COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Express, Inc. (NYSE: EXPR) today launched a contest with Express Brand Ambassador and Creative Consultant, Karlie Kloss, encouraging innovators, game changers and go-getters to submit an Instagram video showcasing how they live their best life. Ten winning contestants will walk in an upcoming runway show that will take place on Thursday, March 30, in Karlie Kloss' hometown of St. Louis, Missouri.
Express and Karlie Kloss are looking for participants who leverage their passions and values to achieve both personal and professional success. In order to enter, participants are asked to post a video to Instagram explaining how they embody this spirit of optimism and achievement. Express, in collaboration with Karlie Kloss, will select five national contest winners and five winners local to St. Louis, Missouri.
Contest winners will walk in the runway show on the evening of Thursday, March 30, in St. Louis, Missouri. In addition to being part of this exclusive show, those selected will be eligible for prize elements including a $500 Express shopping spree before the event. National contest winners will also receive hotel and airfare accommodations.
HOW TO ENTER: You may enter the Contest by completing the following steps during the Promotion Period: (i) follow Express on Instagram (under "Express" account), and (ii) post a video explaining how you're living your best life and empowering others to do the same ("Submission") to your personal, public Instagram account with the hashtag #KARLIECONTEST, and tag @express. All St. Louis submissions must mention St. Louis in the caption of the post. Note that your Instagram account must be public.
Only one (1) entry per person permitted during the Promotion Period. To be eligible, an entry must comply with the following restrictions:
(a) Your Submission must be your own original creation and must not have been previously published or submitted in connection with any other contest or sweepstakes. Your Submission must not infringe any third-party rights, including but not limited to rights of publicity, copyrights, trade secrets, or other intellectual property rights.
(b) Your Submission must not reference any third party trademarks or logos or contain any advertisements, "spam" content, or references to other offers or websites.
(c) Your Submission must not be obscene, pornographic, disparaging, defamatory, violate any laws or otherwise contain images and/or text which Sponsor in its sole discretion decides is inappropriate or objectionable.
(d) Your Submission must not include content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on Sponsor, Karlie Kloss, or the profession of modeling.
Contest Rules: NATIONWIDE CONTEST: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY, CONTEST BEGINS AT 8:00 AM ET ON FEBRUARY 24, 2017 AND ENDS AT 11:59 PM ET ON MARCH 5, 2017; LEGAL RESIDENTS OF U.S. (INCLUDING D.C.), 18+ OR AGE OF MAJORITY; VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, SEE OFFICIAL RULES: Express.com/KarlieContest; ST. LOUIS CONTEST: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY, CONTEST BEGINS AT 8:00 AM ET ON FEBRUARY 24, 2017 AND ENDS AT 11:59 PM ET ON MARCH 5, 2017; LEGAL RESIDENTS OF U.S. (INCLUDING D.C.), LIVING WITHIN 100 MILES OF ST. LOUIS, MO, 18+, OR AGE OF MAJORITY; VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, SEE OFFICIAL RULES: Express.com/StLouisContest
About Express, Inc.: Express is a specialty apparel and accessories retailer of women's and men's merchandise, targeting the 20 to 30-year-old customer. Express has more than 35 years of experience offering a distinct combination of fashion and quality for multiple lifestyle occasions at an attractive value addressing fashion needs across work, casual, jeanswear, and going-out occasions. The company currently operates more than 650 retail and factory outlet stores, located primarily in high-traffic shopping malls, lifestyle centers, and street locations across the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Express merchandise is also available at franchise locations in Latin America. Express also markets and sells its products through its e-commerce website, www.express.com, as well as on its mobile app.