To the top geek go the Warbys!
Published: November 1, 2012
Author: Hillary Read
We’re not in the most stylish sector ever (the bigger they are, the more down they dress). So this Halloween, we figured we’d own it and provide a remedy at the same time with a “Dress Like a Tech Geek” contest — and a gift card from so-hip-it-hurts philanthropic eyewear company Warby Parker in the balance.
The response was…well, if you remember from this blog how the Chicago office blew away the San Mateo office in the Fitbit Challenge, this will look familiar. Here are some of the contestants:
Honorable mention and a $10 Starbucks card go to…
At this point, it got tough. Two contestants reeeeaaaallly stood out. The runner-up prize of a $25 Starbucks gift card (a prize we just created because this outfit couldn’t go unrewarded) is:
Drum roll, please! The winner of the Warby Parker gift card (good for a pair of super-stylish prescription glasses!) is…
Account Coordinator Alicia Antoniolli!
It being Q4 and all, we understand that there might be a temptation to re-gift the prize. But really. Go on. You’ve earned it. (I mean, have you seen the Titanium collection?)
– Hillary Read, Marketing Manager