Winners of the 2017 Essential Madeira Prize Draw

Five Essential Club member will get to enjoy several very exclusive prizes.


We are pleased to announce the winners for the 2017 Essential Madeira Prize Draw. The prize draw was held at Open Media Atlantic’s headquarters on March 17th at around 5 p.m. There were five prizes up to be distributed amongst the subscriber base of Essential Madeira Islands.

The draw was as follows:

1st Place: Maria Cardoso: A trip for two across the Mediterranean aboard one of the MSC Cruises ships, in an outer cabin, to be enjoyed any time of the year but the high seasons, during 2017.

2nd Place: Katrina Pitches: a two nights stay at the Belmond Reid’s Palaca for two, breakfast included.

3rd Place: Maurício Melim: a one night stay at Casa Velha do Palheiro for two, breakfast included.

4th Place: John Salmony: a two nights stay at Quinta da Serra for two, breakfast included.

5th Place: Luciana Gonçalves: a travel to Porto Santo for one, depending on a booking and the availability of Porto Santo Line.

Winners will be contacted by a representative of Open Media Atlantic. Should we not manage to obtain a reply from these winners, a set of back-ups has been selected from our subscriber base.

Back-ups are as follows:

1st Back-up: Sílvio Carvalho

2nd Back-up: Maria Luz Freitas

3rd Back-up: Jorge Azul.

As per the regulations of the prize draw, winners are required to claim their prize in person at Open Media Atlantic’s facilities (Rua Ponta Cruz, in the Centromar Shopping Centre, store No. 55) where they are further required to sign a statement. Should a winner reside outside the Autonomous Region of Madeira, said statement shall be posted through the mail and must be returned properly signed. Abiding to these requirements is the only way for a winner to validly claim their prize.

Our congratulations to the winners!

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