(PRWEB) March 31, 2007
ChickAdvisor co-founder Ali de Bold snagged 1st place at U-Pitch, a user generated content competition at the Interactive Content Exchange (ICE 2007) for her original street fashion concept, Where'd You Get That? The event took place on Wednesday March 21st at Toronto's Carlu Event Theatre. ChickAdvisor won $5,000 in development funds to produce their idea, which they plan to launch this summer.
ChickAdvisor social networking and shopping launched in September 2006, by husband and wife team, Alex and Ali de Bold. It is a user-generated website for women to rate the products and services we use every day. It features products and local services ratings across North America and has members all over the world.
Companies were given 3 minutes to present their concepts and were selected by a panel of industry experts hosted included:
- Maria Hale, VP Content Business Development, CHUM
- David Crow, VP Business Development, Radiant Core
- Cate McQuillen, Co-Owner, mememe productions
- James Lewis, Editor, Canadian New Media (Decima Reports)
The CHUM U-Pitch was hosted by CITY News New Media Specialist Amber MacArthur
ChickAdvisor.com is social shopping network based in Toronto, Canada. ChickAdvisor features 100% user generated reviews on everything from Makeup and Beauty Products to local Health Clubs and Hair Salons. Members can get widgets so that they can embed their favorite items or lists into their blogs, websites or MySpace accounts. It is the ultimate "Chick" community online. Love It, Share It, Rate It!