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    Express Employment Professionals Hosts the Express Clydesdales


    • -Express Employment Professionals is hosting the world-renown Express Employment Professionals Clydesdales at the Tulip Time Moederdag Market May 13th.

                Express will also take this opportunity to raise money for the Tulip Time organization, with a mission is to educate on Dutch heritage. The Clydesdales will be providing carriage rides, pictures and discussions with the handlers.  There will be a “ Color my Clydesdale” contest and Express Clydesdale stuffed toys available.

                “I look forward to providing this unique opportunity to the community and also taking advantage of this exciting time to benefit Tulip Time,” said Peggy Jacobs, Express franchise owner.

    Of a rare black and white color, the Express Employment Professionals Clydesdales stand six feet at the shoulders and weigh more than 2,000 pounds each. Their shoes are the size of dinner plates and weigh more than three pounds each.

    In addition to competing on a national stage, the Express Clydesdales of Express Employment Professionals have participated in some of the most recognized parades and promotional events in the world, including the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, the Tournament of Roses Parade, the Fiesta Bowl Parade, Orange Bowl Parade, Hollywood Parade, Calgary Stampede Parade, Kentucky Derby Pegasus Parade, the International Finals Rodeo and the Professional Bull Riders World Finals.

    The Clydesdales enjoyed a historic moment when they escorted Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge in North America at the Calgary Stampede in 2011.

    The Holland Express Employment Professionals franchise began operation in 2013 and serves the Ottawa and Allegan counties with permanent, long term opportunities specializing in the skilled trades. “Helping people find a career path with excellent companies is our main focus,” said Jacobs.

    The Holland office, located at 660 Chicago Drive and  is currently accepting applications.

    Call 616-499-2199 or visit our website at www.expressproslakeshore.com for other local Express Clydesdale events.


    About the Express Clydesdales

    The Express Clydesdales have achieved a world-class reputation by competing on the international stage and doing good things in local communities as ambassadors on behalf of Express Employment Professionals. From chauffeuring the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate, during their visit to Calgary to the Tournament of Roses Parade, the Express Clydesdales make nearly 200 appearances across North America each Year.


    About Express Employment Professionals

    Express is on a mission to put a million people to work annually. In 2017, the company generated $3.4 billion in sales and employed a record 540,000 people. For more information, visit www.expressproslakeshore.com