WELLAND, ON, Sept. 7, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Seaway Mall is celebrating back to school with "School's In!" - a video
contest where students compete for a grand prize of $250. With the new
school year in full effect, Seaway Mall recognizes that it's expensive
for students and parents and wants to help. "School's In!" is an online
video contest where contestants are able to submit a video plea for a
grand prize of a $250 Seaway Mall gift card. In addition, the runner-up
will receive a $100 gift card and third place will receive a $50 gift
"Back to school shopping can become very overwhelming and costly,"
states Michael Belcastro, President of Seaway Mall. "Here at Seaway, we
understand the additional expenses that occur and want to be able to
help out with a contest that is not only fun, but will also get
students excited for their return to school!"
Interested contestants, of all ages and from any school in Ontario, must
submit a 45-second video plea of why they need a back to school
upgrade. Contestants are required to discuss in the video which school
he/she attends, what back to school supplies they need (e.g. laptop,
clothes, etc.) and what they love most about Seaway Mall. Videos may be
submitted via email until September 12. On September 13, all videos
will be uploaded to the Seaway Mall Facebook page where followers will be able to "like" their favourite video, which
will also count as votes. Voting period will last until September 21
and the winner will be announced on Friday, September 23.
In addition to winning a $250 Seaway Mall gift card, the winner will
have their video posted on the Seaway Mall website and will also be
featured in the Seaway Mall e-blast as well as on the Mall's Facebook Page.
Throughout the submission period, 17 lucky contestants will also have a
chance to receive a $10 Seaway Mall gift card. Contestants are
encouraged to showcase their video plea in a creative manner. The more
creative the video, the more votes the video will receive.
All videos should be submitted to Seaway Mall at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit www.seawaymall.com or contact Customer Service at (905) 735-0697.
About Seaway Mall
Seaway Mall, centrally located in Welland, Ontario, provides exclusive
shopping options in a catchment area of more than120,000 residents. The
mall hosts a dynamic mix of 120 stores and services, from mass appeal
international brands to unique, independent specialty stores,
including: Zellers, Sears, Winners, Cineplex Odeon Theatre, a
large-format Shoppers Drug Mart, the largest Le Chateau in Niagara, and
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