

McDermott Cue representative Jayme Cernicka was on site to cheer on the local team from Wisconsin. “The final matches were extremely exciting and provided a great show for all the spectators. We are honored that McDermott cues were used by all of the championship team members.”

McDermott Cue is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, WI and markets under the brands of McDermott Cue, Star Cue, Lucky Cue, Element Cue, Wildfire, Pool Prodigy, Intimidator Shafts, G-Core Shafts, Big Boy Shafts, Sledgehammer Break Cue, Stinger Break/Jump cues and Elephant Balls.

For more information about this press release contact Derek Blaguski, Marketing Director, at derekb@mcdermottcue.com or call 1-800-666-2283. More information can be found at www.mcdermottcue.com.

'Team McDermott' 2012 BCAPL National Champs

'Team McDermott' 2012 BCAPL National Champs

'Team McDermott' 2012 BCAPL National Champs

'Team McDermott' 2012 BCAPL National Champs

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