Chevron Products Company, a Chevron U.S.A. Inc. division, maker of the Delo® brand of technologically advanced engine oils, lubricants and coolants, today announced Associated Petroleum Products, Inc. (APP) as one of seven Grand Prize winners in its Great Outdoors Sales Contest. The contest, which rewards strong sales of select Delo products during Winter 2012/2013, ran from November 1, 2012 to January 30, 2013. Grand Prize winners are awarded a John Deere RSX850i Gator™ valued at $15,000. Headquartered in Tacoma, Washington, APP was founded in 1972 and continues to be family owned. The company focus and passion has always been serving its customers and community with high quality petroleum products and services. APP has grown into a major full-service provider of fuels, propane, and lubricants in the Northwest and the many varied markets across the United States. APP operates multiple locations in Western Washington, each featuring large quantities of above-ground fuel and lubricant storage facilities on-site. “The success of our business is closely tied with the success of our marketers,” said Jim Gambill, North America Commercial and Industrial Brands Manager, Chevron Products Company. “They serve as ambassadors for the Delo brand and play a vital role as educator and partner to their customers. Winning the Great Outdoors Sales Contest is a reflection of the strong relationships each winner has built with its customers. We want to congratulate Associated Petroleum Products for the exceptional work it does and for being a Grand Prize winner in this contest.” Seven Delo-branded John Deere Gator™ utility vehicles will be awarded during the contest. One winner will be selected from each of Chevron’s seven business areas – Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Northwest, Southwest and South Central US, and Canada. The Marketer in each business area with the highest number of points at the end of the contest, based on its purchases of qualifying Delo products, wins the Grand Prize.