AKRON, Ohio, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For many northeast Ohioans, summer is the season of backyard barbeques, reading on the patio, and relaxing on the deck under the stars. The Illuminating Company is inviting its customers to show off these outdoor living spaces for a chance to win prizes in the company's inaugural "Summer of Cool" Photo Contest.
Submit a photo of your personal retreat – whether it's a tiny balcony or a spacious backyard – through The Illuminating Company Facebook page (www.facebook.com/IlluminatingCo) until July 10. Up to 10 finalists will be selected by The Illuminating Company based on criteria such as overall design, decor, outdoor lighting and appeal. Finalists' photos will be posted on Facebook for public voting from July 11 until July 21.
The grand prize winner will receive a $200 Visa® gift card and two light bulbs containing Bluetooth speakers. The first prize winner will receive a $100 gift card.
More information, including complete contest rules, will be posted to The Illuminating Company Facebook page. The "Summer of Cool" contest is open only to The Illuminating Company customers who are legal residents of Ohio and who are at least 18 years of age. Only one entry per household will be accepted. Employees and family members of FirstEnergy, The Illuminating Company or its advertising agency are not eligible.
The Illuminating Company is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and serves more than 750,000 customers across Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake and Lorain counties. Follow The Illuminating Company on Twitter @IlluminatingCo, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/IlluminatingCo, and online at www.illuminatingcompany.com.
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SOURCE FirstEnergy Corp.