Thursday, December 12, 2002
Aliant announces exclusive Alanis Morissette concert on-demand winner of Feast on Scraps concert package announced
Halifax, NS --
Aliant, Atlantic Canada’s leading provider of dial and high-speed Internet service, today announced the full-length on demand video of the upcoming Alanis Morrissette concert in Toronto exclusively for its High-Speed Internet customers. To view the concert on December 16, users simply go to aliant.net Broadband Zone -- an exclusive, free service available to Aliant High-Speed Internet customers that includes on-line news clips, full-length music videos and box-office and video trailers.
Since announcing the on-demand concert on aliant.net last week, visitors had the opportunity to win two tickets to the Feast on Scraps concert on December 12 in Toronto – including airfare, hotel accommodations and $250 spending money – by simply watching an Alanis video on the site. David Maffett from Dartmouth will be heading to Toronto and to the Alanis Morissette concert courtesy of Aliant.
“We visit aliant.net to check local weather and news all the time because it’s convenient and jammed with information – including video clips and entertainment that you don’t find anywhere else,” says Maffett. “Winning the trip to see Alanis Morissette was a fantastic bonus.”
Winners of Alanis CDs and free subscriptions to Aliant’s enhanced broadband service Music on my PC will be notified directly.
This on-demand concert is possible as a result of the world-class network built and maintained by Aliant to deliver high-speed Internet and enhanced broadband services to its customers. To experience more of these technical capabilities, visit www.aliant.net.
Aliant Inc. (TSX:AIT) is a recognized leader in communications and information technology. From its headquarters in eastern Canada, Aliant develops pacesetting telecommunications technologies and commercializes them for customers, and for export through partners worldwide. Aliant complements its industry-leading telecommunications business with strengths in developing information technology and knowledge services applications. The company’s 10,200 employees collaborate to deliver the highest quality of customer service, while consistently demonstrating innovative capabilities that drive growth in existing and new markets. Aliant is a TSX 100 company with a market capitalization of approximately $4 billion. More information on Aliant may be found on our Web site at www.aliant.ca.
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