Brandman Asks Facebook Fans: Who's Your MVP?

This summer, Brandman University in Irvine, Ca is honoring heroes, community leaders, teachers, firefighters, police and nurses with free Angels® baseball ticket vouchers

IRVINE, Calif. (June 8, 2011) – Who's your Most Valuable Person – or “MVP?” Real heroes are often disguised as common people full of dedication and perseverance, improving the lives of others.  Brandman University wants to recognize those individuals who have made a positive impact on you personally and/or within your community. 

To show appreciation, and to mark the first class of Brandman graduates, Brandman announces its MVP Contest. Brandman is giving both MVP nominees and the fans who nominate them two (2) free ticket vouchers to an Angels® baseball game.  Five MVP winners will be recognized at Angels® Stadium in Anaheim on July 20th.  To enter, simply nominate your MVP atwww.Facebook.com/BrandmanUniversity before June 15th. 

But the contest doesn't just end with nominations – voting for favorites opens Monday, June 20th. The five (5) nominees with the most votes by July 14th will be recognized in front of 40,000 Angels® fans in the pre-game ceremony on Brandman Night at Angels® Stadium on July 20th.  The fun will start at 5:00 PM with a tailgate party, Brandman cheer squad and free tee shirt giveaways.  Each of the five MVP winners will receive:

  • Two (2) field level tickets to the Angels® game on July 20th in Anaheim, CA
  • Pre-game Ceremony Recognition
  • VIP Stadium Tour
  • Batting Practice Viewing
  • $50 in Angel Bucks
  • A commemorative jersey
  • And more!

About Brandman University
Brandman University is a private, non-profit institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Established in 1958 and a part of the Chapman University System, Brandman blends a legacy of academic excellence with progressive, innovative curriculum and strong support services designed for working professionals. Solely dedicated to the working adult, the university serves more than 10,000 students annually in 52 undergraduate, graduate, credential, and certificate programs in arts and sciences, business, education and health, both offered online and through 26 campuses in California and Washington.  Known formerly as Chapman University College, the school was renamed Brandman University in 2009 after a generous donation from the Brandman Foundation. The university graduated its first class under the new Brandman name in May 2011. For more information, visitwww.brandman.edu.

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About Brandman University
Brandman University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). As part of the Chapman University System, Brandman blends a legacy of academic excellence with innovative curriculum and strong support services designed for students with busy schedules. The university offers 50+ undergraduate, graduate, credential and certificate programs across its schools of arts and sciences, business, education, nursing and health. Brandman serves an average of 12,000 students annually with programs available online and at over 25 campuses throughout California and Washington. The university’s online programs consistently rank among the top in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. www.Brandman.edu.

For more information contact Steve Quis, director of Public Relations at squis@brandman.edu.