Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores Lower the Boom on Country Music Festival


Family-Owned Company to Serve as Major Sponsor of Country Boom

Country Boom, LLC is proud to announce that Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores will be the major sponsor of the Country Boom music festival that will be held from July 11 – 13, 2019 at Maple Grove Venues in West Salem, WI. Country Boom will be featuring regional and national country music artists, food and beverages, camping, and a first class facility and venue that are unique in both size and amenities.

“Gerhard’s strong brand name, local presence and family ownership, coupled with its first class products, service and contributions to the community and regional economy, make it a perfect sponsor and fit for Country Boom,” stated Jon Holthaus, President and Co-Founder of Country Boom, LLC. Holthaus added, “Country Boom is fortunate to have Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores as our lead sponsor which will allow us to improve and enhance the experience of our guests, vendors, and artists while also generating funds for non-profit groups and helping make a difference in local and regional communities.”

Katie Poehling Seymour, Chief Operating Officer for Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores, stated that “Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores and Country Boom, LLC share the same mindset, commitment, and desire to create a positive, fun, and sustainable music festival that will be an economic and tourism driver for the region. We are excited to partner with Country Boom and the community in order to create a first class, signature event that will benefit local and regional businesses, non-profit organizations, and the culture of the region.”

Media Contacts

Jon Holthaus
President and Co-Founder of Country Boom
[email protected] / 608‑732‑6349 /

Jay Dalberg
Events Manager, Gerhard’s Kitchen and Bath Stores
[email protected] / 608‑304‑6037 /

Established in La Crosse, WI, First Supply is a regional distributor with 47 locations, including 28 distribution branches, 1 CDC and 18 Kitchen, Bath and Lighting stores in the upper Midwest. Founded in 1897, First Supply employs over 650 people, is a family-owned, single source provider of HVAC-R, Builder, Plumbing, Lighting, Waterworks, Industrial PVF, Pump, Well and Septic supplies.