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Experts in Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions. Incentivized marketing solutions via email and social media that build digital communities, engage consumers and deliver a targeted response.

We are the World's First Contest Marketing Agency.

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You need a contest marketing agency

The primary objective of contest marketing is to build brand marketing channels. Every campaign provides brands with the following:

  • Increase brand awareness
  • Build email lists
  • Develop social following
  • Collect consumer data
  • Distribute coupons

Contests & sweepstakes that work

Our contests are built within microsites and are supported via email and social. We integrate with multiple channels for maximum exposure and engagement including social media, print, radio and more.

social sharing

Social Sharing

We empower brand ambassadors via social sharing technology. Our contests easily bolt onto Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram and Pinterest.

coupon distribution

Coupon Distribution

Save on printing and utilize digital distribution of your coupon incentives through our platform. Our process allows for unique barcode and code generation.

full customization

Full Customization

We provide customized contest experiences with our scalable platform such as pin-code redemption, photo submission, voting and more.

rules writing

Rules Writing

Contests need rules that are properly worded to avoid any legal issues before, during and after it’s run. The rules should be properly vetted by legal before the contest goes live.



Gather valuable consumer data and insights via our survey and user tracking, PURL technology.

collect donations

Collect Donations

Our platform allows the ability to capture donations and automatically email transactional receipts for various amounts and can handle multiple online payment platforms like Stripe, Paypal and more.

legal counsel

Legal Counsel

A fair amount of administration goes into running a successful contest. We have experience filing in various states as well as the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux in Quebec, Canada.



Depending on the contest and the complexity of prizes being awarded it may be advantageous to have the logistics managed externally.

Our work speaks for itself

We specialize in creating fun and interactive marketing contests and online sweepstakes that help you find new customers. We are a contest marketing agency, and we love to run online sweepstakes. We'll ensure that the look and feel of your custom social contest is inline with your branding guidelines and is appealing to your current and prospective consumers. Have a look at some of our past online campaigns below.

The price is right

We build fully responsive custom contest microsites with tailored emails customized to fit your brand's look and feel. Pricing includes design and development of a contest microsite, email template design and deployment plus a Facebook Contest Tab, Survey or Coupon or combine all three with the BEST option. With any of our service packages we always include a digital contest strategy, custom creative, questionnaire copy, email template creative and deployment schedule with bi-weekly reporting & recommendations. (Social media agencies give us a call for partner discounts.)

or one payment of $12,000

4 months
4 emails
100,000 sent/month
400,000 sent/total

Contest Microsite
Analytics reporting
Choice of one:
Facebook Tab,

Social media agency?
Ask about partner discounts.
*20M+ Opt-ins (Additional $0.05 per Opt-in)

or one payment of $27,000

12 months
12 emails
150,000 sent/month
1,800,000 sent/total

Contest Microsite
Analytics reporting
Includes all three:
Facebook Tab,

Social media agency?
Ask about partner discounts.
*60M+ Opt-ins (Additional $0.05 per Opt-in)


or one payment of $15,000

6 months
6 emails
125,000 sent/month
750,000 sent/total

Contest Microsite
Analytics reporting
Choice of one:
Facebook Tab,

Social media agency?
Ask about partner discounts.
*30M+ Opt-ins (Additional $0.05 per Opt-in)

But that's not all! Do you need a custom digital contest solution?

Give us a call and we'll create a custom marketing contest that best fits your businesses look and feel.
We're a sweepstakes agency, it's what we do!

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Meet the Ravens

We are a collaborative and creative group that provides all services in house, from conception to development and deployment. Our single focus approach as a contest agency ensures that your campaign will be well executed right from the get-go. Our goal is to develop long-term relationships that are valuable to our customers and provide measurable returns as a sweepstakes agency.


Michael Bickerton



Dave Cliche



Ivars Leitis

Art Director


Alex Page

Interactive Designer


Stuart Graham

Account Manager


Jaclyn Bickerton

Social + Analytics


Patricia Ferreira



Christian Rosekat

Production Designer

Results with contest marketing

Still not sure if contest marketing is for you? Have a look at some of our past case studies from brands and marketing agencies both big and small. It's even further proof that developing social contests truly attract attention and get results. Why not make it easier and hire a sweepstakes agency like us?

    Campaign: Game of Beers
    Schedule:  May 1 – Sep 30, 2015
    Type: Facebook integrated, web and mobile
    Campaign Goals:
    Increase online presence
    Increase email database
    Increase Facebook Likes & Twitter Followers
    Develop brand awareness 
    Client: Upper Oakville Shopping Centre	
    Campaign: Neighbourhood Secret Quarter 1
    Schedule: Mar 1, 2015 – May 31, 2015
    Type: Facebook integrated, web and mobile
    Campaign Goals
    Extend Social Currency in the community
    Build email database
    Build Facebook Likes and Twitter Followers
    Drive in-store traffic 

Resources to get you started with digital contests

We're always looking for new ideas and better ways to improve what we do and of course we love to share. Social sharing is what it's all about, have a look below at some of the latest contest marketing related blogs as well as online videos of interest we've found around the web. Want to try something new like a Twitter contest or maybe a Vine sweeptakes? Here's a great starting place to gather more insight into what we can as your contest company.

Our latest blogs

CASL Refresher

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 62 Views

CASL Refresher

Check Your Lists

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 54 Views

Check Your Lists

Not All Consent Created Equal

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 65 Views

Not All Consent Created Equal

Protect Your Business

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 61 Views

Protect Your Business

Social Contests Clear Choice

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 59 Views

Social Contests Clear Choice

Targeted Response

dateNovember 15, 2015 authorJesse views 62 Views

Targeted Response

Our latest videos

Social Media Forecast

dateMarch 30, 2015 views983 Views

Social Media Forecast

What is Branding?

dateFebruary 23, 2015 views1006 Views

What is Branding?

Video on Twitter

dateFebruary 23, 2015 views756 Views

Video on Twitter

A Day in the Life

dateFebruary 16, 2015 views923 Views

A Day in the Life

IAB on Programmatic Advertising

dateFebruary 15, 2015 views1147 Views

IAB on Programmatic Advertising

IAB Real Time Bidding

dateFebruary 15, 2015 views1029 Views

IAB Real Time Bidding

Together we can

We’ve worked with everyone from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses alike. We love working with advertising and marketing agencies. Our unique approach allows us to deal directly with our clients and partners, providing them with high quality contest design and development services of a contest company. That includes ultra fast turnaround times, face-to-face with the actual designers and developers and because of our lower overhead the savings are passed on to you.


Interested in a live demo? Give us a call!

RAVEN5 is the world's first Contest Marketing Agency. We specialize in Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions.
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