Riverbed Microsoft Ignite 2017 Retweet to Win Contest
Welcome to Microsoft Ignite 2017! We want you to see how Riverbed helps customers see, connect, and transform so they can realize the full potential of Microsoft cloud, productivity, and mobility solutions. To help spread the word, we will be running a Retweet to Win Promotion on our @Riverbed Twitter handle. Four winners will each receive a $50 gift card to AMC Theatres. Entering is very simple: just retweet the giveaway one of the four (4) tweets posted daily on the @Riverbed Twitter handle, and you could win a fun night at the movies…on us! For more on the contest, check out the official rules and regulations below:
Giveaway Official Rules
- To enter, go to https://twitter.com/riverbed, and find the Giveaway tweet of the day. Four (4) Giveaway tweets will be posted, one (1) for each of the Daily Entry Periods identified below. These tweets will include the hashtags: #giveaway and #MSIgnite.
- Retweet a Giveaway tweet during an applicable Daily Entry Period. Be sure the retweet includes the hashtags #giveaway AND #MSIgnite.
- One (1) potential winner for each Daily Entry Period will be selected in a random drawing and announced the following morning for the previous day.
Terms and Conditions
How to enter: No purchase necessary. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning. The Giveaway will consist of four (4) Daily Entry Periods (each, a “Daily Entry Period”), during which all entries must be received. Pacific Time shall control for all purposes of this Giveaway. Four (4) potential winners will be chosen, one (1) for each Daily Entry Period. Daily Entry Periods are as follows:
– Daily Entry Period 1: Begins at 12:00 PM ET and ends at 7:30 PM ET on Monday, September 25th, 2017.
– Daily Entry Period 2: Begins at 7:00 AM ET and ends at 6:00 PM ET on Tuesday, September 26th, 2017.
– Daily Entry Period 3: Begins at 7:00 AM ET and ends at 6:00 PM ET on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
– Daily Entry Period 4: Begins at 7:00 AM ET and ends at 5:00 PM ET on Thursday, September 28th , 2017.
During each Daily Entry Period, go to the @riverbed Twitter handle and go through the following steps:
- Find the Giveaway tweet of the day, which will include the hashtags: #giveaway and #MSIgnite
- Retweet the Giveaway tweet of the day and make sure it includes both the #giveaway and #MSIgnite hashtags.
- Look for the Giveaway tweet each Daily Entry Period at approximately 7am ET, except on September 25th which will be posted at approximately 12pm ET. Retweets of other tweets and those that do not contain both #MSIgnite and #giveaway hashtags will not be considered for entry.
Each retweet of a Giveaway tweet from the @riverbed Twitter handle must include the #giveaway and #MSIgnite hashtags to be eligible for a chance to win, and potential winners will be chosen at the end of each Daily Entry Period and announced the next day. No other method of entry will be accepted besides Twitter. Entries from one Daily Entry Period drawing will not be carried over to any subsequent Daily Entry Period drawings (you must enter each Daily Entry Period drawing separately). Limit of one (1) eligible retweet entry per person, per Daily Entry Period drawing. This Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter.
Eligibility: The Giveaway is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older on the date the Giveaway begins. Employees of Riverbed Technology, Inc. (“Sponsor”) and its subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotional agencies, their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses), and individuals living in the same household as such employees are ineligible. A winner of one Daily Entry Period drawing will be eligible to enter in the subsequent Daily Entry Period
Winner Selection: One (1) potential winner for each Daily Entry Period drawing will be selected at random from all eligible retweets received during a Daily Entry Period drawing’s entry period the following morning. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the coordinators, which shall be final and binding in all respects. The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible retweets received for each Daily Entry Period.
Winner Notification:Each potential winner will be notified via direct message on Twitter . Prize winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where permitted by law) to be returned within fourteen (14) days of written notification, or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected for the applicable drawing. If a prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a potential winner, if a potential winner cannot be reached within four (4) calendar days from the first notification attempt, or if a potential winner fails to return requisite document within the specified time period, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then such person shall be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected for the prize at issue based on the winner selection process described above.
Prizes (4) (One (1) awarded per Daily Entry Period): The prize for each Daily Entry Period drawing is a $50 gift card to AMC Theatres.Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each prize: $50. Entrants agree that Sponsor has the sole right to determine the winners of each drawing and all matters or disputes arising from any drawing and that its determination is final and binding.There are no prize substitutions, transfers or cash equivalents permitted except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Winners will be contacted via Twitter and/or email for electronic delivery of said prize within 10 business days of receiving aforementioned release. ARV of all prizes awarded in this Giveaway: $200.
Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Sponsor is not responsible for delays in prize delivery beyond its control. All other expenses and items not specifically mentioned in these Official Rules are not included and are the prize winners’ sole responsibility.
General conditions: Entrants agree that by entering they agree to be bound by these rules. All federal, state, and local taxes, fees, and surcharges on prize packages are the sole responsibility of the prize winners.
Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the drawings, or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of the drawing entries. By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, claim, action, demand, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the giveaway, any prize won, any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, participation in any Giveaway-related activity, or participation in the Giveaway.
Prize Forfeiture: Each prize will be awarded. If a potential winner cannot be notified, does not respond to notification within four (4) calendar days from the first notification attempt, does not meet eligibility requirements, or otherwise does not comply with these Official Rules, then the applicable winner will forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected from remaining eligible entries for the applicable drawing.
Dispute Resolution: Entrants agree that Sponsor has the sole right to determine the winners of the drawings and all matters or disputes arising from the drawings and that its determination is final and binding. There are no prize substitutions, transfers or cash equivalents permitted except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.
Governing Law: This Giveaway and these Official Rules will be construed in accordance with the local laws of the State of California.
Sponsor: Riverbed Technology, 680 Folsom St. San Francisco, CA 94107, USA.