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GUSPRO NEWS

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ICE KING 

becomes Official Sponsor of Curl BC.    

                                                                                

Chatham, March 28, 2016 – Ice King is pleased to announce that they have partnered with Curl BC and Curling Quebec this season and are now the Official Distributor to both federations for the next three years.

“We here at Ice King are very proud to have been able to partner up with two very successful curling associations this season and we look forward to growing our relationships with both organizations over the coming years,” said Ice King’s Sales and Marketing Manager Al Moon when asked about the company’s involvement in Canada’s competitive curling community.

 

Ice King designs and manufactures Ice Scrapers and Profiling Equipment for Curling Rinks worldwide.  
Find the full press release here.                                                                                            
         

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ICE KING

becomes Official Sponsor of CQ. For the full press release click here
 

 Montreal, October 14, 2015 - Curling Quebec is extremely proud to announce that Ice King is now an official sponsor of the federation.  Both parties have agreed to a three-year agreement.

Ice King, a division of Guspro Inc., is a pioneer in curling equipment specialized in the fabrication of ice scrapers and blade sharpening.  Curling Quebec’s ice technicians will therefore benefit, for the duration of the agreement, from the equipment and the expertise of the entire Ice King team.

 "It is an honour for Curling Quebec to have Ice King as a new partner for the next three seasons," says Marc-André Robitaille, Executive Director of Curling Quebec. "They share our vision of the importance of providing elite competitors and everyday participants with optimal ice conditions at all times." 

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GUSPRO (Blademaster

Blademaster (Guspro) Expands into Curling Market through Acquisition of Ice King™. For the full press release click here.

January 22, 2014 – Guspro Inc. announced today that it has acquired Ice King, makers of ice maintenance equipment for use in curling rinks. Guspro will manufacture the Ice King product line at its headquarters in Chatham, Ontario. "Ice King is known for their outstanding curling equipment and impeccable customer service. We're very excited to continue that tradition under the Guspro umbrella," said Brian Sunnen, Vice President of Guspro.

Guspro will continue to operate the business under the Ice King brand name, which traces back to 1968 and the invention of the first curling ice scraping machine by Harry Mather in London, Ontario. "This transition will facilitate Ice King's advancement of ice making technologies, and we're pleased that the company will carry on in capable hands. Our customers will certainly benefit from Guspro's R&D capabilities, global reach and eight decades of manufacturing expertise," said Cindy Kortebein, former CEO of Ice King™.