Win a Ticket to #Backspin2011 – the Ultimate Networking Opportunity!

Are you interested in finding your way into the exciting NYC tech and media community? Look no further! NY Creative Interns is giving you a chance to win a ticket to one of the hottest tech and media charity events of the year, BackSpin 2011 held by TechiesGiveBack and Peter Ha at General Assembly.

What is it?

BackSpin 2011 is a charity Xbox Kinect table tennis tournament for the New York tech community. All proceeds from the event will benefit Child’s Play, a nonprofit which provides books, games, and consoles to hospitals across North America. BackSpin participants are some of the most influential movers & shakers in the NY tech community.

All Star Teams:

  • Captain: Richard Blakeley, Editor, Gawker
  • Naveen Sulvadurai, Founder, Foursquare
  • Sara Chipps, Co-Founder, Girl DevelopIt
  • Captain: Nate Westheimer, Executive Director, NY Tech Meetup
  • David Tisch, Managing Director, TechStars
  • Bianca Bosker, Tech Editor, Huffington Post

To see the full guest list so far click here.

What do you win?

One lucky winner will receive a free fan ticket to BackSpin 2011 on February 26th. The winner will be featured on our blog and gets to write a recap entry after the event!
(ticket valued at $25 + priceless networking opportunity + tons of fun)

How do you enter?

All you have to do is comment on this post and tell us why you want to go!


Contest ends February 25 at 5 pm EST.


NYCi reserves the right to choose a candidate based on chosen qualifications.

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Emily is Founder and CEO of FindSpark. Passionate about the power of social media and networking; Emily has spoken at numerous colleges, conferences, and events including The International Youth Leaders Assembly at The United Nations, SXSW Interactive, Internet Week, Mediabistro's Social Media Bootcamp, Time Inc, Columbia University, and New York University, among others. Emily is also an adjunct professor, teaching social media and career courses at multiple colleges. Learn more about having Emily speak at your next event and follow her on twitter @EmilyMiethner.

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