Overstock.com Announces Weekend Winners of 10th Anniversary 'Daily Dig' and 'Twitter like it's 1999' Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner of 2010 Toyota Prius hybrid to be announced on October 12, 2009
SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK) announced the weekend winners of its 10th Anniversary 'Daily Dig' contest. Marlene Williams of Valatie, New York is the winner of a Smart Phone package. Mary Boldin of Santee, California, has won a year of free gas. The latest winner was Deb D of Fairfax, Virginia, who won a new Moped. Deb is the fourth winner of the ten day sweepstakes.
In Overstock.com's "Twitter like it's 1999" contest this weekend, Crystal Dunn of Greenville, North Carolina won sheets; Mary Sievers of Pleasant Hill, Iowa won a TomTom GPS unit; and Nell Carroll of Cedar Creek, Texas won a $250 Gift Card. To enter the sweepstakes visit www.overstock.com
"We want to give all our loyal customers the chance to win some great prizes to help us celebrate," said Overstock.com Chairman and CEO Patrick Byrne.
"Daily Dig" contestants still have the opportunity to win a $5,000 jewelry package, luxury watch, a residential room makeover worth $5,000, a $5,000 shopping spree on Overstock.com, a dream vacation package worth $5,000, and a Grand Prize of a 2010 Toyota Prius hybrid, to be announced on October 12.
The "Daily Dig" sweepstakes participants can visit www.overstock.com to find a link to the contest page where contestants are given one clue each day to the "Daily Dig." The daily clue will guide them to search and find a specific product on the Overstock.com site. That day's specific product page will feature a 10th Anniversary logo with a link to enter to win that day's prize. Also on the contest entry page, participants can share the contest with friends and family.
As part of the "Twitter Like its 1999" sweepstakes participants will need to visit www.overstock.com/twitter1999 each day to see what prize is up for grabs, and how to enter. To enter, participants will need to follow Overstock.com on twitter (@overstock), visit www.overstock.com/twitter1999 each day through October 10th to see that day's 1999 Twitter theme. Users are then asked to tweet what they were doing in 1999, according to that day's contest theme (be sure to include the contest link and the #In1999 hash tag.)
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This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding the course and process of the Sweepstakes. Our Form 10-K/A for the year ended December 31, 2008, our subsequent quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, or any amendments thereto, and our other subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission identify important factors that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those contained in our projections, estimates or forward-looking statements.
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