JACKSONVILLE BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perseverance paid off for Peggy Walker of River Falls, Wisc., winner of the first HGTV Smart HomeSM Giveaway. Walker submitted daily entries during the sweepstakes period, and on Saturday, July 27, claimed a grand prize package valued at more than $900,000, including the fully furnished home in Jacksonville Beach, Fla., a 2013 GMC® Terrain® Denali® and $100,000. Walker’s winning entry was selected at random from more than 40 million received during the inaugural HGTV Smart Home Giveaway.
The HGTV Smart Home 2013 features products provided by national advertising partners including GMC, Bassett Furniture, Moen, Shaw Floors, ADT Security Services, Bush Brothers & Company, Quicken Loans, Garnier, The Sherwin-Williams Company, Tempur-Pedic Management, LLC., Trex Company, Inc., and Char-Broil.
America’s leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to almost 99 million U.S. households and the HGTV website, HGTV.com, the nation’s leading online home-and-garden destination that attracts an average of four million unique visitors per month. The brand also includes the HGTV HOME consumer products line which showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, soft goods and other home-oriented products, as well as HGTV Magazine, a new home and lifestyle publication published in partnership with Hearst Magazines.