How One Woman From Iowa Became the Face of the Women's Choice Award for the Overhead Door™ Brand
Overhead Door customers are more than just friendly faces, they're part of the Red Ribbon family and some of our greatest brand ambassadors. For this reason, it was a natural fit to make Erin Batten the face of our Women's Choice Award® .
"The Overhead Door™ Brand has earned the Women's Choice Award for 'America's Most Recommended National Garage Door Brand' for six consecutive years, proving to be a company women trust and highly recommend to family and friends," said Heather Meiner, Overhead Door Brand Manager. for . "It's a privilege to make Erin Batten the face of our award because she has been an advocate for the Overhead Door™ Brand in her community and is an actual customer."
Three years ago, Erin submitted a picture of her plain, white garage door into a "Before & After Facebook Contest" hosted by
Overhead Door Company of Cedar Rapids & Iowa City™. The grand prize was a beautiful, new wood-grain garage door from the Overhead Door™
"The garage door is the new front door, and we wanted to give one local family a chance to make a fantastic first impression," said Martin Fauchier, the Marketing Director of Overhead Door Company of Cedar Rapids & Iowa City™.
Out of more than 200 photo entries, Overhead Door Company of Cedar Rapids & Iowa City™ narrowed it down to ten finalists, and the winner was electronically selected. That winner was Erin Batten.
The installation of her new Thermacore® Model 199 V5 door in Walnut with Stockbridge windows and decorative hardware made Erin’s home the first on the block to break out of the “white garage door, no windows look” -- sending her home’s curb appeal through the roof.