Congratulations to our Hot Dog Selfie Contest Winners!
Melissa Houston, Anchorage, AK
Melissa wins an Airhead Ride–on Inflatable Toy, a $100 gift card for her favorite hot dogs and an NHDSC t-shirt
First runner up:
Rob Merlino, Natick, MA
Rob wins a $50 gift card for his favorite hot dogs and an NHDSC t-shirt
Second runner up:
Christy Bowman, Park Ridge, IL
Christy wins an NHDSC t-shirt
Thanks to all who submitted their selfies!
A photograph that one has taken of oneself, typically one taken with a smartphone or webcam and uploaded to a social media website.
The most inventive, unique, and distinctive selfie will have the chance to win amazing prizes.
Get your cameras ready!
The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) is celebrating National Hot Dog Month by calling on hot dog fans across America to snap a selfie featuring yourself and a delicious hot dog. Get creative! The most inventive, unique, and distinctive selfie will have the chance to win amazing prizes. Submit your selfie by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, by posting on our Facebook page or on Instagram using #HotDogMonthSelfie. All selfies must be submitted by noon on July 14, 2014. In your submission email, please provide your name, phone number and address.
How Winners will be Selected
A panel of judges from the National Hot Dog & Sausage Council will review submissions and select finalists. Finalists will be chosen based on personal creativity concerning the hot dog and the people featured in the picture. The finalists will be uploaded to the National Hot Dog Council Facebook fan page at 12pm Eastern Time on July 15, 2014. One grand prize and two runner-up prizes will be awarded. The grand prizes and runner-up prizes will be awarded for the pictures that receive the most votes between 12pm on July 15 and 12pm on July 22, Eastern Time. Winners will be notified by email and will have 30 days from notification to claim their prizes.
The grand prize winner will receive an Airhead Watersports Ride On Toy, a $100 gift card for their favorite hot dogs and an NHDSC t-shirt. First runner-up will receive a $50 gift card for their favorite hot dogs and an NHDSC t-shirt, and second runner-up will receive an NHDSC t-shirt. A national announcement of the winners will be made on National Hot Dog Day July 23, 2014.
For further information, contact Eric Mittenthal at 202-587-4238 or Tory Landon at 202-587-4201.