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Odette Knight is announced as the Grand Prize winner of the Parker Win a Trip to New York competition

by Sarah Sebetola | May 13, 2016

After three long months of hoping and waiting, Odette Knight was finally announced as the grand prize winner of the Parker Win a Trip to New York competition worth R60 000.

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 After three long months of hoping and waiting, Odette Knight was finally announced as the  grand prize winner of the Parker Win a Trip to New York competition worth R60 000. While the trip to New York was the grand prize, five “Tier 1” winners walked away with Kulula travel vouchers worth R12 000 each and ten “Tier 2”  winners won the Limited Edition Ingenuity Parker pens worth R5 000.

The prize handover took place at Silveray Stationery Company Head Office on 10 April 2016, where Odette, Clinton Holloway (Kulula Voucher winner), Annikie Moganelwa (Ingenuity winner) arrived to a jovial congratulatory welcome by staff members who came to share in their excitement. Odette still couldn’t believe she won and is excited about going on her first trip overseas in December with her fiance and daughter. She mentioned that she loves and has been using Parker pens from a young age, exclaiming that they’re the perfect gift. Annikie, whose birthday it was, said she felt like a celebrity and is blown away by her prize, calling it the best birthday gift ever. Clinton, loves to travel to the coast and can’t wait to travel to Mauritius with his husband. He mentioned that he feels fantastic about winning and is glad that his expensive taste in pens enabled him to win.

PARKER Pen SA would like to congratulate Odette Knight and the 15 winners, and to thank all participants and outlets such as CNA.