Luck of the draw! Avondale College of Higher Education’s food services director Nick Hartigan has won a national competition after buying 10 tins of oil from a food distributor.
The spoils? A cash prize of $15,000.
In a service industry, it’s difficult justifying capital expenditure, so this will make life easier.”
“He didn’t even remember talking to me about it,” says Red Funnel Foodservice sale representative Louise Moore, who entered Nick into Win & Choose Your Prize!.
The competition, organised by Integro Foods, gave Australian businesses the opportunity to win cash, a car or a travel voucher. National business manager Gary Cossart visited the Lake Macquarie campus to present the cheque.
“It’s great the money is going to someone who will use it to improve facilities because more people will benefit from this,” said Mr Cossart. Nick’s refurbishment plans include new lounges in the cafeteria.
“In a service industry, it’s difficult justifying capital expenditure, so this will make life easier.