Winner of the Intuit Quickbooks Super Bowl Ads
Intuit is financial software manufacturing company that has designed products over the years keeping the needs and requirements of a small business in mind. The company has always been called a ‘Champion’ of small and medium sized businesses with the manufacture of products like QuickBooks, Quicken, TurboTax etc which help in easing the financial burden on business owners by tracking and managing financial tasks as well as taking care of tax planning and filing.
“Big Game! Small Business!”
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Keeping the trend of helping small businesses with efficient and effective ways, Intuit came up with a contest which is closely similar to what happened in Doritos’ crash super bowl contest. This contest itself is for showcasing ads in the Super bowl competition wherein ‘One’ lucky small business company will get a Golden Opportunity to change the future of their company and get world renowned for free.
As per the contest, till the last date any small or medium sized company has to create and showcase their product in an innovative ad and one lucky company out of all the entries will get features by Intuit in the competition in the 30 second window slot.
For the year 2016, Intuit received a whooping 15,000 entries from small businesses all over the world with creative ads never seen before. With so many awe-inspiring ads to choose from, Intuit had a hard time selecting only 10 from these to be introduced on 27th September, 2015. Out of these 10, top three entries were announced the same day- Chubbies Shorts, Vidler’s 5 & 10 and Death Wish Coffee Company.
The grand prize of 30 second ad slot in Super bowl 50 went to Death Wish Coffee who was the second winner since the inception of this contest with GoldieBlox taking the position of inaugural winner.
The two runner ups were not exactly let down, as they each got the prize of $25,000 along with a chance to shine in the local media and advertising that amounted to at least $15,000. Furthermore, Intuit ensured that the rest of 7 ads maker businesses each were recipient of $10,000 prize money & ads slot in their local newspaper.
The Winner Death Wish Coffee has already made quite an impact on the audiences as they are considered to be top seller in Amazon itself. With this opportunity in their bag, they believe that the first quarter of 2016 should exceed more than they plan. Check more about Support For Quickooks plans and offers brings by the Quickbooks247 for any help call toll free Number 1-800-301-4813