Timex Group Canada begins online contest
By Adnews Staff
Timex Group Canada of Markham, ON has begun a new online contest at <http://www.timexstories.ca>. To enter, visitors must submit a story about how the dependability or durability of their Timex wristwatch. Stories submitted will be posted to the website for public voting. The company will select a winner from among the ten stories that receive the most votes. That winner will receive a trip to either Paris, St. Lucia or Costa Rica. Participants can also win one of five random draws for a $200 discount on a Timex watch. Visitors who vote will also be entered into a draw for one on five prize packages. The contest will run until late June. "Timex has a long and rich heritage of providing Canadians some of the most dependable and durable timepieces ever created," said Adam Mintz, brand manager at Timex Group Canada. "For years now people have been quietly sending us their stories of how their Timex kept them on time, helped them find their way home or just wouldn't stop working. We wanted to create a forum for both long time users and new users alike to talk about their adventures and see just how far other Canadians have taken their favourite Timex timepiece."