Design a Wine Wall Contest

Vancouver/Brooklyn-Based Custom Wine Cellar Company Giving Away $3,500.00 USD Cash Prize to Top Winner of the ‘Design a Wine Wall’ contest!

-For immediate release-

October 23, 2012

Vancouver, B.C.- Starting on October 18, 2012, Vancouver/Brooklyn-based custom wine cellar company, Vin de Garde Modern Wine Cellars Inc. is hosting the ‘Design a Wine Wall’ contest open to designers residing in Canada and USA (excluding Quebec). The winner of the contest will receive a $3,500.00 USD cash prize, plus an all-expenses paid trip to ICFF in New York City, May 18-21, 2013. 

Entrants can submit one design brief to contest@vindegarde.ca. After the submission period is complete, all designs accepted will be uploaded to the official Vin de Garde Modern Wine Cellars Inc. Contest Website where the top three finalists will be chosen based on the number of votes, or ‘Likes’ that the entrant’s design is given.

At 5:00PM PST, on January 5, 2013, all designs will be uploaded to the Vin de Garde Modern Wine Cellar Design Inc. Contest website where your friends and family can vote on their favorite wine cellar. Voting will end on February 28, 2013 at 5:00PM PST. The top three contestants with the most votes will have their modern wine cellar brief prototyped immediately, tested and assessed by a senior architect, designer and industrial design instructor for first place. The first, second and third-place winner of the contest will be announced on March 28th, 2013. First place winner will receive a $3,500.00 USD cash prize, plus an all-expenses paid trip to ICFF in New York City, May 18-21, 2013; second place winner will receive a $1,000.00  USD cash prize; and third place winner will receive a $500.00 USD cash prize.

Entrants have 12 weeks to submit a modern light weight, modular wine wall design brief starting at

1:00 pm PST on October 18, 2012 until December 31, 2012 at 11:59PM PST. Public voting will commence at 5:00PM PST on January 5, 2013 and finish at 5:00PM PST on February 2nd, 2013.

Entrants can submit a design brief to contest@vindegarde.ca and visit the official Vin de Garde Modern Wine Cellars Inc. ‘Design a Wine Wall’ Facebook page here: http://on.fb.me/WwPjEW  

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