Pet Owners Have More Chances to Win in Second Annual Most Valuable Pet Contest
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Think your dog or cat has what it takes to win BISSELL Homecare, Inc.’s Most Valuable Pet (MVP) Contest? Your fellow pet lovers will have the final say! Beginning Jan. 1 through March 27, 2009, pet lovers can submit photos of their pets for a chance to win the title of Most Valuable Pet and be featured on BISSELL pet product packaging.
“Last year’s MVP Contest was a huge success, and we’re adding even more excitement for
2009,” says Jim Krzeminski, BISSELL's executive vice president of product development,
The grand-prize winner will be featured nationally on a BISSELL pet product’s packaging; in
addition, the pet’s “parents” will win the opportunity to donate $10,000 from BISSELL to the pet cause of their
choice. New to this year’s contest, four
To help pet parents stack the deck in favor of their beloved pet, BISSELL is encouraging
them to do some campaigning! The company created a series of custom widgets that can be uploaded to blogs and social
media Web sites to help win votes and promote a favorite pet. During the 2008 contest, viral marketing efforts
helped pets earn more
Brewster, a Bernese mountain dog from Anchorage, Ala., was the grand-prize winner in 2008 and was featured nationally on the Pet Hair Eraser Vacuum packaging. Brewster received a Pet Hair Eraser Vacuum cleaner for his “parents” and made a $10,000 donation from BISSELL to the Peoria Park District to be used in the construction of a new dog park in Peoria, Ill.
For complete contest rules and more information on BISSELL’s complete line of pet-care products, visit BISSELL's Web site.
About BISSELL Homecare, Inc.
A 132-year-old company, Grand Rapids-based BISSELL Homecare, Inc., is a