Posts Tagged ‘virgin america’

Exciting News and Big Moves

October 5, 2010

What are you thankful for this week leading up to Thanksgiving?

I’m thankful for a lot — as there are a lot of big moves and changes in the world of smichm… so I figure I’ll fill you in with one blog post!

New Career

I will be starting a new career with Strategic Objectives, a Toronto PR agency, next week. I am very excited to join their amazing team and to work on some challenging projects with some of the world’s leading consumer and lifestyle brands. It will be a learning curve, but I am up for the challenge and know I will have a wonderful support system within the agency. Read the rest of this entry »

Virgin America Invades Nuit Blanche Toronto

October 2, 2010

Virgin America’s Toronto Provocateur contest comes to its finale tonight as the top three contestants battle it out across the streets of Toronto during Nuit Blanche.

Melissa Smich has teamed up with a performance art installation group, Company Blonde, to provoke your thoughts and wonder, followed by a a free flight give-away with Virgin America — with respect to the artists and spirit of Nuit Blanche.

Please join us as we cause some noise and excitement, and get you to dance your way to a free flight on the sexiest airline.

Time: 10:57 p.m. sharp

Date: Saturday October 2nd, 2010

Location: Trinity Bellwoods Park, Back Baseball Diamond. Queen Street West at Crawford.

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For more Information, please contact Melissa Smich, smich.m@gmail.com

Nuit Blanche: Final Virgin America Provocateur Showdown

September 30, 2010

As you may have heard, the final showdown happens Nuit Blanche. All three competitors will meet the Virgin America reps then split up and do their own thing representing the Virgin brand to their best ability and putting it on film. I’ve organized a fun surprise for everyone to show off my skills and ability to rock the night. Competition beware, smichm is here and not about to go out without a fight. Read the rest of this entry »

TOP THREE

September 17, 2010

Thanks to everyone who voted, spread word, and put up with my incessant requests for votes.

I’ve made it to TOP THREE in the Virgin America Toronto Provocateur contest — all thanks to you and your support. What comes next? In person interviews. All the details have yet to be shared, but I will fill you in as soon as I know!

http://www.facebook.com/notes/virgin-america/toronto-provocateur-top-3-finalists/433753572105

Purple Lights, Airplanes and Shooting Stars… I could really use a wish right now.

August 4, 2010

Hola from yesterday’s Virgin America flight also known as club virgin.

The flights really fly by fast… pun intended.

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Call Me Charlie.

July 31, 2010

In LA and met up with an almost-pilot friend who offered to give us a unique experience sight-seeing. In the air. He and his teacher decided to put me in the driver’s seat after seeing my enthusiasm. His teacher happens to also be a #virginamerica pilot. Small world, right?

Can’t believe I knocked that off my bucket list in a little black dress.

Check out the pics.

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Because Richard Branson Is My Homeboy

July 13, 2010

well… not quite, but I still want you to vote a thumbs-up for me for the Virgin Airlines Provocateur contest.

Watch the video – I can promise you’ll at least get a laugh out of it.

http://www.virginamericaprovocateur.com/view/?id=378206