Hicks Roofing: Veterans Roof Giveaway Winner

KENNESAW, Ga., Oct. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hicks Roofing, Inc. announces the winner of their roof giveaway contest for Active and Retired Military in the Atlanta metro area. The winner is former US Army Captain José Luis Vivanco, Sr. of Kennesaw Georgia.

José Luis Vivanco, Sr. was born in the communist country of Cuba. He came to the United States at a young age, 22. Shortly before his 23rd, birthday he joined forces with a team led to overthrow Fidel Castro in The Bay of Pigs Invasion April 17, 1961. Unfortunately, due to running out of ammunition he was captured along with fellow comrades and was held prisoner for 20 months until private businesses and citizens paid the Cuban regime $53 million in food and medicines for the release of the POWs. When he was freed, he joined the US Army and was given the rank of 2nd Lt. He then took his oath of citizenship of the United States of America on August 9, 1967, the same day he shipped to Vietnam, where he fought and served as second in command of an armored cavalry troop in the Northern sector of South Vietnam. He was honorably discharged with his last position as Captain, stationed in Ft. Hood, Texas.

It was an honor and privilege for Hicks Roofing to meet Jose and his family. "We are honored and so appreciative for José's service to our country and are excited to give José a new roof," said Jason M. Webb, Vice Chairman of Hicks Roofing.


About Hicks Roofing

Hicks Roofing is a family owned and operated business. Since 1980, their long history of customer satisfaction and traditional values has been coupled with modern techniques and business acumen making them the top commercial and residential roofing company in both the Atlanta metro area as well as Middle Georgia. Customer satisfaction is truly engrained in their everyday business behavior. Hicks Roofing puts their customers at the center of their business which allows them to give their customers an experience that is uniquely positive and satisfying. Their expertise is unrivaled in commercial roofing and residential roofing applications.

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