Syncfusion Essential Studio license winner

For the past six weeks I ran a contest on my blog where one lucky winner would get a Syncfusion Essential Studio license of their choice.

I have since made the draw and today I am happy to announce the winner. It is:

Jawahar R. of Canada

Congratulations Jawahar!. He has chosen a license for the WinRT (XAML) controls. I hope you enjoy building some awesome Windows 8 apps with your prize Jawahar!

Thanks to everyone who entered and to Syncfusion for sponsoring the contest!

I hope to run more giveaways in the future so keep checking my Twitter feed and keep following this blog through WordPress.

Win a Syncfusion Essential Studio license

I am pleased to announce that I will be running my first giveaway on my blog. Syncfusion has generously donated an Essential Studio license for me to raffle off.

Syncfusion creates components and tools for the Microsoft .NET platform. The selected winner  will be able to choose a set of controls for ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, Mobile MVC, Silverlight, Windows Forms, Windows Phone 8, WinRT (XAML) or WPF. The controls also includes one year of support and updates. The Actual Retail Value of the prize is $995 USD.

This Contest is open to legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and the United States who are over the age of majority in their province/state of residence. Please read the rules listed below thoroughly before you enter.

Click Here To Enter

Syncfusion Essential Studio license contest

  1. Contest Period starts on Monday, March 11, 2013 and continues until Monday, April 15, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. the Contest Closing Date. All times are Eastern. No purchase necessary.
  2. This Contest is open to legal residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and the United States who are over the age of majority in their province/state of residence. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, state and municipal laws and regulations.
  3. A total of three (3) entries are allowed per person. One entry will be awarded when the contest form is submitted. One (1) additional entry will be awarded to each entrant who follows Ken Cenerelli’s Twitter feed ( and who follows Ken Cenerelli’s WordPress blog ( using the WordPress Follow button. Entrants must select the appropriate checkbox(es) on the entry form when entering to gain these bonus entries.
  4. Any attempt or suspected attempt to garner more than three (3) entries per person, any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or entry methods not authorized by these rules, shall be deemed as tampering and will void all of your entries. Entries that are late, lost, stolen, illegible, contain false information, damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled or incomplete, altered or otherwise irregular or that do not conform with or satisfy any or all of the conditions the Contest Rules will be judged void.
  5. One (1) draw will be made the week of April 15, 2013. The selected entrant will be contacted by Syncfusion Inc. with details on how to claim their prize..
  6. If a selected entrant cannot be reached within three (3) business days following the draw, or declines the prize, the selected entrant will be disqualified and forfeits the prize and another entrant will be selected until the prize is awarded.
  7. Participants are eligible to win one (1) Grand Prize, consisting of a Syncfusion Essential Studio License valued at $995 USD.
  8. The Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be transferred or exchanged.
  9. By entering this Contest, the winner consents to the sharing of their entry data with Syncfusion Inc.
  10. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.