NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Wix.com Ltd. (Nasdaq: WIX) has started a search for the biggest fan of the Bronx Bombers with the #BiggestYankeesFan contest. Yankees fans from the Bronx and beyond this one is for you. Wix is scouring the bleachers, the bars, backyards and sofas to find the biggest fan out there. You debate the talents of Mr. October vs. Mr. November, you dream of The Mick, Donny Baseball and the Core Four. Your biggest goal in life is to lead the Roll Call. You know who you are.
New York is home to one of the largest groups of Wix users and we want to reward the Yankees fans in our community. Designated as the Official Website Design Partner of the New York Yankees for the 2016 season, Wix is calling on all Yankees fans to show their loyalty and be crowned the official #1 fan of the Bronx Bombers with the #BiggestYankeesFan contest.
"On so many levels the Yankees mirror our core values," said Omer Shai, CMO, Wix. "The Bronx Bombers are legendary and we wholeheartedly admire the team and the fans for their deep levels of energy and engagement. Sports unite not only fans but entire cities and a global community. The strength of the bond lies in the team's ability to deliver results, and fans in turn respond with love and loyalty. We applaud and admire the passionate, creative and voracious fandom and can't wait to celebrate at the greatest address in sports."
Fans, friends, Bleacher Creatures, it is time to do whatever it takes to earn the official title of the Biggest Yankees Fan and bragging rights for the rest of your life. The contest officially opens today and will run through Monday, September 5. Two runners up will also be selected.
How to Enter:
- If you bleed Pinstripes, prove it and make a video showing us that you are the Biggest Yankees Fan
- Upload the video as a comment to the Contest Facebook Post on Wix's Facebook page
- Include the hashtag #BiggestYankeesFan
- Deadline is 11:59:59 p.m. ET on Monday, September 5
The first prize winner will be notified on Wednesday, September 7 to allow time to prepare for the official coronation. The first prize winner will be officially crowned and introduced to fellow fans at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, September 13 when the Yankees host the Los Angeles Dodgers, and that's not all. In addition to what will be the greatest day for the winner and nine of their friends, the #BiggestYankeesFan can, with the help of Wix, build out their own personal fan page with the perfect domain: thebiggestyankeesfan.com. We can't wait to meet you.
"We are very excited to begin our relationship with Wix as the "Official Website Design Partner," said Michael J. Tusiani, New York Yankees Senior Vice President of Corporate Sales & Sponsorships. "Wix is offering our fans, worldwide, an innovative way to exhibit passion for the team through its unique website design and mobile platforms. We also look forward to working with Wix to strengthen its already established global brand."
About Wix.com Ltd.
Wix.com is a leading cloud-based web development platform with over 90 million registered users worldwide. Wix was founded on the belief that the Internet should be accessible to everyone to develop, create and contribute. Through free and premium subscriptions, Wix empowers millions of businesses, organizations, professionals and individuals to take their businesses, brands and workflow online. Wix ADI, the Wix Editor and a highly curated App Market enable users to build and manage a fully integrated and dynamic digital presence. Wix's headquarters are in Tel Aviv with offices in Be'er Sheva, San Francisco, New York, Miami, Berlin, Vilnius and Dnepropetrovsk.
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