TEMPE, Ariz. - Jan. 14, 2014 // PRNewswire // - According to Fidelity Investments, 54 percent of Americans consider making financial New Year's resolutions*. Thanks to BounceU's 10th Birthday Sweepstakes, one lucky customer is getting a $10,000 head start on savings.
Jackson Caldwell from Fishers, Indiana, was named the grand prize winner in BounceU's 10th Birthday Sweepstakes. Jackson's mom, Mrs. Jenny Caldwell, will receive the $10,000 and deposit into a 529 College Savings Plan to benefit her 10-year-old son.
Joe Kendra, Vice President of Marketing for BounceU, named Jackson the grand prize winner out of thousands of entries across the country.
"Since BounceU's inception, our customers have allowed us to bring children's birthdays to life. It's our pleasure to give back to our loyal customers and invest in a child's future," said Kendra.
The sweepstakes was a fun way for BounceU to celebrate the brand's biggest birthday yet-10-and thank the customers who have helped make BounceU the Bestest Birthday Party Place for Kids Ever. Families have entrusted BounceU with more than 500,000 extra cool birthday celebrations since 2003 and this was BounceU's way of giving back and saying thanks. It's also helping make Jackson's dreams come true.
Said Jackson, "I am interested in geography and computers and would like to study both of these things. I would like to go to the University of Kansas or Butler University when I grow up."
To find the nearest BounceU location, please visit www.BounceU.com.
Founded in Gilbert, Ariz. in 2003, BounceU is the place where birthdays come to life. The company specializes in creating private, full-service birthday party experiences for children in a safe, indoor environment. Founded with customer service in mind, BounceU provides tailored, stress-free and supervised parties. Today, BounceU is based in Tempe, Ariz. and has 49 locations in 19 states.
The sweepstakes was sponsored by BounceU to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the popular children's birthday party franchise. It was open to parents and legal guardians of children ages 3-12 who attended an Open Bounce event at a BounceU location in September of 2013. The winner was randomly selected from the 5,000+ eligible entries received.
* Source: Fidelity 2014 New Year Financial Resolutions Study