Singapore, 7 March 2006 - On March 8, 2006, from 7am to 7pm, WKRZ91.3FM invites all Singaporeans, Man or Woman, to join in celebrating International Women´s Day. During these special 12 hours, expect special guests, profiles of Women Who Wow, as well as fabulous gifts to be shared.
First be a Woman
WKRZ91.3FM DJs Suzanne Walker, Marilyn Lee, and Greta Georges will play hosts for the day. Throughout International Women´s Day, special guests will be visiting the WKRZ91.3FM studios, each for a very special reason. Listeners can expect fashion, beauty and lifestyle tips and advice from the experts themselves.
Women in Our Lives
Singaporeans have also been invited to play their part in celebrating the lives of Women Who Wow. Starting from March 3, 2006, through regular mail, email or fax, listeners have been sending in their personal stories of the women who have touched them. On International Women´s Day itself, personal stories of 9 respondents will be selected for air. These respondents will be given a Salvatore Ferragamo gift hamper containing a newly launched Incanto Charms fragrance (worth more than $150).
In addition, DJs Suzanne, Marilyn and Greta will each select a notable female figure to profile. Featuring viewpoints of people on the street, woman and man alike can draw inspiration from these Women Who Wow – individuals whose accomplishments deserve numerous accolades.
Women: A Celebration
Everyone is encouraged to celebrate with WKRZ91.3FM Djs Suzanne, Greta and Marilyn will give clues pertaining to a Mystery Woman. Listeners who successfully guess who this Mystery Woman win $90 worth of shopping, and food and beverage vouchers. WKRZ91.3FM is pleased that local establishments, The Book Cafe, and fashion house Avana Boutique have shown their solidarity for International Women´s Day, and are the gracious sponsors for this prize.
Dedicate a Song to the Women You Love
WKRZ91.3FM invites you to make a song dedication to the woman you love or admire. It could be your girlfriend, wife, daughter, mother, grandmother, teacher, secretary. celebrity or politician. As long as she is a woman, tell us why she is so special and we will play a song for her. This happens exclusively on WKRZ 91.3 from 8 – 15 March 2006, 7am to 12 midnight. You can SMS your dedications to 97666913 or log in to our website at www.wkrz913.com for more details. The women would love to hear from you.
Schedule of the Day
7am Suzanne Walker Kicks off International Women´s Day celebrations
10am Greta Georges comes into the studio to chill with Suzanne Walker
11am Greta Georges takes over the baton
2pm Marilyn Lee joins Greta Georges as the party continues
3pm Marilyn Lee goes solo
7pm Marilyn Lee ends the day with a bang
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Women Who Wow Contest Contacts
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