NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Wireless today announced the winner of the New York Metro region's Dia de tus Suen os or Day of Your Dreams sweepstakes held during the months of September and October in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month. The lucky winner, Kristal Franco from Bronx, NY, will spend the day with Julissa Bermudez and Adrienne Bailon, stars of the hit TV show, "Empire Girls", next Thursday, November 15, 2012.
"We are thrilled that Julissa and Adrienne are going to provide such a wonderful 'Day of Your Dreams' experience for Kristal," said Pat Devlin, President New York Metro Region for Verizon Wireless. "Julissa and Adrienne embody ambition and talent, and they are a wonderful example of young, inspiring Latinas. We are proud to partner with upstanding Hispanic celebrities who have strong influences both on popular culture and within their own communities."
The winner's experience will begin at the Verizon Wireless store at 4251 Broadway in New York City, where Franco will meet Bermudez and Bailon as they greet fans. Pat Devlin, President New York Metro Region for Verizon Wireless will then present Franco with a check for $1,000 and a Verizon Wireless 4G LTE tablet to help document her Day of Your Dreams through video diary creation. Franco will conclude her Day of Your Dreams with a beauty makeover and an exclusive photo shoot with Julissa Bermudez and Adrienne Bailon.
Verizon Wireless is a strong supporter of multi-cultural initiatives through high-profile national campaigns and diversity. With these sweepstakes, Verizon Wireless gives a platform to everybody to share their personal stories, and encourages the community to celebrate the contributions of the Hispanic population to our nation's culture.