Calling all local food bloggers

July 17, 2013

IMG_4828California Giant Berry Farms in Watsonville is seeking food bloggers for  a new contest the company is holding.

Food bloggers are invited to enter to win an all expenses paid trip to a national blogging conference and serve as an official brand ambassador for the company for six months, representing the company and its products at the blogging conference.

From California Giant Berry Farms:

Are you a food blogger or writer looking to stay up-to-date with the latest trends, inspirations and ideas for your blog content? We’re sending one lucky blogger to a popular blogging conference in 2014. (Dates and location TBD.) To enter, fill out the form and you could be on your way to enjoying:

  • Workshops helping you become a better blogger through effective social media marketing, brand partnerships and utlizing what’s next in the blogosphere
  • Educational sessions from Public Relations professionals on how Bloggers can turn their blog into a successful media business
  • Helpful tips from professionals on everything from photography production to search engine optimization and upcoming culinary trends and more!

“Food blogging has become a great platform for innovative cooks at home to share their recipes, ideas on entertaining, and be part of a larger network, or community of people focused on similar interests,” Cindy Jewell, director of Marketing for California Giant, said in a press release..  “We are excited about building new relationships with bloggers that want to work with us and help tell our story through their own eyes and their own kitchens.”

The contest runs through Sept. 18. The full rules and regulations are here, but really, it seems pretty easy to apply. You just have to fill out a basic questionnaire explaining a little bit about your blog and what you hope to gain if you are selected to attend the conference. Seems worth a shot, no?


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