Guitar Center Professional
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PROFESSIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW MACKIE® ONYX 1640i
— As part
of its ongoing sweepstakes series, GC Pro highlights Mackie® Onyx
1640i mixer, a $1699.00 value —
VILLAGE, CA, April 1, 2010 — Guitar
Center Professional (GC Pro), the outside sales division of Guitar
Center that focuses on the needs of professional users, announces the
latest in its ongoing series of online sweepstakes at www.gcpro.com.
The new contest is now live and will run through June 30, 2010, shortly
after which a brand new contest will begin.
times a year, GC Pro management will select one particular product from
a high-end gear manufacturer to feature on the website and give away
as that sweepstakes prize. This newly-announced third contest features
a Mackie® Onyx 1640i mixer, a $1699.00 value. The 16-channel 1640i
is the flagship mixer of the Mackie Onyx series. It features a full
16 mono mic/line channels each with four-band dual sweep Perkins EQ,
six aux sends each with pre/post and solo capability, four sub groups
and a powerful master section. Despite its large channel count, the
1640i is compact, rack mountable and features Mackie's flexible RotoPod™
design, allowing the mixer to be housed in any configuration –
from custom studio furniture or live sound installs to even post-production
machine rooms. Past sweepstakes have featured such products as a Solid
State Logic XLogic Alpha Channel, a $995.00 value, and a Royer R-121,
a $1295.00 value.
enter the contest, users simply go to gcpro.com and click on the “Sweepstakes”
tab. There, entrants will complete and submit a short entry form. The
winner will then be selected at random and contacted after June 30,
2010. Complete rules can be found at gcpro.com.
first few sweepstakes have been big successes,” stated Rick Plushner,
GC Pro Director. “They have contributed to our site’s traffic,
they have given us chances to feature favorite products from valued
brands, and they helped to show our appreciation to our loyal customer
base. Our latest contest, with the Machie Onyx 1640i, will no doubt
be just as successful, and we look forward to all of the submissions
from our dedicated online community.”
more information, please visit www.gcpro.com.
Guitar Center Professional/Guitar Center
Guitar Center Professional is the outside sales division of Guitar Center
that focuses on the needs of professional users. Its clientele includes
recording studios, audio engineers, producers, recording and touring
musicians, live sound venues, post production facilities and more. Emphasizing
extraordinary individualized service via local account managers, GC
Pro offers expert consultation and a comprehensive selection of the
world’s finest equipment for music and audio professionals. More
information on GC Pro can be found by visiting www.gcpro.com.
Center is the leading United States retailer of guitars, amplifiers,
percussion instruments, keyboards and pro-audio and recording equipment.
Our retail store subsidiary presently operates more than 200 Guitar
Center stores across the U.S. In addition, our Music & Arts division
operates more than 100 stores specializing in band instruments for sale
and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors and
students. We are also the largest direct response retailer of musical
instruments in the United States through our wholly owned subsidiary,
Musician’s Friend, Inc., and its catalog and Web site, www.musiciansfriend.com.
More information on Guitar Center can be found by visiting the Company’s
Web site at www.guitarcenter.com.
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