Abilene is very, very Pinterest-ing!

Abilene is very, very Pinterest-ing!

By Trish Dressen - Director of Communication, Abilene CVB

 

 

 

The ACVB has created aspecial contest board on the booming social networkPinterest.com entitled “Abilene is very, very Pinterest-ing” that willfeature such exclusive Abilene prizes and experiences like an Abilene Zoomembership, a Perini’s Steakhouse gift bundle, an Abilene mini-vacay , Primetime passes andmuch, much more. For a complete list of prizes, see the following page. To enter, Pinterestusers must re-pin the prizes to one of their personal boards. From thosere-pinned photos, the ACVB will select a random winner for each pin on Sept. 4th. {{more}} Pinterest acts as avirtual pin board and allows users to organize and share any images they findinspiring online. People develop their own personal boards that can includeanything from a desired outfit, appealing home décor, must-go traveldestinations, mouth watering recipes and more. Each image pinned links back toa website online that further explores the image. “We are veryexcited to be on the forefront of this social platform with own Pinterestcontest,” Trish Dressen, Communication Director for the ACVB said. “We feelthat utilizing this social media platform further engages and excites potentialvisitors and locals alike, but also provides a way to broaden our audience. Wethink people will find our prizes and Abilene very, very Pinterest-ing!” The ACVB haspartnered with several area attractions and businesses to make the campaignpossible. They plan to continue with a new Pinterest contest quarterly andoffer prizes and experiences for Abilene events year round. Follow them at http://pinterest.com/abilenecvb/. PinterestingPrizes/Experiences List: Cypress St. Station BrewingCompany $100 gift card, Frontier Texas!Bundle Gift Basket, Abilene Zoo Membership Bundle Gift Basket, PeriniSteakhouse Gift Card Basket Bundle, Action Sports Medicine Champions ClassicGift Basket Bundle, Big Country Balloon Fest Air Balloon Ride, Family Fun Stayin Abilene, Hendrick Med Spa Renewal $100 Gift Card Bundle, West Texas Fair andRodeo Week Long Passes Bundle, Downtown Abilene Gift Basket Bundle.