Arizona State Sun Devil fans have certainly proven over the recent months that they know how to leverage their preferred social media channels and having their voice heard.
Not only home to opinions on every sports topics imaginable, social media is quickly becoming the preeminent source of informed analysis, insight and news. Whether it's the latest signing rumors, play-by-play of the Devils' games or a place to share the best game day photos, the social media space is nearly as essential as your 50-yard line seats.
Now, you can put those skills to work and get an amazing opportunity to share your sports insight with the world...and take home some amazing prizes as a result, thanks to an amazing promotion from XFINITY.
Learn more after the jump.
Have you ever wanted a shot at winning your dream job in sports social media? Here's your chance - XFINITY is launching a nationwide contest to find the next sports social media star to serve as the voice of XFINITY behind-the-scenes at the biggest sporting events nationwide in 2012.
The contest is called "Xfinity Presents: The Ultimate Sports Social Media Job" and runs from January 13th through March 25th . The winner will receive a one-year salary, all the electronics for the ultimate sports pad, and will have the opportunity to share thoughts, insights, and content with fans nationwide via the @XFINITYSports Twitter handle on a daily basis. This is truly a dream job opportunity for anyone looking to make a name for themselves in the world of sports and social media.
Here's how it works:
From January 13th - February 6th, you can log on to Facebook.com/XFINITY and submit a :30-2:00 video on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab that shows why your sports knowledge, social media expertise, personality and passion for Comcast products and services makes you the perfect candidate for the job.
The top video submissions will be featured on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab located on Facebook.com/XFINITY for fans to vote on from February 9-19. The five entrants who tally the most votes will advance to the final round of the contest where they will cover one of five premier sports events the weekend of March 8-11. Following that weekend, a panel of judges will evaluate each performance and announce the winner of the contest by March 25th!
Head today to Facebook.com/XFINITY and click on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab for all the details, as well as contest rules. Enter soon, as February 6th is the deadline for video submissions. Thanks to House of Sparky partner XFINITY for bringing this opportunity to our readers.
So there you have it, Sun Devil Nation. Log on today and submit your entry and raise your social media pitchfork to the world.