Pizza Hut video contest

February 22, 2007

News:  USAToday had an article yesterday describing Pizza Hut’s video contest, searching for a “VP of Pizza” who will earn $25,000 and 1 year free of pizza for serving that position for 3 months.  Here’s the promotion video on YouTube, and the contest rules

According to the article:  “The promotion launches just as Disney and wrap up a video contest to be a theme park ‘cast member’ — what Disney calls its park staff — for a day and get a four-day stay for four at Disneyland. is a job-finding site jointly owned by Tribune, McClatchy and USA TODAY parent Gannett. Through Tuesday, consumers could submit video entries showing why they should get one of five park jobs, such as parade performer or pirate.  In both cases, the companies will name finalists, then online consumer voting will pick the winners. Entries also will be posted on YouTube.”

JetBlue apologizes on YouTube for stranding passengers

February 22, 2007

JetBlue has adopted its own Passenger’s Bill of Rights, which includes free vouchers for delays and $1,000 for any involuntary denial of boarding due to overbooking.