Middlebury, Ind.-based Jayco Inc. named Jack’s Campers Inc., Mitchell, S.D., recipient of the company’s annual Founder’s Award for 2004.
According to a press release, the award is presented to a Jayco dealer whose ownership and management consistently reflect a dedication to outstanding sales and customer support, and which most embodies the spirit of the founders of Jayco.
Doug and Kari Veldheer, second-generation owners of the dealership, accepted the award on behalf of Jack’s Campers. The couple founded the dealership in 1963 and the company now employees 40 people.
In 2004, Jack’s Campers opened a second RV sales and service facility in Sturgis, S.D., and recently celebrated its 20th anniversary as an authorized Jayco RV dealer.