Rose Parade

2015 Rose Parade
Do It Right... Call 811

After the huge success of DigAlert's first year in the Rose Parade. DigAlert is doing it again along with premier float builder, Fiesta Parade Floats.


Upper Row:

  • Princess Emily
  • Princess Veronica
  • Princess Mackenzie
  • Queen Madison
  • Princess Simona
  • Princess Bergen

Bottom Row:

  • Jim Schwilk, Vice President-DigAlert
  • Tim Estes, President-Fiesta Floats
  • R. Scott Jenkins, President-Tournament of Roses

DigAlert is proud to announce and recognize this years float co-sponsors:



Safe digging is everyone's responsibility

Float Riders

Cliff Meidl - Two-time Olympian and Team USA Flag Bearer.
Jim Schwilk - Vice President, DigAlert
Ryan White - Board Liaison, USA North 811
Collin Miyadi - Marketing Assistant, USA North 811
Claudette Campbell - President/CEO, Georgia 811
Rick Routh - Liaison Manager, Georgia 811
JD Maniscalco - Executive Director/CEO, Colorado 811
Carrie Maniscalco - Colorado 811

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Parade Fact Sheet

Parade Fact Sheet

2014 Rose Parade
Protecting Your Dream, Right in Your Own Backyard

2014 marks DigAlert's first year in the Rose Parade with hopes of many more to come. DigAlert worked closely with its float builder, Fiesta Parade Floats, to create the beautiful scene that demonstrates the need for safe digging. Safe digging is everyone's responsibility.


Upper Row:

  • Princess Jamie
  • Princess Sarah
  • Princess Katie
  • Queen Ana
  • Princess Elyssia
  • Princess Elizabeth
  • Princess Kayla

Bottom Row:

  • Tim Estes, President-Fiesta Floats
  • R. Scott Jenkins, President-Tournament of Roses
  • Jim Schwilk, Vice President-DigAlert

Float Riders

Gilbert Aceves - Technical Specialist Scientist-4, Southern California Edison
Craig Bishop - Senior Compliance Specialist, Kinder Morgan
Randy Charland - California Risk Director, UtiliQuest
Ryan Dove - Technical Advisor II - Gas Operations Services, Southern California Gas Company
John Foster - Facilities Location Manager, Eastern Municipal Water District
Marshall Johnson - Area Manager, Compliance & Cable Damage Prevention, AT&T
John McMahon - Civil Engineer Retired, LADWP
Jim Schwilk - Vice President, Underground Service Alert of Southern California (DigAlert)

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Parade Fact Sheet

Parade Fact Sheet