- Aspiring Canadian sportscasters are invited to "get their start" through
Gillette DRAFTED: The Search for Canada's Next Sportscaster
- Viewers will once again play a part in deciding the winner
- Visit Drafted.ca to find out more
TORONTO, March 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Score and Gillette today announce
that Gillette DRAFTED: The Search for Canada's Next Sportscaster is
returning for season 5. Canadian sports fans are invited to give it
their all as they audition for the job of a lifetime - a one year
contract with The Score as its newest sportscaster as well as a one
year spokesperson contract with Gillette in Canada.
Kicking off May 4th in Halifax, the Gillette DRAFTED audition crew will hit the road in
search of Canada's freshest face in sports broadcasting. And following
the month-long Canada-wide search, 24 hopefuls will be invited to
compete for one of six coveted finalist spots on the upcoming season of
"We're extremely excited about partnering with Gillette to bring back
Gillette DRAFTED for a 5th season," says Greg Sansone, Vice President, The Score Television
Network. "And, once again, we'll be inviting viewers to have their say
and cast their vote which will make things that much more interesting."
Gillette DRAFTED hopefuls can apply online or audition in person at the
following locations across Canada:
May 4-5: Halifax Shopping Centre
May 11-12: Market Mall (Calgary)
May 25-26: Metropolis @ Metrotown (Vancouver)
June 1-2: Toronto Eaton Centre
"There's no debate that Gillette DRAFTED has uncovered a wealth of
talent in Canada over the last four seasons," says Rob Chambers, Brand
Manager, Gillette Canada. "We've helped give the past winners a great
start to their careers and we're looking forward to welcoming a new
face to the Gillette Canada family."
For more information about Gillette DRAFTED, visit Drafted.ca and visit Gillette on Facebook to learn about Gillette's grooming
And to stay up-to-date on everything DRAFTED, follow:
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live event programming in more than 6.8 million homes across Canada.
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SOURCE: The Score
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