LIME Customer & employee off to Rihanna concert in Barbados

first_imgIn Photo: Dorrel Miguel Leblanc. Photo credit: LIME DominicaRoseau Dominica – August 5, 2011: LIME has kept its promise and one lucky customer and his companion will join thousands in Barbados to enjoy and witness pop Caribbean Princess ‘Rihanna’ live in concert tonight at the Kensington Oval. This will be Rihanna’s first performance in the Caribbean in five years.Dorrel Miguel Leblanc of Copthall has emerged as the lucky winner from Dominica who will join other winners from the LIME Caribbean territories who won the promotion in their various countries. Mr. Leblanc is a LIME postpaid customer and he qualified to win the Rihanna contest by texting ‘Rihanna’ to 5463.  He won 2 VIP concert tickets, airfare to Barbados, accommodation and ground transportation. A similar treat will also be enjoyed by LIME employee Donald Tavernier where he and a guest will have the opportunity to enjoy the Rihanna concert VIP style.Thrilled by the news of his victory, Mr. Leblanc, a huge fan of Rihanna, thanked LIME for the opportunity to travel to Barbados for this major concert. Mr. Tavernier also expressed his gratitude to his employer for recognizing the work being done by employees and giving him the opportunity to enjoy this historic moment.“Rihanna’s Caribbean concert is definitely the event of the year because right now she is one of the hottest entertainers on the planet and LIME is extremely proud to present this historic event,” said Grace Silvera, Regional Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications.Adrian Elcock, Chairman of the Barbados Tourism Authority said:  “The BTA is extremely excited to have LIME on board as its corporate partner in delivering the Rihanna show to the people of the Caribbean. LIME is the leading, fully-integrated, communications company in the Region and it has consistently and sincerely demonstrated a commitment to promoting high quality entertainment and developing the culture and arts of the Caribbean.“We believe that our partnership with Rihanna, demonstrates Barbados’ support for its global superstar, and we want to showcase her amazing talents, at home in Barbados, to the world. As such we know that LIME would make an excellent partner in helping us to communicate that message to the World.”Participating territories included Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, the Cayman Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Montserrat, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, the Turks & Caicos Islands and St. Vincent & the Grenadines. To qualify, LIME customers simply had to text ‘RIHANNA’ to 5463, purchase a BlackBerry handset from LIME or by signing up for a BlackBerry plan from LIME..“Rihanna Loud in Barbados” is part of a three-year marketing deal the multi-award winning singer has signed with the Barbados Tourism Authority.Press ReleaseLIME Dominica Share Tweet 99 Views   no discussions EntertainmentLocalNews LIME Customer & employee off to Rihanna concert in Barbados by: – August 5, 2011center_img Share Sharing is caring! Sharelast_img read more

Two $1,000 to win IMCA Modified features at Billings’ Rebel Run special

first_imgBILLINGS, Mont. (Sept. 9) – A pair of $1,000 to win features for IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modifieds are on the card this weekend at Billings Motorsports Park. Both Friday, Sept. 12 and Saturday, Sept. 13 Rebel Run races are 2015 Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot qualifiers and pay a minimum of $100 to start. All IMCA points, including local track, will be awarded. Non-qualifiers will get tow money if there are more than 20 entries.Pit gates open at 3:30 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 6 p.m. both days. Hot laps precede 7 p.m. racing.There is no entry fee. Both car and driver and pit passes are $25. Grandstand admission is $14 for adults, $10 for seniors and students ages 12-17, $5 for kids ages 7-11 and free for six and under. The Rebel Run is held in conjunction with the Dan Laber Memorial for ASCS sprint cars. More information is available by calling 888 722-3267 or 702 775-1408.last_img read more