Category Archives: Promos and Contests

CONTEST: What’s waiting for you after work?

BendTileWith high-speed internet from BendBroadband, our business customers finish work faster, so they can get out of the office and do the things they love. We love that!

So with spring in the air (or at least off in the distance), we want to see what’s waiting for you after work! Post a photo of something you love to do on this Facebook post and tell us just a little bit about it in the comment section. Be sure to add the hashtag #lifeiswaiting. Prefer Twitter? Go here.

On March 23, we’ll pick four winners who’ll receive Bend Downtown Dollars. First prize: $200. Runners up: $100 each.

Detailed contest rules are here:

CONTEST: What’s waiting for you after work?

Five BVC Early Stage finalists selected

Five Central Oregon startups are one step closer to earning $15,000 from BendBroadband Business. CushCore, Fire Funder, Free Rain Designs, Hytchr and InvestiPro will advance to the finals of the Bend Venture Conference’s Early Stage competition on Oct. 14 after surviving Thursday’s semifinal round at Bend’s McMenamins Old St. Francis School. Touted by EDCO Executive Director Roger… Continue Reading

Five BVC Early Stage finalists selected

Michael Canic to speak at COCC leadership event

[Update, 9/21] We have some winners! Congratulations to Laura Grey De Block, Sarah Napier Jewett, Jill Hoelting and Joseph Tokish. [Original post, 9/15] World-renowned speaker and strategy/execution consultant Michael Canic will present “Managing to Win! Do You Have the Right Focus, the Right People and the Right Environment?” as part of Central Oregon Community College’s fall leadership… Continue Reading

2014 World Cup Contest Winner

Mike Eldard of Baxter Auto Parts is the winner of this year’s BendBroadband World Cup contest. Eldard received a MacBook Air with a neoprene case. “I saw the contest when I visited the BendBroadband website,” said Eldard. “I never thought I’d win. This is a huge surprise and I’m very grateful.” Eldard has managed Baxter… Continue Reading

2013 Back to Football Contest Winner

BendBroadband is happy to announce the winner of the 2013 Back to Football promotion, Mary Pat “Mattie” Rhoades of Quiltsmart in Bend. Rhoades founded Quiltsmart 20 years ago to make it easier for sewers to get into the craft. She developed a novel system of printing patterns on interfacing—material used to make the fabric in… Continue Reading

Tour de France Contest Winner

Robert Shea of RWShea Photography won our 2013 Tour de France promotion last week. Shea received a $1200 gift card for Hutch’s Bicycles, which he used to purchase two new cruiser bikes. “As soon as I spotted the Electra Cruiser model in the window display at Hutch’s Westside, I knew that would be it,” he… Continue Reading