Bangkok, Thailand (PRWEB) June 8, 2009
ibis Hotels today issued a final call for votes in the first stage of the search for an ibis idol 2009. Voters have until June 18 to select their favorite contestant and enter a draw to win free accommodation in red-hot coastal resorts in Thailand.
Every person who votes at "http://www.ibisidol-thailand.com" automatically enters a competition to win one of one hundred nights of accommodation in Samui and Pattaya, courtesy of ibis Hotels.
ibis idol is the search for a young, stylish, outgoing and smart individual to represent the ibis Hotels brand. With more than 1,900 registered contestants, ibis is looking to the public to help decide who should progress to the next stage of the competition and stand a chance of winning ibis idol 2009.
Following the results of the public vote, the fifty most popular contestants will proceed to the second stage where they will be interviewed on June 19 and 20. The 12 top interviewed contestants will progress to the final round of the competition where one will be crowned ibis idol 2009.
The winner of ibis idol will enjoy a year long, cool lifestyle that millions can only dream of. The package includes a one month stint as a superstar VJ Rookie on Channel V, a year of free hotel accommodation, a personal fashion shoot, a dedicated personal portfolio and a holiday in Korea.
The ibis idol 2009 winner will also enjoy a 10,000 baht monthly salary for one year alongside the taste of fame.
Voters should visit "http://www.ibisidol-thailand.com" and select their favorite contestant based on the videos and photos on the website. All voters will enter a draw to win one of one hundred stays in Samui and Pattaya absolutely free.
Full details of ibis idol can be found at "http://www.ibisidol-thailand.com". To keep up to date with news from the competition, visit the Hi5 group at http://ibisidol.hi5.com or follow the competition's official Twitter feed at http://twitter.com/ibis_idol.
ibis, the worldwide economy hotel brand of the Accor group, offers consistent quality accommodation and services in all its hotels, for the best local value: a well-designed and fully-equipped en-suite bedroom, major hotel services available 24/7 and a wide choice of on-site food and beverage options. The quality of the ibis standard has been recognized by the International Organization for Standardization certification ISO 9001 since 1997. ibis is also the world's first hotel chain to demonstrate its environmental commitment through securing the ISO 14001 certification, which has already been awarded to nearly one third of its hotels.
Established in 1974, ibis is the European leader and one of the first economy hotel chains in the world, with nearly 90,000 rooms and 790 hotels in 39 countries, including 5 in Thailand.
For additional information, please visit http://www.ibishotel.com
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