As part of Lochinvar Corp’s updated VIP Contractor Program, those who submit information and pictures of their recent KNIGHT boiler installations have a chance to win a $250 gift card to Cabela’s or Bass Pro Shops. One winner is selected each month by a panel of Lochinvar judges, and the most impressive project of the heating season will award one grand-prize winner the choice between a floor standing KNIGHT KBN080 boiler, a wall-mount KNIGHT WBN080 boiler or a Dell laptop computer equipped with KNIGHT Boiler SMART SYSTEM PC software.

The following VIP Contractors - having been chosen as monthly winners for November, December and January - are in the running for the grand prize:

  • Joe DiBacco of Comfort Zone Heating & Cooling Inc (N. Billerica, Mass.).


  • Ken Tingey of Tingey Plumbing & Heating Inc (Murray, Utah).


  • Paul Rohrs of Biggerstaff Radiant Solutions (Lincoln, Neb.).

Winners of the VIP Contractor Showcase Contest will be chosen through April 2008, and interested participants can enter at As entrants must be VIP contractors to participate, details about joining the program can be found at As in previous years, VIP Contractors with the highest KNIGHT sales will be awarded Lochinvar’s Nashville Experience; not only will six top-selling VIP Contractors and their guests enjoy an all-expense-paid trip to Nashville for the Nationwide Series Race on June 7th, but six additional winners will be given the same VIP treatment July 12th for the Indy Car Race. Both events will be held at the Nashville Speedway. In addition, VIP Contractors have the opportunity to connect with potential customers by submitting a free, customizable company listing on, which allows prospective customers to easily locate a VIP Contractor in their area and helps contractors grow their businesses.