Since our inception we have received a lot of terrific feedback and suggestions for our site from women around the country, and we thought that it would be fun to have them come up with their own 'Because' statements
Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) October 14, 2009
Delamina, the new fine jewelry and fashion marketplace that connects designers and discerning women while hand inspecting and authenticating every piece, today announced a winner in its 'Make A Statement' ad campaign contest. The winning entry "Because I Have Always Colored Outside the Lines" was submitted by San Jose, California native, Sarah Hanoka.
"I am absolutely thrilled to have been named the winner in the contest and I am really looking forward to having some much need rest and relaxation time in a beautiful location," stated Hanoka. "I love that Delamina is all about encouraging women to value and take care of themselves, and I was excited about the contest from the start because it was just a fun way to reflect on all of the amazing that we do everyday."
The contest, which took place from March - August 2009, was widely promoted on the company's http://www.facebook.com/search/?q=http%3A%2F%2Fhttp://www.delamina.com&init=quick#/pages/wwwdelaminacom/37426702873?ref=search&sid=1341041114.3608601512..1 [Facebook __title__ Facebook]and Twitter pages, and received hundreds of entries from around the country. Contestants were asked to write a statement of no more than 15 words beginning with the word 'Because', and answering the question - Why should a woman buy jewelry for herself? A finalist was selected each month by the judging panel for consideration as the Grand Prize winner - a package including free round-trip airfare for two, luxury accommodations at El Rincon Del Pedregal resort, $500 cash and their concept included in Delamina's next ad campaign.
"Since our inception we have received a lot of terrific feedback and suggestions for our site from women around the country, and we thought that it would be fun to have them come up with their own 'Because' statements," stated Cheryl Black, COO. "We were looking for entries that embodied today's Delamina woman - smart, clever and sassy - and we are most pleased with the result."
Delamina features an initial set of 20 jewelry designers with approximately one-thousand pieces ranging in price from $200 to $300,000. They are currently actively seeking hot new designers who meet the highest quality standards.
Delamina is a new jewelry and fashion marketplace designed specifically for women to shop and play in an environment with direct access to top designers and information about the latest trends. Delamina was created with 3 things in mind: to be interesting and relevant for women, to validate and guarantee purchases, and to provide a sales and marketing platform for designers. Delamina was founded by Stephen Silver of S.H. Silver Co. Estate and Fine Jewelry in Menlo Park, CA which he founded in 1980 and Cheryl Black, a very female marketing and technology executive.
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