SEATTLE, March 28 /PRNewswire/ --
WHO: PEMCO Insurance, Dr. Tom Payne of Federal Way and George Kenny
School of Chainsaw Carving.
WHAT: Woodchips will fly as a team of chainsaw woodcarvers competes to
replace a life-size statue of Bigfoot stolen last year from the
office of a Federal Way chiropractor.
The eight-foot tall statue of the fabled beast marked the entrance
to Dr. Tom Payne's chiropractic clinic for years before it
disappeared in January 2007. Authorities later recovered the
carving, but not before thieves cut off its feet and damaged its
Now PEMCO Insurance is teaming up with the George Kenny School of
Chainsaw Carving to help Dr. Payne replace the local icon.
The public is invited to stop by to help Dr. Payne choose the
replacement from three statues carved during the event. There will
be giveaways for kids, photo opportunities with a Bigfoot mascot,
and everyone who votes will be eligible for prizes.
WHEN: March 29 & 30, 2008
Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Village Chiropractic
1411 SW Dash Point Road
Federal Way, WA 98023
ABOUT: This event is an extension of PEMCO's "We're A Lot Like You. A
Little Different." ad campaign featuring an array of recognizable
Northwest types. Appropriately, profile number 16 is the
"Roadside Chainsaw Woodcarver." The campaign aims to make us laugh
and connect our communities.
PEMCO Insurance, established in 1949, is a Seattle-based provider of
auto, home, boat, life, and umbrella insurance to Washington state
residents. PEMCO Insurance is sold by community agents throughout the state
and through PEMCO offices. For more
|SOURCE PEMCO Insurance|
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