Terms & Conditions

“New Electric’s 1st Annual Photo Contest” begins on May 20, 2016, and ends August 31, 2016, at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST). By submitting an entry, each contestant agrees to the rules of the contest and states that he or she is 18 years old or older.

Who may enter:

We encourage all New Electric employees to participate. Prizes are open to New Electric employees, excluding branch managers and senior management.

What to enter:

In order to be displayed in our online gallery without being stretched or distorted, photographs must be submitted in .jpeg, .jpg or .gif format. Digital photographs should be taken at the highest resolution possible.

We will not accept digitally or otherwise enhanced or altered photos. Minor adjustments, including spotting, dodging and burning, sharpening, contrast and slight color adjustment or the digital equivalents, are acceptable for all categories. If the judges determine that a photographer has altered his or her photo, they reserve the right to disqualify it.

Photographs that have been entered into other photo contests, either online or in print are not eligible for submission. Photos that violate or infringe upon another person’s rights, including but not limited to copyright, are not eligible. Photos that contain sexually explicit, nude, obscene, violent or other objectionable or inappropriate content, as determined by the New Electric in its sole discretion, are ineligible for this contest.

Submissions that clearly depict specific job sites or field work may need to obtain a release from the customer and provide it to New Electric Marketing upon request.

PLEASE RESPECT CUSTOMERS CONFIDENTIALITY AND MAKE SURE NO PICTURES ARE SUBMITTED THAT WILL INFRINGE ONCUSTOMERS PRIVACY POLICIES. 

How to enter:

Please submit photographs by emailing [email protected] and including the following:

  1. Photographer/Employee’s name and location
  2. Description of the photo and where it was taken

You retain your rights to your photograph; however, by entering the contest, you grant New Electric a royalty-free, world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to publicly display, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or later developed, for any purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising and promotion of New Electric and its website, exhibition, and commercial products. New Electric will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses.

Judging:

Photo entries will be judged based on creativity, quality, originality and subject matter. Judging will be conducted by the Marketing and the NESI Senior Management team. Winning photographs will be announced in September 2016.

Prizes:

Three prizes will be awarded, as follows:

  1. Grand Prize:
    • 2 personal vacation days
    • A pizza party for the branch (Or NESI Finance) team of the winning photo
  2. Runner Up Prize:
    • 1 Vacation day
  3. Second Runner Up Prize:
    • Date night gift package (valued at $50.00)

Each entry will also be entered into a lottery draw for additional prizes and giveaways to be determined at a later date.