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#DPC13: Social Media Contests and Prizes


Want to win an iPad Mini or $50 to a great Detroit restaurant? Participate in our social media contests leading up to the Detroit Policy Conference on February 28.

The Detroit Regional Chamber will administer two separate contests via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram through the end of February. Look for tweets utilizing the #DPC13 hashtag to signify information about the Conference and the contests.

The Future of Detroit

Description: Starting Monday, February 4, the Chamber will begin accepting responses to the question: “What do you think is the future of business in Detroit?”

How to enter: Answer the question “What do you think is the future of business in Detroit” in no more than 120 characters. Answers can be as general or specific as you would like. Responses and can be submitted the following ways:

  • Tweet (include tag @detroitchamber and #DPC13)
  • Facebook status (tag the Chamber and type the question)
  • Instagram photo and caption (follow the Chamber)

On Thursday, February 21, the four most creative and/or thought-provoking answers will be posted on the Chamber’s website, and the individuals will be notified as finalists. The grand prize winner will be decided by popular vote and announced on Wednesday, February 27.

Prize: The grand prize winner will receive an iPad Mini.

Past contest: Retweet Contest

Description: From Monday, January 14 through Friday, January 25 the Chamber will post multiple tweets with information about the Conference and instructions to retweet (“RT”) for a chance to win one of two weekly prizes.

How to enter: Simply RT the appropriate Chamber tweets for a chance to win. Every individual RT will count as an entry (Note: limited to one tweet per day). Winners will be randomly drawn before 5 p.m. on Friday, January 18 and Friday, January 25 via direct message on Twitter. Winners will have 48 hours to respond. Prizes will be available for pickup from the Chamber offices on the following Monday. Directions to the Chamber can be found here.

Prizes: Each week, one lucky contestant will win a $50 gift card to a member restaurant:

  • Friday, January 18: Fountain Bistro, located in Campus Martius
  • Friday, January 25: Joe Muer Seafood, located in the Renaissance Center

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  • Mattar
  • Interactive Communications Coordinator

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