Empire Avenue is Spotlighting Profiles

Empire Avenue would like to spotlight and share the profiles of 4 active members this week.  This is just a small token of our appreciation.

(e)MILIEUNET Erik van Erne – Erik has been a member since May, 2011.  Erik is a very supportive and loyal member of Empire Avenue.  He is the General Manager of Wolfram Publications.  Erik focuses on awareness and change of behavior by means of communication.  He feels that the world needs more awareness about our environment.  Erik currently has the highest Empire Avenue Score on the site!  If you would like to know more about Erik please check out his profile here.

(e)GARDNER Harold Gardner – Harold joined Empire Avenue in June, 2012.  Harold has a great sense of humor, and if you check out his social media sites you can always find a joke or picture that will make you laugh.  Harold’s favorite sport is Tennis.  Harold has been a mentor to several Empire Avenue members over the last couple of years. If you would like to know more about Harold please check out his profile here.

(e)MAXUS1COM Vitus Feldmann – Vitus is The Main Street Analyst.  You may ask what’s that?  It’s business, marketing, social media, fashion, entertainment, sports and so much more.  Vitus has been a member since September 2011.  Vitus is an ex-professional soccer player, International Banker, International Business and Soccer Analyst and Social Media Leader.  If you would like to know more about Vitus please check out his profile here.

(e)BERRIEPELSER Berrie Pelser – Berrie is the co-owner of Ber | Art Visual Design V.O. F. .  His business specializes in WordPress, search engine optimization, social media strategy, and social media integration.  He has been an active member of Empire Avenue since April, 2011. Berrie uses Empire Avenue Missions to share information about his business.  If you would like to know more about Berrie please click here.

To celebrate these Spotlight Members, the Empire Avenue Leaders will run a few missions for these profiles over the next 24 hours.

Empire Avenue Leaders reaches 500 – Bonus Benefits for all Players on April 11th

leaders_500_successCongratulations! 500 EA Leaders have signed up and unlocked the Early Bird Bonus. That means EVERYBODY WINS!

EARLY BIRD LEADERS get:
1,000 Vees
1,500,000 Eaves
Special Early Bird Badge
2 Extra Dividend Payments on Friday April 11th (after 5pm ET)

EVERYONE ON EAV (including EARLY BIRDS) gets:
Choice of 300 Even More Desserts or 500,000 Eaves
3 people will win 10,000 Vees EACH
Special badge for everyone who claims Eaves or Dessert Gift
1 Extra Dividend Payment on Friday April 11th (after 5pm ET)

BEST OF ALL: You still have time to join the Early Bird Leaders AND get the bonus rewards.  Everyone who joins before 5pm (Eastern Time) Friday April 11th gets the Leader Package PLUS the Early Bird Bonus!

We’ll award the prizes on Friday, April 11th after 5pm Eastern. Watch the Empire Avenue Community for details on how to claim your prize and enter to win 10,000 Vees.

Haven’t signed up yet or know someone who should? It’s easy! Just buy the Empire Avenue Leaders Upgrade. Buy before Friday April 11th and you’ll get over $1,600 of game rewards for just $100. Tell your friends!

Read More about the next phase of Empire Avenue
View the letter from Empire Avenue Co-Founder and Director

Empire Avenue is Spotlighting Profiles! 4/4/2014

Empire Avenue would like to spotlight and share Profiles of active members whom use Empire Avenue for various reasons. We have so many members to spotlight that we will choose random users over time. This is just a small token of our appreciation.

EAV Profiles under the Spotlight for 4/4/2014!

(e)DESDAUGHTER DES Daughter Network – This profile is committed to, shedding light on a global health scandal, and dedicated to raising DES (Diethylstilbestrol) awareness. Please check out this profile here. (e)DESDAUGHTER has been a member of Empire Avenue since June 2011. We are thankful to have members like (e)DESDAUGHTER who take charge, lead and show others how to use Empire Avenue by being a good example.

(e)PETERHOLLENS – Peter Hollens has been involved with music throughout the Northwest and beyond performing in such venues as Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and the Beacon Theater in NYC. If you are interested in more information about Peter check out his profile here . (e)PETERHOLLENS has been a member of Empire Avenue since May 2011. The members love and support Peter Hollens on YouTube as well.

To celebrate these two Spotlight Members Empire Avenue Leaders will run missions for these profiles over the next 24 hours.

Announcing the next phase of Empire Avenue!

The first social media network run by members, for members

eavleaders_badgeAre YOU ready to help shape the future of Empire Avenue? As you know, Empire Avenue created a new community – the Empire Avenue Leaders. The goal is clear: get 2,000 people to each join Empire Avenue Leaders. For buying the $100 Empire Avenue Leaders Upgrade any individual will receive a truly generous member benefits package.

Did you wonder WHY the community was called Empire Avenue Leaders? It’s simple. Starting now, the Leaders are RUNNING Empire Avenue’s marketing, recruitment, and retention programs. The technical staff will continue to support the platform, manage the database, and provide normal tech support. Beyond that – it’s up to US to chart the marketing course to get to 2000 leaders. Longer term, Leaders may have an even greater influence on the platform’s future functionality.

This is a truly amazing opportunity. The Empire Avenue Leaders will develop and test new marketing messages, new ways to recruit – and retain – new members, and new ways to interact with each other. Plus, we can explore new ways to make the game fun and rewarding for all.

Our first goal is to get the Empire Avenue Leaders community to 2000 members Empire Avenue needs to demonstrate that it has an enthusiastic, highly engaged community. Do that and we all benefit from a reborn site that gives us real rewards for our social media engagement. The future is in our hands.

Right now, YOU have the chance to shape the course of Empire Avenue. To move from back seat driving into making a real difference by bringing YOUR ideas to life. Here’s how:

  1. Join the Empire Avenue Leaders.
  2. Go to the Empire Avenue Leaders Community to join the discussions.
  3. Join (or create) a working group that interests you.
    • Video wiz? Make video testimonial montage, or create video explainers to help newcomers unlock the site’s power.
    • Designer? Create graphics, logos, tips, and maybe even a new identity.
    • Marketer? Dream up recruitment, retention, and outreach ideas.
    • Writer? Write tips and blog posts for the site. Pitch in to create an Empire Avenue Wiki.
    • Trainer? Make it easy for new members to engage.
    • People Person? Create a Welcome Wagon for new members. Brainstorm ways to re-engage inactive members. Recruit friends.
  4. Your group will submit your ideas and creations to the Leaders Community for review and prioritization by the community and by Admins/Brand Managers (See the process in the discussion group.)

Together, we have the talent, the ideas, the expertise, and the influence to make Empire Avenue as powerful as we are. You can take the lead, contribute ideas and time, or simply join and enjoy your member benefits. All leaders will help determine which ideas get prioritized and implemented first.

We hope to see you in the Empire Avenue Leaders community SOON. Remember, the first 500 Leaders will enjoy a special Bonus ON TOP OF the generous Leader package. Please join us now to talk about this exciting change and help us get started!

Your Empire Avenue Leaders Community Admins/ Brand Managers:

Kita Champion (e)KITA ·
Kevin Green (e)MYSODOTCOM ·
Lynn O’Connell (e)OMDIRECT ·
David Sanger (e)DSP ·
Richard Townsend (e)RICTOWNSEND

An important letter to our Community

Duleepa WijayawardhanaI want to personally thank you from the bottom of my heart for being part of the Empire Avenue Community and family.

From a small social stock market we created four years ago in the northern reaches of Canada, we’ve climbed the Alexa rankings, reached over 75 countries, and our Missions socially engage communities in ways that cannot be easily duplicated on the web.

Our entire team is committed to move Empire Avenue to greater heights, but we need your help.

While I will remain on the Board of Directors, we have decided that we need a new leader and an enhanced management team to lead Empire Avenue into the next phase of its worldwide growth.

In order to do that we urgently need to raise sufficient funds to transition to a new team, raise institutional capital, and significantly grow our Empire Avenue membership to better serve our entire world-wide community.

We’ve created a new Empire Avenue Leaders Exclusive Community, limited to 2,000 people. Entry into that Community will be through our Shop at $100, and it comes with $1500 of value with membership-only dividends, all the Pie in the world and some new ones, Eaves and more. Purchasing this Exclusive Community access will help us fund the next transformation and find new leadership from outside or from within this community.

Again, we are limiting this community to 2,000 members; however, you can join from multiple accounts.

Act now to become an Empire Avenue Leader. I want you to help transform our platform into a global social marketplace connecting the world to people’s knowledge and networks.

Thanks again from the Empire Avenue Team —  past, present and future — for your active engagement in our community,

Duleepa Wijayawardhana
Co-Founder and Director, Empire Avenue

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$50 Gift Card from NakedWines.com!

Empire Avenue and NakedWines.com have partnered up to provide new account creations from the United States until March 31st with a $50 gift card to be used at NakedWines.com. If you sign up to Empire Avenue and use the code NAKED on the sign up page, you will unlock the gift card within three hours of activating your email address.

We also want your help to get the word out so we have a very special Mission where you can also get a Gift Card! Those who complete the Mission and help share the promotion will also receive a $50 gift card in their e-mail within 3 hours of completion with an activated email address.

Complete the Mission Now or Sign Up now.

Please note, gift cards are delivered via e-mail and we may not be able to help you if your email provider marks our e-mails as spam. $51 six-bottle purchase required. Void where prohibited. First time customers and 21+ only. Additional restrictions apply, see complete details at us.nakedwines.com/50giftcard. Not affiliated with Naked Winery, http://www.nakedwinery.com in Hood River Oregon. NakedWines.com, Napa CA.

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Promote Your Eaves Missions

You can now Promote Eaves Missions as well as Vees Missions. Previously you could only promote Vees Missions. A promoted Mission is displayed at the top of the Missions page always. Promoting a Mission is like running a Google Ad into the Search Results: More Views, more Completions, better Mission Results!

Promoted Missions work by buying “Promoted Mission slots” which are available in the Empire Avenue Shop. A single use of promoting a Mission is $5 and a pack of 5 Promoted Missions is $20. Please note that a Mission is “Promoted” for 12 hours or until the Mission runs out (which ever comes first). You can only Promote A/B graded Missions. Promoted Missions may be downgraded manually and they will stop being Promoted at that point, so please make sure you read the Missions rules and guidelines!

When you are creating Promoted Missions you can choose the “Promote This Mission” option in the Mission Create form, purchasing of slots (if you don’t already have them) can be done when you go to start the Mission.

Please note, at this time we have not added Promoted Missions into the Premium Subscriptions Accounts, we are evaluating what this will look like in the future.