Hilton Naples Announces ‘Naples IS…Your Paradise’ Photo Contest

Instagram Contest Encourages Neapolitans And Visitors To Share What They Love About Naples, Florida For A Chance To Win A V.I.P. Weekend At Hilton Naples.

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June 27, 2013

NAPLES, Fla. - Hilton Naples today announced their ‘Naples IS...' summer photo contest. Hilton Naples is offering Neapolitans and visitors the opportunity to share their best photos of the city of Naples, Fla. through their 2013 ‘Naples IS...your paradise' campaign. This contest is designed to help promote Naples, Fla. as the ultimate travel destination using locally-themed photos.

The summer edition of the ‘Naples IS...' photo contest will run from July 1 through August 26, 2013. The campaign features a strong social media presence on Instagram and Facebook. Each week, followers will be presented with a theme and are encouraged to submit a photo on Instagram using the hashtag #naplesis, entering them for a chance to win weekly prizes including $25 gift cards to Shula's Steakhouse.

Winners will be chosen at random on Mondays based on how their photo pertains to the theme of the week. A grand prize winner will be selected on September 6, based on Facebook fan votes.

"This contest is a great way to get the community involved in promoting our little piece of paradise," said Clark Hill, general manager at Hilton Naples. "We are asking everyone who lives here to encourage more people to visit by sharing photos of their paradise."

Photos can also be submitted through email by sending a .jpeg file to naplesis@cooperhotels.com with the name of the photo, where it was taken, and why you chose it. All photos must be labeled Naples IS Photo contest by Hilton Naples and submitted before 5 p.m. on the following Sunday.

Media can access additional information about Hilton Naples at http://news.hilton.com/naples.

Multiple entries are allowed. We will not tolerate obscenity of any kind in the photos and each photo submission must be your original work. The owner of the image agrees to allow Hilton Naples to use the submitted image on Hilton Naples' social media sites. Photo credit will be given. Watermarks are encouraged as long as they do not obstruct the image. Additional rules and guidelines on the contest can be found at http://www.hiltonnaples.com/naplesis.

About Hilton Naples
Hilton Naples is a full service, four diamond luxury hotel in Naples Florida. Only 30 minutes from the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW), the hotel is near shopping, dining, attractions and one-half mile from the beautiful beaches in Naples. Hilton Naples is a popular venue for both business and leisure travel, offering 18,000 square feet of corporate meeting space with a full conference, catering and audio-visual team. In addition to their 199 well appointed guest rooms. Guests of Hilton Naples enjoy complimentary wireless high speed wireless internet access and public areas as well as free of charge, on-site garage parking. Hotel amenities include the award winning Shula's Steak House, heated, tropical pool with waterfall, hot tub, 24-hour business center and fitness center. For more information visit http://www.naples.hilton.com. Media can download images and access additional information at http://www.news.hilton.com/naples.


Clark Hill
General Manager, Hilton Naples
+1 239 430 4900

Niccole Neebling
Hilton Naples
+1 239 659 3132

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