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CONTEST PERIOD: The 2020 New Jersey Family Mompreneur of the Year (the “Contest”) begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on January 21, 2020 and ends at 11:59 p.m, ET on March 1, 2020 (the “Contest Period”).
HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, entrants must complete their entries here. All Entries must include: your complete name, name and hometown of your New Jersey-based business and a link to your business website or social media feed as well as a photo of you (the “Photo”). Contest entrants can not be a direct relative (son, daughter, brother, sister, nephew, niece, grandchild) of any employees of Kids Monthly Publications, the owner of New Jersey Family magazine. All email submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m, ET March 1, 2020 to be eligible for judging.
Uploaded photo must be in one of the following formats: .JPEG, .JPG, .TIFF, .TIF or .PSD and be under 10 MB. Avoid sending low quality or low resolution Photos, as they do not reproduce well. When using a digital camera or phone, we recommend you use the “largest” or “highest quality” setting.
Any Entry Material or portion thereof that is, in the Judge’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, contains any third party materials, or otherwise violates or infringes (or may infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo, mark that identifies a brand or other proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, or is otherwise objectionable, will not be considered and will disqualify the Entry. Images/items used in the Photo should not contain any visible logos, drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks or other third-party materials. Entrants may not copy or otherwise plagiarize the Entry Material from any source. By submitting an Entry, you hereby grant New Jersey Family the irrevocable, perpetual digital and other rights to use, reproduce, edit, market, store, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote the Entries for editorial and promotional purposes.
Automated, script, macro or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Any Entry not in compliance with the above and does not meet the website’s requirements will be disqualified.
All Entries become property of Kids Monthly Publications and will be acknowledged via email within 7-10 business days after submission.
JUDGING: All eligible Entries received, will be judged between March 1, 2020 and March 6, 2020. Judging criteria includes the inspiration behind your business and what makes it unique. Judges’ decisions are final with respect to all matters relating to the Contest. By participating, Entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to mompreneurs (moms who have their own businesses) who reside in New Jersey. Employees and their families of Kids Monthly Publications are not eligible. Contest winner will be notified on or around March 17, 2020.
PRIZE: Winner will be featured in New Jersey Family magazine’s May 2020 Mompreneur issue. In addition to the magazine feature, the winner will also receive a photoshoot, professional coaching and the opportunity to showcase her business on a radio show/podcast. Prizes are nontransferable and no cash substitution is allowed.
The winner will be notified by email and phone and must respond within 48 hours or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. By entering, Entrants accept and agree to be bound by these Official Rules.
The administrator of the Contest is Kids Monthly Publications, 480 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901.