Additional $7,500 in prize money boosts payout total to $37,500 for best tech speak videos & related awards
SAN JOSE, Calif. – August 17, 2011 – The MegaPath Tech Talk Online Video Competition has extended its contest deadline and will continue to accept new video entries until Monday, September 19, 2011. The company has also added an additional $7,500 in prize money, increasing the grand prize payout to $14,000 for the video that best depicts techies using obscure high-tech jargon to discuss the finer points of communications technology.
“The topic of IT Tech Jargon has led to very funny and entertaining videos produced by creative IT professionals and videographers so our hope is to keep the creative buzz going by extending the deadline and upping the award ante.”
– Beth Tyebjee, Vice President of Marketing, MegaPath
Online Contest Details for Tech Talk Video Competition
- Incorporate technical or IT jargon into video (see Tech Jargon Dictionary for reference)
- Up to 60 seconds in length
- Submit your video by no later than Sep. 19, 2011 to http://contest.megapath.com/
Special award categories designed to increase the chances of participants winning cash prizes:
- For IT Professionals
- Social Share awards for those who share the contest with their social network
- Voter Awards chosen by the Zooppa Community
- Client Awards chosen by MegaPath
MegaPath Inc., a leading provider of managed data, voice, and security services, has already paid out an award for the Early Entry category to Kyle Bloom from Kansas City. All submitted videos can be viewed on the MegaPath Tech Talk Online Video Competition site.
About MegaPath Inc.
MegaPath operates the one of the largest end-to-end communications networks in the country. In 2010, the company combined with Speakeasy and Covad to form a single company providing a full range of data, voice, and security services for small and medium-sized businesses and enterprises nationwide. MegaPath helps businesses of all sizes easily and securely communicate between their headquarters, employees, and business partners to lower costs, increase security, and enhance employee productivity. Learn more at www.megapath.com.