BURLINGTON, VT (December 13, 2010) Starting now, riders can tune their web browsers to www.burton.com for Burton’s second annual ‘Web Presents’ live holiday webcast. For the next five days, the webcam in the lobby of Burton’s Vermont Headquarters will be on 24 hours a day, giving everyone an uncensored look at the world’s leading snowboard company.
There’s so much going on during Web Presents that riders will have a hard time watching anything else. Interviews with Burton pro riders and product managers, interactive contests, tons of giveaways, and overall entertainment around the clock will definitely keep riders hooked to Web Presents this week. Throughout the entire live webcast, viewers can also interact with Burton on the live Web Presents chat on burton.com and on Facebook and Twitter.
Here are just a few of the things riders can expect to see and enjoy on Web Presents:
-Major daily giveaways, including a trip to Jake Burton’s annual Fall Bash, the US Open of Snowboarding and the big grand prize: a trip for two to the new Burton Stash at Jackson Hole. (All prize entries submitted through Facebook will automatically be entered to win the grand prize)
-Shopping spree hook-ups at select Burton dealers.
-Plenty of scavenger hunts, last-minute treats and surprises.
By bringing the best of snowboarding into one virtual place, Web Presents really is the ‘gif’ that keeps on giving.
In 1977, Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton Snowboards out of his Vermont barn. Since then, Burton has fueled the growth of snowboarding worldwide through its groundbreaking product lines, its team of top snowboarders and its grassroots efforts to get the sport accepted at resorts. In 1996, Burton began growing its family of brands to include boardsports and apparel brands. Privately held and owned by Jake, Burton’s headquarters are in Burlington, Vermont with offices in California, Austria, Japan and Australia. For more information, visit www.burton.com.