SXSW: Stickam.com Will Give Casting Call Winner $2,000 and a Paid Trip
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Stickam.com, a social networking website that sets itself apart with its live video chat technology, features their first-ever Casting Call -- to audition a Stickam Correspondent for their live coverage at SXSW's Music Festival in March 2008.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Stickam.com, a social networking website that sets itself apart with its live video chat technology, features their first-ever Casting Call — to audition a Stickam Correspondent for their live coverage at SXSW's Music Festival in March 2008.
Users will audition on Stickam.com, be narrowed down by judges, and then audition LIVE against each other for the coveted prize — airfare, hotel accommodations, live online exposure when covering special SXSW music events … and the cherry on top, $2000. The final winner will be chosen by 1.4 million stickam members.
"We are thrilled to release a contest that will help us find specific talent, but it is also our vision that live online auditioning will become the norm in the future — and that the entertainment industry will embrace our technology as one that they can use for their business purposes. We believe live video streaming on the web is essential," says Hideki Kishioka of Stickam.
Continuing to lead the charge in the live video streaming field, Stickam.com is beginning to target new markets as they continue to build key cross-promotional partnerships. Expect to see more exciting projects on Stickam.com!
Go to http://www.stickam.com/casting.do to enter.
Launched in February of 2006, Stickam.com emerged as the first social networking website that focuses on live video streaming. They remain at the forefront in the field, reaching over a million streams viewed each day.
Offering free live streaming video conferencing, the Stickam's multimedia player allows members to personalize their web pages and blogs by adding their live stream, video, music and pictures. The browser-based (no downloads needed) Stickam player can be embedded onto other websites, and the video can be viewed by anyone and will play on virtually any operating system including Linux, Windows and Mac.
Stickam has teamed up with Lionsgate, Fox Atomic, and Warner Brothers for cross-promotional events; provided behind-the-scenes coverage for events like Sundance and Los Angeles Film Festivals; and hosted large video chat events with major radio stations around the country, such as massive concerts and special radio talk shows.
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