Who is your celebrity doppelgänger?

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Almost every great action film utilizes great body doubles (AKA doppelgängers).

Unless you’re Tom Cruise. In his case, who needs a body double when he does all of his own stunts? Throughout history, human, living lookalikes have baffled even the biggest skeptics and given hope to those who believe they have a non-biological doppelgänger somewhere out there in the universe. They even spend their lifetime trying to find that person.

Congratulations to Our August Winners:

August VIP Entry Randy Dockery     August VIP Entry Melanie Gates

Stay tuned for our Grand Prize Winner!


Contest Rules

NC REALTORS® XCHANGE ’18 VIP and Grand VIP Prize Contest Rules

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

1. ELIGIBILITY

The NC REALTORS® XCHANGE ’18 VIP and Grand VIP Prize Contest is open to legal residents of the United States who are at least 18-years-old at the time of entry. Employees and contractors of NC REALTORS®, local or state REALTOR® associations, and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.

2. SPONSOR

The contest is sponsored by NC REALTORS®, located at 4511 Weybridge Lane, Greensboro, North Carolina 27407.

3. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES

Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.

4. CONTEST TIMELINE

The Contest begins on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 8:00am EDT and ends on August 31, 2018 at 11:59pm EDT. The Contest will be conducted in nine challenges, consisting of various skill-based exercises, including scavenger hunts and content-creation competitions. A new challenge will be published on the first of each month on the XCHANGE18.com website during the Contest period, unless otherwise noted. Each challenge will complete on the last business day of the month at 12:00pm, unless otherwise noted, and the winner of the challenge will become one of the ten XCHANGE ’18 VIPs and will be posted on the website by 5:00pm. All entries need to be submitted by the closing day and time to be valid entries. One winner will be selected for each challenge, except for August, when two winners will be selected. Potential winners will be qualified first based on accurately completing and submitting, on time, the challenge as described on the XCHANGE18.com website and by the quality of the entry. Winners will then be selected at random from the eligible entrants if more than one candidate/entry is equally qualified. Winners will be notified by email, mail and/or phone after completion of the challenge and will be required to sign a release form and provide a headshot within one week after being notified of winning the challenge. Entries that are submitted before or after the challenge or Contest period start and end dates will be disqualified. All decisions and selections of winners will be considered final and binding except as described within.

5. HOW TO ENTER / WHAT TO SUBMIT

August 2018 Challenge – Celebrity Doppelgängers

Beginning August 1, 2018 at 8:00am, visit the NC REALTORS® Convention website at http://xchange18.com, and click on the XCHANGE ’18 Contest promotion banner image or the August Challenge graphic on the Home page. A different challenge promotion banner image will be posted each month on the first business day of the month between February and August. Once you click the banner image, it will open a form/questionnaire in a separate window. Complete the form/questionnaire for that month’s contest. Entrants must fill out every field and submit before the deadline each month for the entry to be valid. Entrants can enter each once per month if desired. Only one entry per person per month will be accepted. In the event of multiple entries per person, the first entry from each month will be considered the official entry. Only online entries through the official entry form will be accepted. No other entry methods (paper – except during Winter Meetings, mailed, in-person, social or otherwise) will be accepted. Entries may be submitted August 1-24, 2018. Entries will be displayed online August 25-31 for online judging by the public. The two entries with the most votes will be declared the winners. Two winners for VIP Passes will be selected on August 31, 2018, at 12:00 pm.

By submitting an entry, the winning entrant agrees to be featured and pictured on the NC REALTORS® and/or XCHANGE18.com websites, social media channels, and/or other promotional vehicles distributed by NC REALTORS® to members, consumers, and/or media representatives if NC REALTORS® opts to do so.

February through August 2018 Challenge details and rules will be posted on XCHANGE18.com, and this Contest rules document will be updated on the first business day of each month between February and August 2018.

6. PRIZES

One XCHANGE ’18 VIP Pass will be awarded on the first business day of each month of the XCHANGE ’18 VIP Contest, unless otherwise noted. All prizes will be delivered to the winners during XCHANGE ’18 in Wilmington, North Carolina. Each VIP winner will be a finalist to win the Grand VIP Package, which will be awarded live during XCHANGE ’18. The prizes include the following:

XCHANGE ’18 VIP Pass:

  • Complimentary registration to XCHANGE ’18, NC REALTORS® unconventional convention
  • Complimentary registration to Inaugural Installation (during XCHANGE ’18)
  • Complimentary registration to other special events (during XCHANGE 18)
  • Complimentary drink tickets at select events
  • VIP seating
  • Early entry to Opening Session, Opening Evening Reception, Expo lunch, Club X and more
  • Special Check In
  • Welcome Basket
  • “Hollywood Star” recognition at events and on xchange18.com
  • Professional Red Carpet Photoshoot
  • One entry (one of 10) into the drawing for the Grand Prize Drawing – a RT four-day, three-night trip for two to Los Angeles, California – to be awarded during XCHANGE ’18
  • Non-transferable. Must be redeemed by September 2018 during XCHANGE ‘18.

Grand VIP Package:

  • Universal Studio VIP tours for two
  • RT airfare for two (max value $1000)
  • Executive transportation to/from airport to hotel
  • Dinner for two at Catch LA or comparable restaurant (max value $150)
  • Four days, three nights at Hilton Universal (max value $1000)

Total value $3000. Must be redeemed by August 2019. Must be present at XCHANGE ‘18 to win. Non-transferable.

The odds of being selected depend on the number of entries received and quality of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner via email for two weeks after selection. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within fifteen (15) days after the first attempt, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner at random from the remaining non-winning, completed, and eligible entries from the respective monthly challenge period. Payment of taxes, if any, on the winnings is the responsibility of the winners. A W-9 form will be required from each winning entrant.

7. WINNER NOTIFICATION

Potential winners will be notified via email. If a potential winner cannot be contacted within the required time period, or the prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winners forfeit their respective prizes. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, the Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner from among the remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled during XCHANGE ’18 (for VIP Passes) and between October 2018 and August 2019 for the Grand VIP Package. The Grand VIP Package winner must coordinate travel arrangements directly with the NC REALTORS® desired travel agent.

8. GENERAL CONDITIONS

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to, fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention, or other technical issues, or in the even the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and the resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process, or the operation of the Contest, or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney’s fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

9. RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors; (d) application downloads, (e) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and, if applicable, incorrect processing of entries application downloads or in any Contest-related materials; or (f) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event, shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.

10. DISPUTES

Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in North Carolina. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of North Carolina, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than North Carolina.

11. PRIVACY

Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s privacy policies.