SOURCE: PictureItPostage

July 11, 2006 08:30 ET

PictureItPostage Launches Search for Cutest Baby Photo

Cutest Baby Photo Contest Delivers $3,000 College Scholarship for Most Adorable Infant Picture and 20 Customized Sheets of Postage Featuring Winning Image

PALO ALTO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 11, 2006 --Don't pour the baby out with the bathwater! Endicia, the largest distributor of Internet PC postage by volume in the United States, today announced the PictureItPostage Cutest Baby Photo contest. PictureItPostage is asking parents to send in their cutest baby photos and the grand prize winner will receive a $3,000 cash prize, which can be put towards their child's college education. The grand prize winner will also receive 20 sheets of first class 1 ounce PictureItPostage featuring their baby's photo -- enough for 400 mailings -- which can be used for birthday invitations, holiday mailings, letters to family and friends -- and even college applications! Twenty Second Prize winners will also receive a free sheet of PictureItPostage (good for 20 first class 1 ounce mailings).

PictureItPostage is valid United States postage based on PC Postage technology that the Company developed in 2000 to create and distribute postage over the Internet. Endicia is the leading distributor of PC Postage by volume in the United States and has been approved by the USPS to sell PictureItPostage both for consumer and business use.

PictureItPostage lets consumers turn their favorite color and black and white photos into postage for wedding invitations, "thank you" notes, holiday cards and other important mailings. It's the perfect way to share special memories with loved ones, surprise friends and family, and jazz up cards and letters.

Contest Entry:

1) All entries must be received by October 9, 2006 and will be judged based
   on originality and creativity. Contest winners will be announced during
   the week of October 16, 2006.
2) To enter, send an e-mail to the PictureItPostage team at
   Contest@BabyJPG.com and attach a JPG (JPEG) image to your e-mail that is
   no larger than 1 megabyte.
3) Your e-mail should contain a title for your photo and also an e-mail
   address and telephone number where we can reach you if you win.
4) You may only submit one photo per child.
5) For full contest rules, please visit the PictureItPostage web site:
   www.PictureItPostage.com
6) Entries will be judged based on their human interest, originality and
   composition.
7) Endicia reserves the right to crop any image submitted.
8) Contestants retain ownership of their photos. Endicia and
   PictureItPostage are free to use any photos submitted for publicity.
   Your name and the name of your baby will not be disclosed to the public
   without parental agreement.
About PictureItPostage

Launched in 2000, PictureItPostage is a product of Endicia (www.endicia.com), a leading Internet Postage service that allows users to print complete, postage-paid envelopes and labels for domestic and international mail. The Company's founders have supported essential elements of the U.S. Postal Service's nationwide automation effort. In 1989, they received the first annual U.S. Postal Service Quality Supplier Award; in 1993, their product, Envelope Manager became the standard software for address hygiene and bar-coding at the U.S. Postal Service; and in 2004, Endicia received the U.S. Postal Service Industry Star Award.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    David Libby
    Libby Communications, Inc.
    Tel. 510.271.0640 ext. 150
    Email: Email Contact