The 2009 Grey Cup Festival has contracted Sport Fan Connect (http://sportfanconnect.com) to drive social media awareness through a number of online contests that implement Twitter, Flickr photos and YouTube videos. Each of these contests utilize social tools that make it easy to share information and connect with other Grey Cup fans across the country; encouraging fans to share their experiences. A number of great prizes are available to be won including tickets to the 2010 Grey Cup game in Edmonton and 2009 Grey Cup Festival merchandise packages. For more information on all the online contests visit http://greycupfanconnect.com
“The Grey Cup has a long history and there have been many memorable moments over the years,” says Sheldon Lachambre – 2009 Grey Cup Festival – Director of Marketing and Media Relations “Some people have been coming to the Grey Cup Festival religiously for 20+ years, and every CFL fan has a Grey Cup game memory that is special to them!”
“These Grey Cup memories and the connection CFL fans have with each other is what makes the Grey Cup Festival such a special event. Therefore we felt it was important to implement a social media strategy and to showcase how the 2009 Grey Cup Festival connects CFL fans from East to West.”
For more information on Sport Fan Connect visit: http://sportfanconnect.com
About Sport Fan Connect
Sport-Fan Connect provides social media consulting, training, strategy, online contest implementation and video production to help improve the connection between Sports and their Fans while adding value for clients, fans and sponsors.
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