Consumer Contest Grand Prize Winner Takes Home 52 $100 Save Mart Gift Cards

Modesto, Calif., August 13, 2013 – Save Mart Supermarkets, exclusive grocery sponsor of Hot August Nights, presented the nine finalists of their Groceries for a Year contest with grocery bags filled with Hot August Nights sponsor products on the main stage at the Grand Sierra Resort last Saturday evening. The finalists represented each Save Mart store from Nevada.

Save Mart’s President and COO, Steve Junqueiro, had each finalist find and open the envelope inside their grocery bag to reveal the grand prize winner. Fred Jarret from Sparks, NV won the Grand Prize of groceries for a year valued at $5,200. The remaining store finalists received a $100 gift card along with their grocery bag.

The remaining eight finalists are:

Robert Avica, Carson City, NV; Diane Cerruti, Minden, NV; Anita Silliker, Carson City, NV; Cynthia Peck, Reno, NV; Rod Sloan, Reno, NV; Terri Bond, Reno, NV; Martina Beatty, Reno, NV; Laura Marks, Sparks, NV

About Save Mart Supermarkets

Save Mart Supermarkets, a California corporation, owns and operates 226 stores in Northern California and Northern Nevada under the Save Mart, S-Mart Foods, Lucky, Maxx Value Foods, and FoodMaxx banners. Headquartered in Modesto, Calif. since the company was founded in 1952, Save Mart Supermarkets has always believed in supporting local suppliers and producers, and is actively engaged with the charities and causes of the communities where its stores do business. For more information on the stores of Save Mart Supermarkets, please visit,, and