Moving and storage company provides PODSÂ® containers to support local arts
Online PR News – 07-August-2013 – (LEXINGTON, K.Y.) â€“ Aug. 06, 2013 â€“ – PODS Lexington, a moving and storage company, has stepped up to the stage by donating two reliable PODS containers for the Kentucky Conservatory Theatreâ€™s 2013 SummerFest, an outdoor theatre festival which brings Shakespeare, literary classics and musical theatre together. This yearâ€™s featured plays are â€śPeter Panâ€ť and â€śA Chorus Line.â€ť
PODS Lexington donated the use of a safe and secure PODS container that served as an on-site staging ground for the theatre volunteers and equipment. The donation from PODS Lexington will help save the theatre company much needed dollars in moving and storage logistics.
â€śWe are proud to support the arts and donate our logistical support for the Kentucky Conservatory Theatre's Summerfest,â€ť said Ken Kocon, co-owner of PODS Lexington. â€śWe believe in giving back to the community and itâ€™s great to see so many talented individuals come together to express themselves on stage.â€ť
According to the Kentucky Conservatory Theatre, more than 3,500 attendees have experienced the excitement of this yearâ€™s Shakespeare in the Park.
"Our sponsors play a vital role in maintaining the stability of the Kentucky Conservatory Theatre. Without sponsors, productions like Summerfest would not be possible,â€ť said Wesley Nelson, executive director for Kentucky Observatory Theatre. â€śWe would especially like to thank PODS Lexington for not only making this year's Summerfest possible, but an incredible success as well."
For more information about the charities PODS Lexington supports, visit: https://www.facebook.com/PODSLexington and â€ślikeâ€ť the page.
About PODS Lexington
Opened in 2004, PODS Lexington is the leading provider of moving and storage services to individuals and business in the Lexington Bluegrass region of Kentucky.
Owners, David and Ken Kocon, have over 35 years of combined business experience. PODS Lexington is a leading corporate citizen and the Kocons support their local community with donations of PODSÂ® containers to charitable organizations and community events throughout the year.
Founded in 1998, PODS currently provides moving and storage services to a population of more than 250 million consumers and businesses, in 48 U.S. states, Canada, Australia and the UK, through its company-owned and independent franchise network. To date, the PODS network has completed more than 400,000 long-distance relocations, exceeded 2.0 million deliveries and has over 145,000 PODSÂ® containers in service.
About Kentucky Conservatory Theatre
It is our mission to creatively cultivate and stimulate emotional and artistic enrichment throughout our region by providing professional training and performance platforms for artists and audiences of all ages. KCT's primary goals can be best explained in three simple words: EDUCATE! ENTERTAIN! ENGAGE! We proudly accomplish this by producing a series of diverse opportunities throughout the year
- The Conservatory: Our educational program which is designed to offer professional training to students in the field of theatre arts.
- SummerFest: Our summer outdoor theatre festival which brings Shakespeare, literary classics, and musical theatre to the masses.
- Studio Season: Our new program of indoor Spring and Fall productions that allow us to complete our hope for providing year round theatrical opportunities.
Whether you are a performer, student, designer, parent, patron, or all of the above we ask you join us in our efforts to bring education and live theatre to Lexington.