HPE STORAGE SUPPLIES
Rock and Roll Resellers
What happens when you combine high-quality, reliable HPE Storage Supplies with high-performing HPE Storage Supplies approved resellers? A sales and marketing contest that rocks!
HPE Storage Supplies
Rock and Roll Resellers ENCORE
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Storage Supplies has refreshed their Q4 2017 sales and marketing contest for top Channel Partner Sales Representatives who market and sell HPE Storage Supplies. Get added rewards for learning about, sharing, and selling HPE storage supplies from August 1, 2017 through October 31, 2017.
HPE Storage Supplies
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ROCK AND ROLL RESELLERS ENCORE
To play, perform HPESS sales and marketing activities between August 1, 2017 and October 31, 2017.
Approve a new HPE Storage Supplies Big Deal or consummate a sale on an existing approved HPE Storage Supplies Big Deal.
MAXIMUM: Three Big Deals
Distribute to at least 25 potential customers an email (HTML-coded or attached ad template PDF) featuring HPE Storage Supplies.
MAXIMUM: Three Emails
Arrange and attend either face-to-face or online/phone training with your HPE Storage Supplies BDM.
MAXIMUM: Three Training sessions
Name That RockstarSo you think you know your rock and roll. Play our rock and roll themed trivia game to find out.
ROCK AND ROLL RESELLERS ENCORE
Perform activities to receive points — the more points you receive, the better the prize.
$100 gift card
15 or more
verified activity submissions
$60 gift card
10 to 14
verified activity submissions
$25 gift card
5 to 9
verified activity submissions
+ Contest dates
Eligible Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Channel Partner contacts must opt-in to participate in Rock and Roll Resellers Encore by August 15, 2017 at: https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellersoptin. (See Channel Partner eligibility for eligibility requirements.) Contest dates are August 1, 2017 through October 31, 2017.
+ Sales contest entry criteria
Sales contest entry criteria
No purchase is necessary to win. Channel Partner eligibility is based on selling at least $25,000 in HPE Storage Supplies (7A) products for a rolling 4Q average. Any representative of an eligible HPE Storage Supplies Channel Reseller Partner may enroll. HPE Storage Supplies Rock and Roll Resellers Encore enrollees are also referred to as promotion participants and are one in the same.
There are 18 total available promotion activities. Gift card achievement level is dependent upon how many promotion activities are successfully completed, submitted and verified. Proof of activity must be submitted by October 31, 2017 to receive points for the activity. HPE reserves the right to request additional information regarding any activity. Submission of false claims or incorrect or fraudulent documentation may result in disqualification from this promotion, future HPE programs, termination of Channel Partner’s agreement with HPE, forfeiture or repayment of promotion benefits, civil or criminal liability to the submitter. A change in status as an HPE approved partner may result in ineligibility for the HPE Storage Supplies (7A) Rock and Roll Resellers sales promotion. HPE will stop tracking the performance of any contact representing a partner account HPE terminates, or which is not renewed by HPE following termination or expiration of the account agreement. All other terms of Channel Partner’s partner agreement (PA) and related documents apply. HPE Storage Supplies marketing templates may be downloaded from the HPE Storage Supplies portal at hpess.us or may be obtained from your HPE Storage Supplies Business Development Manager (BDM).
+ Sales promotion activities
Sales promotion activities
Big Deal – Promotion participants must successfully approve a new HPE Storage Supplies Big Deal or consummate a sale on an approved HPE Storage Supplies Big Deal during the promotion period. Each HPE Storage Supplies Big Deal claim, whether new or consummated sale, may only be submitted by one promotion participant one time. The maximum submission for this activity is three (3) Big Deals per promotion participant. Proof of activity is required via a log at https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellersbigdeal
Email and/or ad template/PDF–Promotion participants must electronically distribute to a list of a minimum of 25 potential customers one (1) email featuring HPE storage supplies products during the promotion period. Eligible HPE approved Channel Partner promotion participants must utilize an available HPE Storage Supplies ad template in a print or electronic catalog ad, as an attachment to a customer email or in another clearly explained use. Each Email and/or ad template/PDF distribution can only be submitted by one promotion participant one time. The maximum submission(s) for this activity are three (3) total emails and/or ad template/PDF applications. Proof of activity is required via a log at https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellersemail
Training – Promotion participants must arrange and attend either face-to-face or online/phone training with their HPE Storage Supplies BDM. The HPE Storage Supplies BDM may train multiple Channel Partner promotion participants during one training session, but the name of each promotion participant must be submitted at the link below. As an additional option, eligible HPE approved Channel Partner promotion participants may complete training(s) on the HPE Storage Supplies Marcom portal at www.hpess.usl. The maximum submission(s) for this activity are three (3) total training events. Proof of activity is required via a log at https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellerstraining
Web banner or email signature –Promotion participants must place an HPE Storage Supplies web banner on their website or email signature on their business email for at least one week. Each web banner or email signature placed can only be submitted by one promotion participant one time. The maximum submission(s) for this activity are three (3) total web banners and/or email signatures. Proof of activity required via a log at https:// www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellersbanneresign
Social media post –Promotion participants must share HPE Storage Supplies content on partner’s social media platform(s) via a share/retweet of @TapeVine @DR4SME or original post. Each post may be submitted by only one promotion participant only one time. Posts must be made during the promotion period. Each post must include the hashtag #buyhpess. The maximum submission(s) for this activity are three (3) total unique social media posts per promotion participant. Proof of activity required via a log at https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellerssocialmedia
Reseller representative choice –Promotion participants must perform a pre-approved activity of their choice featuring HPE storage supplies. All activities must be pre-approved by the HPE Storage Supplies BDM and Marcom program manager. The maximum submission(s) for this activity are three (3) Reseller representative choice activities. Proof of activity required via a log at https://www.research.net/r/rockandrollresellersrepchoice
+ Promotion prizes
Promotion awards will be based on accumulated submissions at the end of the quarter as follows:
- Backup singer: 5 verified submissions: $25 gift card
- Musician: 10 verified submission: $60 gift card
- Rockstar:15 or more verified submissions: $100 gift card
No promotion participant from an eligible Channel Partner may achieve more than a $100 gift card. Excluding the Training activity, as long as each activity submitted is unique from all other submitted activities, more than one promotion participant at an eligible Channel Partner may achieve a gift card during the promotion. Winners will be contacted, first by email and then by phone by November 15, 2017. Winners who do not respond within 30 days of such email and phone contact will forfeit their prize.
+ Channel Partner eligibility
Channel Partner eligibility
Eligible HPE Channel Partner Sales promotion participants can participate in the HPE Storage Supplies (7A) Rock and Roll Resellers Encore sales promotion if participation in sales promotions/contests is permitted by their employer. To be eligible for prizes, the HPE approved Channel Partner must have met the $25,000 sales minimum for Q4 FY2017. HPE employees are not eligible to participate in the Rock and Roll Resellers Encore sales promotion. More information about HPE storage supplies can be found at http://www.hpe.com/storage/storagemedia/.
+ Additional terms and conditions
Additional terms and conditions
For HPE Channel Partner contacts to achieve any gift card level, total companywide sales of HPE Storage Supplies products must be $25,000 or more for Q4 FY17. The HPE Storage Supplies Rock and Roll Resellers Encore promotion is available to eligible HPE Storage Supplies Channel Reseller Partners only. HPE reserves the right to terminate, alter, or modify these content terms and conditions at any time without prior notice. By entering this promotion, entrants release HPE and its agencies, contractors, and employees from any claim arising out of this promotion and agree to abide by these official rules and by the decisions of HPE, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this promotion. All federal, state, local, county, and regional laws and regulations apply. The HPE Storage Supplies Rock and Roll Resellers Encore is a separate promotion from any other contests or promotions. This promotion is void where prohibited by law. All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. HPE reserves the right to cancel this promotion due to entrant fraud or system malfunction. HPE is not responsible for faulty transmission of entry communications. This promotion is valid in the USA only. This incentive is non-transferable and has no cash value. This promotion may not be combined with any other offer.
+ Release of liability
Release of liability
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents and any and all Internet servers and access provider(s) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human error; technical malfunctions or defects of computer systems or websites utilized in the promotion, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; data processing that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost; and any entries that are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated or illegible. Proof of entering information at website is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. False or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible. By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to hold HPE and its directors, officers, employees, licensees and assigns harmless against all and any liability and claims and injuries that may arise from or be based upon participation, winning, acceptance and/or use of the prize received in connection with this promotion including but not limited to liability for personal injury, property damages or other injury or accident. HPE will not obtain insurance for any winner or entrant; winners and entrants are solely responsible for obtaining any insurance should they so desire.
+ Contest sponsor
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, 7A Storage Supplies, 3404 East Harmony Road MS:16, Fort Collins, CO 80528