Milwaukee, WI - Paul Davis Restoration of Southeast Wisconsin, headline sponsor of the 2007 Paul Davis Restoration Midwest Regional Firefighter Combat Challenge, will sponsor three firefighter teams during the upcoming Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge(R) in Altoona, WI on Friday, June 8 and Saturday, June 9.
Hundreds of competitors and spectators are expected to attend the Altoona event which begins at 4 p.m. on June 8. The competition called Charter Communications Combat Challenge will be located at 1904 Spooner Ave. in Altoona. Firefighter Combat Challenge competitions will run from May 18 through November 8 throughout the U.S. Visit the website for more information and scheduling at www.firefighterchallenge.com.
According to Amy Speaker, Paul Davis Restoration of Southeast Wisconsin's Director of Business Development, the company has sponsored area firefighter teams at Firefighter Combat Challenge events for several years. "This year, our sponsorship begins with teams from Washington County, Merton, and South Milwaukee who will be funded for competitor registration and logistics," said Speaker. "We are very proud of our teams and all team members who compete in this rigorous event. Firefighters are outstanding citizens and we look forward to helping them compete from now until the end of season in November," she said. For more information, contact Amy Speaker at 414-385-6490.
Additionally, the local Paul Davis office is hosting a major, regional Firefighter Combat Challenge on Friday and Saturday, September 7-8, at Konkel Park, 5151 West Layton Ave. in Greenfield.
The regional competition Paul Davis Restoration Midwest Regional Firefighter Combat Challenge, will be held in conjunction with the City of Greenfield's 50th Anniversary celebration
Currently, the following local businesses have secured corporate level and other major sponsorships including Potawatomi Bingo, West Bend Mutual Insurance, Vici Salon & Beauty School, Simplex-Grinnell, Miller Brewing, John Paul's Greenfield Pontiac, Klements Sausage, and Promo 540. Many other companies have also committed to sponsorships.
All proceeds from sponsorships and vendor fees to go the Wisconsin Burn Camp for Children, and to support fire safety and education through the Greenfield Library Foundation.
Since 1991, the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge(R) has been recognized as a nationwide event for hundreds of U.S. and Canadian firefighters who compete at more than 20 locations in a fitness course to demonstrate the profession's rigors to the public. Firefighter Combat Challenge has been featured on ESPN and dubbed The Toughest Two Minutes in Sports.
Since 2003, Paul Davis Restoration Inc. has served as a national sponsor of Firefighter Combat Challenge. The company has been a leader in residential and commercial loss mitigation, reconstruction, and restoration services since 1966. As a national full-service restoration expert, Paul Davis Restoration is celebrating its 40th year in business and has more than 220 Paul Davis locations throughout North America. For more information about Paul Davis Restoration, call Ken Sussex at 904.737.2779, ext. 212 or visit the website at www.pdrestoration.com .