Dora Valdez (Dvaldez@golinharris.com)
GolinHarris for MetroPCS
Jannie Luong, Huawei
Win the Ultimate H2O Music
Festival Experience with the
“We Speak Music Sweepstakes” from MetroPCS and Huawei
Contest to treat seven winners with an all-expense-paid trip for two to Los Angeles and VIP Lounge access at the hottest music festival of the year
DALLAS – (July 23, 2012) – MetroPCS and Huawei today announced the “We Speak Music Sweepstakes,” which will treat seven lucky music fans and their friends to the ultimate H2O Music Festival experience in Los Angeles on August 25. Each winner will receive two tickets with access to the VIP Lounge area, two round-trip flights, hotel accommodations, ground transportation, a $200 Visa prepaid card for souvenirs and a Huawei Activa™ 4G Android™ smartphone with one year of free MetroPCS 4GLTE service.
Following a stellar turnout during its inauguration in Dallas in June, the H2O Music Festival will
give music lovers a day full of electrifying performances by artists like John Legend, Snoop
Dogg, Paulina Rubio, Gym Class Heroes and more.
The “We Speak Music Sweepstakes” will run from midnight Central Daylight Time (CDT) on Monday, July 23, to 11:59 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, August 11. To participate, consumers need to visit a participating MetroPCS store, ask for the special entry code, and send a text with the entry code to 95495. Participating store locations include New York, Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami and San Francisco (visit http://www.metropcs.com/metro/maps/storelocator.jsp for full list of store locations). Participants can also enter via the H2O tab on MetroPCS’ Va Conmigo Facebook page.
One winner will be chosen from each of the six markets (New York, Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami and San Francisco), as well as one winner from Facebook. MetroPCS’ Va Conmigo FacebookFriday, August 17.
The “We Speak Music Sweepstakes” is part of MetroPCS’ and Huawei’s sponsorship of Univision’s H2O Music Festival in Los Angeles. During the event, attendees can cool down at the MetroPCS/Huawei consumer experience zone where they play with the latest Huawei devices -such as the Huawei Activa 4G from MetroPCS - and learn more about – MetroPCS’ products and services. The MetroPCS/Huawei rechargeable stations will also allow H2O festival-goers to recharge their mobile devices during the day-long festivities.
MetroPCS’ and Huawei’s involvement in the H2O Music Festival signifies their commitment to providing affordable, feature-rich LTE devices at an unmatched value to Hispanic consumers, which overwhelmingly desire rich communications services via their mobile devices.
The H2O Music Festival, created by Univision Radio, caters to the rapidly growing bilingual, bicultural Hispanic population and their passion for entertainment spanning a large array of music genres ranging from Spanish Pop, Hip-Hop, R&B, Tejano and more.
For full contest details and rules, please visit http://www.metropcs.com/H2O-sweeps.
About Huawei Device
Huawei Device believes that everyone can be the center of information and that the world would be a better place if access and information barriers were knocked down. Its strong suite of mobile phones, mobile broadband devices and home devices is testimony to Huawei Device's focus on customers and its commitment to providing user-friendly mobile internet experiences through ongoing innovation. Based on more than two decades of success in the information and communications industry, and with our own channel expertise, operational capabilities and global partner resources, Huawei Device is transforming from a company that sells millions of devices in single transactions to large businesses, to a "Business-to-People (B2P) brand that also sells individual devices directly to millions of people. As at the end of 2011, Huawei Device serves more than 500 operators all over the world. For more information, visit Huawei Device online: www.huaweidevice.com.
About MetroPCS Communications, Inc.
Dallas-based MetroPCS Communications, Inc. is a provider of no annual contract, unlimited wireless communications service for a flat-rate. MetroPCS is the fifth largest facilities-based wireless carrier in the United States based on number of subscribers served. With Metro USA℠, MetroPCS customers can use their service in areas throughout the United States covering a population of over 280 million people. As of March 31, 2012, MetroPCS had approximately 9.5 million subscribers. For more information please visit www.metropcs.com.