Win a Billboard Marketing Contest

Valued up to $1,500.00!

Win a Billboard Marketing Contest

Allamakee County Economic Development and Tourism Commission is hosting a marketing contest for all of its members.

Two grand prize winners will receive free billboards in any major metropolitan area of their choice (ACED to pay up to $1,500), an engraved plaque and the business name will be added to the Award Plaque that is displayed at the ACED office.

Category One: For profit businesses or entrepreneurs
          Category Two: Municipality, utility or non-profit organization

The recipient must be a business, organization or municipality located in Allamakee County and an ACED member. The contest is open all ACED members.

HOW TO APPLY:
It's an easy three-step process to enter:


1.    Complete the contest application.     
                             
2.    Submit a two page write-up on why you should be selected, which needs to include:
               A. How this would assist your business.
               B. Why you should be selected.
               C. How this would benefit Allamakee County.
               D. What metro area is your target demographic and why.
               E. What are your major goals and outcomes if you do receive the billboard.
     
3.    Submit a rough draft/design of what your billboard will look like and information it will contain.


ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 4:30PM ON FRIDAY, February 27, 2015!
Deliver or mail completed entries to:
ACED
101 W. Main Street
Waukon, IA 52172

For complete rules and application, please click here.

Businesses and organizations may join ACED to enter contest but to be eligible, membership must be paid by February 27, 2015.
CLICK HERE FOR A MEMBERSHIP FORM!


Entries must be received at the ACED office by 4:30pm on Friday February 27th, 2015.



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Allamakee County Economic Development
101 W. Main Street
Waukon, IA 52172
Phone: 563.568.2624
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