WEEKLY UPDATE MARCH 2, 2015 For Entrants, Sponsors, Judges, and Ambassadors
Quick notes: On day one of the contest yesterday twenty drummers entered (a record). With thirty-five days left to enter we could be looking at a big crop of new entrants for 2015. In addition to previously announced details for the 2015 Hit Like A Girl contest for female drummers, here are the latest updates as of Monday, March 2, 2015.
Welcome to Week 1 of the Hit Like A Girl Contest! Everyone who enters by March 7 is eligible to be a “Weekly Winner” and will be judged by 2015 Spokesperson Didi Negron (Pictured Right – Amaluna – Cirque du Soleil), Stacey Montgomery-Clark (Sabian Cymbals’ Vice-President Of Marketing) and Katie Bursey (Sabian’s eMarketing Coordinator). This All-Star panel will select 2 drummers in the under 18 division and 2 drummers in the over 18 division to move on to the final round. This week’s winners will also receive a special prize package including gear from SABIAN, Evans Drumheads & HQ Percussion, Innovative Percussion, Inc. and Cympad Switzerland along with free downloads from our media sponsors.
HLAG AMBASSADOR ACTIVITIES
With the addition of Monica Palomino (Pictured Right – Mexico), Ninja Nins (Australia), Muki Kanapaat (Thailand) and Laura Moakes (UK), there are now nearly two dozen Ambassadors from around the world helping promote the 2015 Hit Like A Girl contest. Recent activities have included Lorena Perez Batista’s radio interview on Venezuela’s “Onda” Superstation (www.ondalasuperestacion.com) and Libby Jones’ new Facebook page for the female drumming community in Australia (www.facebook.com/aussie-female-drummers).
NEW JUDGE & SPONSORS
Hit Like A Girl welcomes new sponsor Audix and new celebrity judge Emily Dolan-Davies (The Darkness). Check out the complete list of judges and sponsors on the new www.hitlikeagirlcontest.com website.
2015 HLAG TAGLINES & SLOGANS
Please help us expand our promotion of female drumming by using the following official taglines in your posts and shares:
CELEBRATE. ELEVATE. DOMINATE. IT’S ABOUT TIME.
Visit the www.HitLikeAGirlContest.com for Rules & Regulations as well as a complete list of judges and ambassadors.
CONTEST ENTRY CLOSES APRIL 8, 2015.