2016 Octopus Creative Website Design Giveaway


No purchase necessary.  Giveaway open to residents of Alberta, British Columbia & Saskatchewan, who are of the age of majority in their province and are legally entitled to work in Canada. Giveaway ends June 15, 2016 at 3:59 pm MST. Odds of winning dependent on the number of eligible entries. Approximate retail value of the prize is $2,500 CAD.  In order to be declared the prize winner, eligible entrant must answer, unaided, a time limited, mathematical skill-testing question. For full contest rules and prize description please see below.



This 2016 Octopus Creative Website Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is sponsored and administered by Octopus Creative (“The Sponsor”), located at 3815 – 43 Avenue, Bonnyville, Alberta  T9N 2K1.

By entering this Giveaway, you agree to abide by these Official Giveaway Rules and Regulations and the decisions of the sponsor, Octopus Creative Inc. ( the “Sponsor”), which are final. The Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed, nor administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Octopus Creative Inc. and not to Facebook. The information you provide will never be shared or sold to a third-party. You agree to completely release Facebook of all liability in connection with this Giveaway. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Sponsor and not Facebook.

1. Giveaway Period: 

Eligible Entrants may enter the Giveaway between April 24, 2016 from 11:59:59 p.m. MST and June 15, 2016, at 3:59:59 p.m. MST (the “Entry or Giveaway Period”).

2. Eligibility: 

Subject to the restrictions that follow, the Giveaway is open to individuals who:

  • Are legal residents of Alberta, British Columbia or Saskatchewan
  • Are of the age of majority in their province of residence;
  • Are legally entitled to work in Canada

Such persons being, collectively, “Eligible Entrants” and each being an “Eligible Entrant.”

Employees, Directors and Shareholders of Octopus Creative Inc., and any subsidiaries or affiliates, are not eligible to participate in the Giveaway, nor are members of their immediate families or persons living in their households.

3. Grand Prize Entry Details: 


Contestants may enter the giveaway for the Grand Prize through the following methods

1. To enter the Giveaway online Eligible Entrants must:

a) Individually hold a legitimate and active Facebook account. Limit one Facebook account per person
b) Log into their individual Facebook account
c) Have liked Octopus Creative’s Facebook page found at Facebook.com/octopuscreativeinc
d) Complete the required questions on the on-line entry form (the “Entry Form”) during the Giveaway Period

2. Additional entries may be submitted online by way of:

a) Answering additional, non-required questions located on the Entry Form.  Each such answer to an additional question will constitute 5 eligible entries, up to a maximum of fifteen (15) additional entries
b) Referring a Facebook friend to complete the Entry Form by way of sharing the unique referral link on their personal Facebook page.  A confirmed referral will constitute up to a maximum of twenty-five (25) additional entries.

Each such Entry provided by an Eligible Entrant during the Entry Period in accordance with these Official Giveaway Rules shall constitute between one (1) and a maximum of fourty-one (41) entry submissions, submitted by way of the Entry Form, will be accepted through this method of entry.  The Sponsor reserves the right to remove, in its sole discretion, any entry deemed illegitimate or any comment or wall posting made on the Facebook Page at any time. Any Entry Submission removed prior to the time of the Draw will be disqualified.

3. To enter the Giveaway through mail, Eligible Entrants must:

a) Print & Fill out the online Entry Form located at octopuscreative.ca
b) Mail that form to: PO Box 10073, Bonnyville, Alberta  T9N 0A6

Each such entry provided by way of mail, by an Eligible Entrant during the Entry Period in accordance with these Official Giveaway Rules shall constitute one (1) Entry Submission.

An Entry Submission can only be made as aforesaid and no Entry Submission will be accepted by any other means. All late Entry Submissions and all Entry Submissions which the Sponsor determines in its sole discretion to be offensive, abusive, discriminatory, hateful, threatening, inappropriate, or harmful or potentially harmful to the reputation of the Sponsor, will be disqualified.

4. Grand Prize: 

There is one (1) Grand Prize available to be won, consisting of a free website design valued at twenty-five hundred dollars ($2,500.00) CAD (the “Prize”) presented to the winner.  The website will be a maximum of three (3) pages or page sections and will include up to 5 hours of graphic design and up to 5 hours of copywriting time.

5. Grand Prize Draw Details: 

A random draw will be conducted on June 15, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. MST from all eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period at the offices of the agency administering the Contest: Octopus Creative Inc, 3815 – 43 Avenue, Bonnyville, Alberta  T9N 2K1.   There will be one (1) entrant randomly chosen to win the Grand Prize. The chances of winning the Prize will depend on the number of Entry Submissions by Eligible Entrants received in accordance with these Official Giveaway Rules during the Entry Period.

6. Declaration of Winner(s): 

GRAND PRIZE: In order to be declared the Prize winner, in addition to complying with the other terms and conditions of these Official Giveaway Rules and Regulations, the selected entrant must be reached by telephone by the Sponsor within five 5 business days of the random draw, and complete, sign and return a Release and Indemnity Form WITHIN SEVEN (7) DAYS FROM THE DATE NOTIFICATION WAS SENT TO THE SELECTED ENTRANT. Selected entrants must answer, unaided a time-limited, mathematical, skill-testing question

In order to have the website design go live on the World Wide Web the winner must agree to sign a Hosting Agreement and agree to any and all terms located within that agreement.  Any additional services requested by the Grand Prize Winner will be charged accordingly. The Grand Prize will not be awarded to any winner who does not agree to these conditions.

Should a selected entrant fail to meet any of the obligations presented by these Official Contest Rules and Regulations, he/she will be disqualified. A new random draw will be conducted from amongst all remaining eligible entries in accordance with these Official Giveaway Rules and Regulations in order to select another entrant, who will be subject to the same conditions and could be disqualified in the same manner.

The following conditions apply to prizes awarded during the Giveaway Period:

  • Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution and is not transferable. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize in whole or in part in the event that all or any of the components of the Prize are unavailable with another prize of equal or greater approximate value.
  • In the event that the winner is unable to redeem any or all of the Prize, due to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor, its employees, representatives, and all parties associated with this Giveaway, no compensation or substitute prize will be provided.

7. General Rules: 

  1. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. Octopus Creative Inc. reserves the right to disqualify all entrants who fail to comply with these Official Giveaway Rules and Regulations or who make any misrepresentation relating to the Giveaway, drawing and redemption of the prize.
  2. If a dispute arises regarding who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the Facebook profile provided at time of entry.
  3. The Sponsor will not sell any personal information collected to any third parties. Any personal information collected, used or disclosed for this Giveaway shall be used by the Sponsor solely for the purpose of managing and administering this Giveaway as outlined. By accepting any Prize, the winner consents to the Sponsor’s use of his/her name, personal information and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, without further notice or compensation, unless prohibited by law. Octopus Creative Inc. shall not be responsible for any failure of submission during the Giveaway or for any problems or technical malfunctions. The Sponsor will not be held responsible for any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer or property related to or resulting from downloading any material in the promotion.
  4. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, change or suspend this Giveaway for any reason deemed necessary without prior notice. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are illegible, incomplete, mechanically reproduced, mutilated, forged, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way. The Sponsor, and each of their officers, directors, affiliates, related entities, partners, partnerships, principals, representatives, agents, licensees, successors and assigns (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning the Prizes, (ii) do not disclaim any implied warranty, and (iii) are not liable for injury, loss, or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, use or misuse of the Prizes, travel related thereto or otherwise from participation in this Giveaway including but not limited to typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Giveaway, the Official Rules, the selection and announcement of winners or the distribution of the Prizes. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Giveaway Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of Canada in the Province of Alberta without regard to Alberta conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Province of Alberta.