Cincinnati, OH (Vocus) May 4, 2010
The Miami Corporation,™ a leading distributor to the automotive, contract, and marine markets, kicks off summer with their Summer Envy Contest. The Summer Envy Contest, which begins in May, 2010 and is set to continue through October 31, 2010, will highlight the talented workmanship of customers with a $150 grand prize. The Miami Corporation hopes to provide customers with an opportunity to showcase their most inspirational projects across various market segments.
The Summer Envy Contest will consist of separate competitions each month highlighting a different market category. Participants simply take before and after pictures and either mail or email them in to The Miami Corporation to qualify. Employees of The Miami Corporation will choose the top ten entries and post them on the company website the last week of each month. Voting is open for all registered shoppers the last week of each month and the winner is declared by popular vote. The winner will receive a $150 monetary prize, exposure from The Miami Corporation website, and promotional tools for their personal use. In addition all top ten finalists will receive various prizes.
A list of market categories for the competition is as follows:
- May is dedicated to the awning market. For those who have created a masterpiece in their own right, all are eligible to win. All entries are welcome, no matter the size of the job; it's quality that counts.
- The month of June is devoted to boat interiors. Whether it's screaming with originality or keeps with classic tones; everyone has their own taste and this is no exception. The judges are as diverse as they come so applicants need only to choose their best work and get it entered in the competition.
- Outdoor furniture is the chosen segment for July. The Miami Corporation is looking for unique pieces that may require some pattern making. It can be done and with plenty of skill out there, even the transitional pieces that work both in and outdoors will be showing up across the U.S. As long as it's made with The Miami Corporation's outdoor furniture fabric lines, it qualifies.
- August is dedicated to the automotive interior market. Whether it's a hot rod or classic antique, people love them, so all upholsterers are encouraged to explore the unimaginable and get noticed.
In later months, additional categories will be covered. Among those included will be boat covers and enclosures along with a month dedicated to miscellaneous items. The intention of the miscellaneous category is to attract everything from outrageous to the ingenious.
To be eligible, participants must be a registered shopper with The Miami Corporation. Simply call 800-543-0448 or visit them online at http://www.miamicorp.com. Additional details, along with rules and restrictions can also be found on the website.