I haven’t the slightest idea how many readers we have in Lincoln, Nebraska, but if you are out there, or you are up for a road trip, this press release is for you. If any of you go, snag me Neil’s signature, would you? And pick me up a gallon jug of peanut butter. -PA
Local Sam’s Club® Hosts Cornhusker and Chiefs Legend Neil Smith
Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Famer to sign free autographs on Aug. 28
At the new south Lincoln Sam’s Club
Lincoln, NE (Aug. 7, 2012) – Sam’s Club and General Mills have announced that they will host a Member Appreciation event at the new south Lincoln Sam’s Club on Tuesday, Aug. 28, from 6-8 p.m. As part of the day’s celebration, Nebraska Cornhusker and Kansas City Chief legend Neil Smith will meet with fans and sign free autographs.
The associates at the south Lincoln Sam’s Club look forward to serving the community with top of the line service all year long and are excited to hosting Smith at 8480 Andermatt in Lincoln.
An All-American player at Nebraska in 1987, Smith was the second overall pick in the 1988 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs. In 1997, he joined the Denver Broncos and won a pair of Super Bowl rings. Smith was named to six Pro Bowls and was inducted to the Chiefs’ Hall of Fame in 2006.
Sam’s Club members and guests are welcomed and encouraged to visit the south Lincoln location at any time throughout the day. Autographs are limited to one per person and are only guaranteed for the first 120 people in line.
WHO: Neil Smith, University of Nebraska and Kansas City Chiefs Legend
WHAT: Customer Appreciation Autograph Appearance with Neil Smith
WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 28, 6-8 p.m.
WHERE: South Lincoln Sam’s Club – 8480 Andermatt, Lincoln, NE 68526
About General Mills One of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Häagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, Progresso, Yoplait, Cascadian Farm, Muir Glen, and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, General Mills had fiscal 2010 global net sales of US $16 billion, including the company’s $1.2 billion proportionate share of joint venture net sales.
About Sam’s Club
Sam’s Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT), is the nation’s eighth largest retailer and a leading membership warehouse club offering superior products and services to more than 47 million members in clubs across the U.S., as well as in Brazil, China and Mexico. Members save an average of 30 percent over grocery and specialty retailers. To learn more about Savings Made SimpleSM, visit SamsClub.com, and look for Sam’s Club on Twitter and Facebook.