Virgin Mobile's On The House will bring campus clubs together to compete
head-to-head for up to $50,000 in cash and killer prizes
TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2011 /CNW/ - Think you've got the best club on
campus? Get ready to prove it. Starting today, Virgin Mobile's On The
House is on a mission to find the best university or college group in
Canada and hook them up with cash and prizes. All the goods are on the
house from Virgin Mobile - and there's up to $50,000 in stuff to be
Virgin Mobile is on the hunt to find clubs at colleges and universities
that want to build their school rep and know how to rule the social
media world! Competing clubs will have a chance to score sweet prizes,
like tech goodies from Samsung and, of course, some cold hard cash.
"We're all about giving our Virgin Mobile Members awesome benefits, so
we've created a program for students to bring more benefits to their members," said Andrew Bridge, Director, Brand & Communications, Virgin
Mobile. "Whether it's sports, academics, or just plain ol' fun, the
students who step up for our On The House challenge have a shot to show
off why they're the best and walk away with prizes and cash to prove
Let The Games Begin!
For students who think they've got what it takes to win, the key to
success is doing more than just setting up an account - they'll have to
let the world know exactly why their campus group reigns supreme.
Getting started is easy, but winning the challenge is broken down into
Head online and create your profile at virginmobile.campusperks.ca. Then it's time to get social and earn the most votes for their group's
online profile. Being creative and reaching out online might make the
difference that puts a club (and school) on top!
Once the voting has wrapped up on October 16, we'll narrow the list down
to the top clubs from the most engaged schools. These finalists will
compete head-to-head in Virgin Mobile's On The House Campus Race - an interactive race pitting club against club in crazy challenges
with a Virgin Mobile twist! The winning club from each school will get
more than $5,000 worth of prizes and the instant cred of being the best
club on their campus.
Finally, it's time to choose the best of the best! From their online
buzz to how they take on the challenges in the campus race, each of the
finalists will be scored to see who's #1. The grand prize winner across
all campuses will be named on Thursday, November 10th and walk away
with more than $10,000 worth of prizes - including a cash sponsorship.
To find out more about how to get your campus group signed up to Virgin
Mobile's On The House, head to virginmobile.campusperks.ca.
About Virgin Mobile Canada
Virgin Mobile Canada rewards, entertains and connects like no one else,
delivering the hottest phones on the hottest 4G network. Virgin Mobile
Members also get access to must-see events, global roaming and
award-winning service. 91% of Members would also recommend Virgin
Mobile to a friend.
The Virgin Mobile group of companies has attracted more than 15 million
customers worldwide. Virgin Mobile phones are available at more than
4,000 locations nationally including The Source, Virgin Mobile retail
locations and additional retail partners. Virgin Mobile products can
also be purchased online at www.virginmobile.ca or by calling 1-888-999-2321. Get personal with Virgin Mobile Canada on
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SOURCE Virgin Mobile Canada
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