Verving.com Sponsors 'Get More Out of Life' Essay Contest

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Verving.com, a web portal that highlights the very best of the web for topics of interest to Baby Boomers, is sponsoring an essay contest called "Get More Out of Life".

Verving.com, a web portal that highlights the very best of the web for topics of interest to Baby Boomers, is sponsoring an essay contest called "Get More Out of Life". Starting September 15, 2008 and ending October 15, 2008, the contest encourages Boomers to share their stories about what inspires them to enjoy life to the fullest. Winning entries will be posted at Verving.com on October 30th, 2008.

Authors of nine winning essays will receive the following inspirational books that show Baby Boomers how to get the most out of life:

  • Three First Place winners will receive a signed copy of "ChefMD's Big Book of Culinary Medicine" by John La Puma, MD, FACP.
  • Three 2nd Place winners will receive a signed copy of "Learning Later, Living Greater: The Secret for Making the Most of Your After-50 Years" by Nancy Merz Nordstrom, M.Ed.
  • Three 3rd Place winners will receive a copy of "You're Only Young Twice; 10 Do Overs to Reawaken Your Spirit" by Dr. Ronda Beaman.

Entries may be up to 500 words and must be received no later than October 15, 2008. More details about the contest and its rules can be found at (http://www.verving.com).

"Verving knows that today, more than ever, people are doing amazing, inspiring, things with their lives. We want to share those stories in hopes of inspiring even more people to "Get More Out of Life," stated Melissa Parrish, CEO and Founder of Verving.com. "Although Boomers range from 44 to 62 years of age, they tend to be an energized segment of our society with very proactive lifestyles. We look forward to finding inspiration and motivation through their individual stories."

Verving.com features links to high quality reviewed web content relevant to the discerning visitor who wants to find topics quickly and safely. Highly trained reviewers at Verving.com pre-screen all link suggestions in each subject area and provide thumbnail summaries that further refine possible search choices. Users ratings can also be added to increase the value of the information.

About Verving:
Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, Verving, Inc. is the company supporting the Verving.com website. The company is staffed by a team of talented individuals focused on helping users to become better Internet surfers. Verving is particularly directed at the largest and most affluent group online: an estimated 44 million Boomers, with an annual spending power of more than $1 trillion. At the site, users can search within seven interest areas: Body, Mind and Soul; Travel & Leisure; Family & Friends; Finance & Law; Community Involvement; Shopping, and News & Events. In addition to web guidance, Verving also provides social networking through discussion groups, user comments and other member involvement. For more information, please contact mailto:info@verving.com.

Verving.com is a registered trademark of Verving, Inc. All other brand and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

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Greg Lynott
Lynott & Associates
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Melissa Parrish
Verving
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