Nov. 7 2019 12:44 AM

He’ll get a free trip to the NALP Leaders Forum in Los Cabos, Mexico.

Douglas Bonilla, owner of Dallas Arbor Care, Dallas, is the winner of the grand prize in the 2019 Vermeer Mini 500 Sweepstakes sponsored by equipment manufacturer Vermeer, Pella, Iowa. Bonilla will receive a free one-year membership in the National Association of Landscape Professionals and a trip to the 2020 NALP Leaders Forum in Los Cabos, Mexico.

The Mini 500 Sweepstakes ran from March 8, 2019 through July 31, 2019 and provided $50 to participants who completed a demonstration of a Vermeer mini skid steer. Upon completing the demo, participants were automatically entered to win one of 25 $500 gift cards. Gift card winners were also eligible to win the grand prize.

“I am very surprised and happy that I won the contest,” Bonilla says, according to the release. “My Vermeer equipment has done me well. This prize is icing on the cake!”

The Vermeer mini skid steer product line consists of the CTX160, CTX100, S925TX, CTX50 and the S450TX mini skid steer models. According to the company, the mini skid steer lineup was designed with input from customers.