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Patten Power Systems, a Caterpillar Dealer, Supports Rockin for the Troops, July 19

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Patten Cat, considered a Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military®, remains committed to the growth of military workers and families by partnering with Rockin' for the Troops as a Three Star Sponsor and main provider of rental power equipment.

Elmhurst, IL (PRWEB) July 18, 2014

Having just set up thrity-three light towers, two 400kW generators, six additional generators of various sizes and miles of distribution cables at Cantigny Park, Patten Power Systems will be announced as a Three Star Sponsor of Rockin for the Troops. This premiere troop support concert plans to reach a sell-out crowd of 11,000 and Patten Power Systems, the local Caterpillar Dealer is proud to partner, yet again, with an organization dedicated to service men and women.

This ninth annual concert on July 19 features award-winning, critically acclaimed actor Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band as the evening headliner. Patten Power Systems will be behind the scenes making this event possible. The family-friendly event will also have a family activity area, food and beverage vendors, as well as patriotic items for sale.

In March 2014, Patten Cat was nominated as a Most Valuable Employers for Military Finalist by CivilianJobs.com due to their outstanding efforts to attract and hire those who have served in the Military. From recruiting to training and retention, Patten connects military-experienced job seekers with open career positions and now, connects military families to a night of fun at Cantigny Park.    

We believe that veterans represent some of the very best talent in the country, and we're proud to be the employer of choice for many who have served and who continue to serve, says President of Patten Cat, Garrett Patten.

Pattens involvement in Rockin for the Troops exemplifies their commitment to corporate citizenship and they are honored to be able to work together with organizations that promote the well being of military families.

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About Rockin for the Troops: The ninth annual concert event lineup includes The Voices, a Motown Tribute Band; Audio Adrenaline, a Christian Rock Band as the afternoon headliner; and The Sempletons who will be performing original music and rock favorites.

The family-friendly event will also have a family activity area, food and beverage vendors, as well as patriotic items for sale. This years event will be held on Saturday, July 19 at Cantigny Park in Wheaton, IL. Gates open at 12 pm, with main stage entertainment beginning at 2:30 pm. Please visit RockinForTheTroops.org for additional details about the event.

About Patten Power Systems: Patten Industries, Inc. (Patten Cat) is the authorized Caterpillar® dealer for 17 Counties of Northern Illinois and 2 Counties in Northwest Indiana. Our goal is to provide you with premium products and solutions at a great value in order to make you successful and maximize your uptime. Patten Cat is headquartered on a 20-acre campus in Elmhurst, IL, with branch locations in Joliet, Oglesby and Rockford, IL as well as Hammond, IN. In addition to our state-of-the-art equipment, Patten Power Systems offers fully integrated, value-added services, including site surveys, transportation and logistics, customized installation and operation, fuel service and Caterpillar-trained technicians for every event we power. To learn more visit pattenpower.com.

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