Oakdale, Minn., Feb. 2, 2011— This Valentine’s Day, with just a photo and a song, you can celebrate the people you love most while showing the world that your family values time together. Be it a family snapshot next to a sand castle built on vacation, a fond moment from the recent winter holidays, or a hilarious photo of a food-covered kid, your family memory could win big with Memorex and ModernMom!
Top 5 Family Anthems
1. “We are family” – Pointer Sisters
2. “We will rock you” – Queen
3. “We are the champions” – Queen
4. “Let’s get it started” – Black Eyed Peas
5. “Girls just wanna have fun” – Cyndi Lauper
* Question: If your family had an anthem, what would it be?
Starting Feb. 1, enter the WeTime Family Valentine Photo Contest for the chance to win Memorex Signature Audio Series products available at Best Buy, Fry’s and Amazon.com. Simply post your favorite family WeTime photo and anthem to ModernMom.com for the opportunity to win.
“Memorex is thrilled to host the first WeTime Family Valentine Photo Contest with ModernMom,” said Jess Walton, Memorex global brand director, Imation Corp. “Most families have large digital photo libraries and share these memories online and via social networks. In celebration of Valentine’s Day, families can submit their WeTime moments to win our favorite Memorex audio products to help them get up and groove while doing something they already enjoy – sharing pictures and memories of the people they love most.”
According to the 2011 Memorex WeTime survey*, 98 percent of families have a digital photo collection and 1 in 3 parents enjoy sharing those photos online. The photos parents are most likely to share via websites or social networks* are vacation photos (52 percent), holiday photos (48 percent) and everyday fun photos (44 percent).
HOW TO ENTER
The Contest runs Feb. 1-28, 2011. To enter, upload your favorite family photo and your family’s anthem to the ModernMom website (www.modernmom.com) or Memorex’s Facebook Fan Page (www.facebook.com/memorexfans). Your photo and anthem will be available for ModernMom and Facebook Fans to vote on through Feb. 28.
HOW TO WIN
Once you’ve entered your photo and anthem, encourage your friends and family to vote for your submission at ModernMom.com. The four photos with the most votes at the end of the Contest will win Memorex prizes. One grand prize winner will receive the full line of Memorex Signature Audio Series products. Three runners up will win a Memorex PartyCube™ Sound System. Votes may be cast Feb. 1-28, 2011.
Official contest rules may be found at https://psbpr.box.net/shared/2ju5d8z1bk
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR MEDIA
For detailed product information, hi-res photos and demo units, please contact Laudan Sakizadeh at firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Memorex conducted an online survey of 1,010 parents (men and women ages 25-54 with at least one child under age 18 living in their home) from Dec. 13-15, 2010. The nationwide sample was obtained by Research Now. No estimates of theoretical sampling error can be calculated; a full methodology is available.
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