1-800-HANSONS Announces End of Another Successful "Sing-a-Jing" Contest
Michigan and Ohio kids in grades K thru 8 submit hundreds of videos of themselves singing Hansons Windows jingle; online voting brisk and competitive
- Detroit, MI (1888PressRelease) December 02, 2011 - TROY, MI - 1-800-HANSONS has announced the close of their annual "Sing-a-Jing" contest, capping yet another successful online event.
The home improvement company, which has served Michigan and Ohio since 1988, opened the contest from September 26 to November 26, 2011. For those two months, Michigan and Ohio kids in grades K thru 8 were asked to submit videos of themselves singing the 1-800-HANSONS "Get It Done" jingle, a longtime staple.
The videos were uploaded and online voting determined the winners, which will be announced next week.
The child with the most online votes receives a $5,000 college savings bond and a $500 Toys R Us gift card. In addition, the winning child's school will receive $2,500 cash.
Two more kids will win consolation prizes.
Brian Elias, founder and president of 1-800-HANSONS, expressed his pleasure about the participation from kids, parents and schools.
"We had another fantastic collection of videos," Elias said. "I was very impressed by the creativity shown. And on behalf of 1-800-HANSONS, I want to thank all the kids, their parents, and the schools for participating with such enthusiasm."
The contest kicked off with a massive TV ad campaign, which was followed up by social media and website pleas.
1-800-HANSONS, based in Troy, MI, serves Michigan and Ohio and sells and installs replacement windows, siding, roofing, insulation and gutter guards. Their company website is www.hansons.com.
For more information about 1-800-HANSONS and interviews with Brian Elias, please contact Eaman Gaggos at 248.581.3030 ext. 2301.