Virgin Mobile USA Hosts Texting Competition with One Lucky Winner to Receive $1,000 Shopping Spree and Meet Snooki at Paramus, N.J., Mall

October 21, 2010

(BUSINESS WIRE), October 21, 2010 - Virgin Mobile USA:

WHAT:

  Virgin Mobile USA and MTV’s Snooki from the hit show “Jersey Shore” are inviting fans this Saturday to re-text a rumor about her to earn a $1,000 shopping spree and the chance to meet Jersey’s most beloved reality show star.
 
As part of Westfield’s Style Tour, Virgin Mobile will host Snooki as she confronts rumors head-on and challenges fans to be the fastest to text the rumor she is spreading.
 
The grand-prize winner will get to meet the star, receive an autograph, and win a Virgin Mobile LG Rumor Touch handset with six months of service. One hundred additional winners also will receive an autograph.
 
Fans can enter for a chance to win between noon and 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday by coming to the Macy’s Plaza at Garden State Plaza Mall and texting to enter for their chance to win. The six fastest texters each hour on Friday and Saturday will be entered for a chance to win the grand prize.
 

WHO:

Photo Opportunities: Snooki

 

WHEN:

Saturday, Oct. 23, 3 p.m.
[Please RSVP via media contact below]
 

WHERE:

Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall
Macy’s Plaza, Lower Level, enter through Macy’s
1 Garden State Plaza
Paramus, N.J. 07652
 

WHY:

Virgin Mobile USA recently launched its no-contract Beyond Talk plans, offering texting and social networking addicts unlimited messaging, Web, data and social networking access starting at $25 a month. Virgin Mobile offers an array of smartphones, including the LG Rumor Touch handset for $149.99 without a contract.

Contact(s)

Virgin Mobile USA
Corinne Nosal, 908-607-4235
Mobile: 973-945-8766
Corinne.nosal@virginmobileusa.com