We're excited about the BetaBox spaces services at Design Box to provide an opportunity for startups, entrepreneurs and those who are looking to escape the coffee shop or home office a place to work. Fellow Design Box member Jon Williams of shovemedia is so excited he's launching a "What would you do with 30 days of free coworking" contest. Watch the contest video below and submit your ideas to shovemedia at gmail dot com.
The contest ends Friday, September 17 at 11:59 P.M. Good luck to everyone and for more information about coworking at Design Box visit our Work Here page or contact [...]
It's good to see local startups working together! Originally posted on TriOut's blog
Since we launched back in February one of our goals has been to work with local businesses to offer a check-in learderboard contest each month. Previous contest have included working with Empire Eats, Arrichion Hot Yoga , Golden Corral and today we’re excited to announce that TriOut has partner with the Durham startup Shoeboxed for a top 5 check-in leaderboard contest.
“Shoeboxed is the easiest way to get rid of your paper clutter. Send receipts, business cards, and other documents to them in [...]
A free coffee or espresso waiting on you at Cafe Helios. Just scan the Stickybits barcode to collect
Last night while looking at old business cards from SXSW I realized I had a box of Stickybits barcode stickers. I remember meeting a few of the Stickybits team members (I think he worked at Stickybits) telling me how they had big plans for 2010 and looking now at their progress from March to now, he was right. So I started updating my Stickybits profile and looking QR Codes vs barcodes and came up with a idea/contest to use my pack of Stickybits in the Triangle. Here's are the details for the contest.
- There are 3 @TriOut business cards on the wall at Cafe Helios.
- One of the cards has a [...]
As TriOut continues to grow, we want to thank our users by partnering with local businesses to offer prizes through various TriOut leaderboard contests. Some of our previous leaderboard check-in contests have been $25 Gift Cards to Empire Eats properties, $10 iTunes gift cards and movie tickets. This week we're pleased to announced the Arrichion Hot Yoga TriOut Leaderboard Check-in Contest. The top TriOut user to be announced next Monday via Twitter will win one month of free, unlimited training at Arrichion Hot Yoga, an $89.00 value.
Arrichion, which provides wrestling, hot yoga, mixed [...]
Case Study: Golden Corral “Cary” launches a location-based check-in iPad contest. Location-based marketing 101
As location-based marketing continues to catch on more companies are coming up with creative ways to attract customers. If you look at maybe 7 out of 10 examples of companies using location-based services I would say that restaurants are leading the way. Reason be that restaurants have a consistent traffic of customers walking through there doors but they also have the challenge gaining new customers and keeping their existing customers therefore making location-based marketing a perfect mix.