Grand Marshalls Choice

GRAND ISLAND, NE – October 15th, 2019 Amur Equipment Finance (AmurEF) won First Place prize in the business class for the company’s float entry in this year’s Harvest of Harmony parade. AmurEF’s float was further recognized by being named Grand Marshall’s Choice. The annual parade began in 1938 and has become one of the most anticipated events of the year. Organized by the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce, the Harvest of Harmony parade boasts over 200 groups, including on average, 75 marching bands from around the state participating in the event.

“We are absolutely delighted our float won first place and that it was named Grand Marshall’s Choice,” said Jackie Havel, AmurEF Vice President of Human Resources. “The Harvest of Harmony parade is a wonderful community celebration and opportunity for our employees to demonstrate their pride. Many long hours are spent designing and building the float, so it goes without saying that this recognition is truly special to our entire team.”

In 1996, the Harvest of Harmony parade set a Guinness Book world record for the most marching bands in a parade – 130 to be exact. AmurEF’s float entry won first place prize in 2017 and runner up in 2018.



About Amur Equipment Finance, Inc.

Amur Equipment Finance is a Top Five nationally ranked independent commercial equipment finance provider and a certified Great Place to Work®, dedicated to ensuring that its customers and employees around the nation are equipped to grow and succeed. AmurEF offers customized capital financing programs that draw on its uniquely expansive expertise in the world’s most essential industries – from transportation and technology to manufacturing and medicine – to support its network of over 15,000 vendors and other partners.

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