Quickie, Longmont, Colo, has named a trio of winners for its “Nothing Beats a Quickie” photo contest that was hosted by its Facebook page this spring. Quickie offers power, manual, pediatric, and sport wheelchairs.
The winners will receive new Quickie wheelchairs, and the top winner will receive a photo shoot and be featured in an upcoming Quickie ad, says the company.
Quickie Facebook fans and users were asked to submit photos of themselves with a caption that captures the contest theme. More than 130 pictures were submitted from paricipants worldwide. The top 20 photos were chosen, and voting went out via Facebook to more than 1,000 fans, asking them to pick their top three. More than 5,000 votes were entered in the two-week time frame.
The top winners and their captions, as shared by the company:
Cameron Irwin’s photo submission
Irwin’s caption: "My Quickie GTi gives me the ability to throw a line in at all the best spots and that’s why “Nothing Beats a Quickie.”
First place: Cameron Irwin
Australia – Quickie GTi
“My Quickie GTi gives me the ability to throw a line in at all the best spots and that’s why “Nothing Beats a Quickie.”
Second place: Sunita Sancheti
Mumbai, India – Quickie GPV
“It is not a chair, it is a chariot. Which takes me where ever I wish to go and do all my activities independently. The key to Independence is only QUICKIE.
Third place: Muffy Davis
Salt Lake City, UT – Quickie Ti
“In my Quickie Ti which took me around the world and is still going strong. Nothing beats a Quickie, not even the Great Wall of China!”
Visit Quickie’s Facebook site to view more submissions.
Sunrise Medical, Longmont, Colo, maker of Quickie wheelchairs, designs and manufactures medical products that address the recovery and rehabilitation needs of patients in institutional and home care settings worldwide.
[Source: Sunrise Medical]