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Quote[/b] ]Hello,My name is Rick I recently started my own LCC about a month ago. I have been looking at your website for about 2 months now and love it there are alot of helpful tips. I am currently mowing 3 yards bi weekly and would love more clients so I'm asking for your help... I need a professional logo and decals would be great for my truck. I am starting to mow one active duty military lawn for free per month. I was in the Army for 6 yrs and know how much it would help out if I was deployed. I hope to get more local LLC to do the same. Thanks for all you do and I hope to be Gopher Hauled soon.Thanks,Rick
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Rick,

Have you looked through our logo collection here to see if anything caught your eye?

Also I was wondering, didn't you say you were injured during your military duty? Did you receive a Purple Heart? If so, do you know if anyone ever uses such information in their business marketing? It's a great human story.
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I was injured, I tore my ACL in my right knee had surgery and was out for a good 6 months of just therapy....happy to say that I am alive and well now but no purple heart. I do let people know on my advertising that I am a local vet....dont know if it really helps tho!
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Well, I am very happy to hear you are ok now I think it would be very interesting to include your military background history in your marketing. I think it helps you reach out and connect with the potential customer. Do you have any pictures of you serving in the military?
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Please share some with us when you can! Have you reviewed our logo collection to see if anything caught your eye?
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