The contest requires couples to use Facebook to post a picture and get friends, family or anyone to vote on their photo. Couples must be over 21 years of age and cannot be married or engaged. The couples will have until March 31st to obtain as many “votes” as possible. The top ten couples with the most “votes” will move on to the next round and ultimately five couples will participate in the May 3rd “Amazing Race” style competition.
Schifter shared, “We’re promoting teamwork. What better way to start a life together than racing as a perfect team?” Schifter is passionate about this event and looks forward to sharing a special moment with the winning couple. He’s also gathered a team of Staten Island based event specialists who will sponsor contests and prizes for the contestants. In addition to Nicotra’s Ballroom, other participating businesses are: Hilton Garden Inn, Partners in Sound Productions, A.F. Bennett, Clark’s House of Flowers, Uniquely Yours, Industry Magazine, Joey G. Video Production, YourFavorIt, Dante Tuxedos, and NYC Arts Cypher.
“An engagement is something special that couples will remember for the rest of their lives. This is something they can talk about for years to come.” Cory says, “The contest is like any relationship:
Established in 1986, Casale Jewelers is one of the leading family operated retail jewelry stores on Staten Island. Casale Jewelers received the “Best of Staten Island” award in Jewelry repair and “Best Company to Work For” in 2011. They have built a relationship with the community through their Dongan Hills store as well as through charitable works.
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Casale Jewelers has been in business for over 25 years. Our business is founded on honesty and high quality work. We greatly value the trust our customers have in us.