St. Jude Selects Virtuance as Marketing Sponsor
HDR Homes Sponsors Photography and Marketing of St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway
Sponsorship marks 2nd year of support from Virtuance
Denver, CO - September 25, 2012
The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has again selected Denver-based Virtuance to provide HDReal™ photography of the St. Jude Dream Home located in the scenic Denver suburb ofCastle Rock. Virtuance donated its services in support of the hospital and its Dream Home Giveaway initiative.
This year's Dream Home giveaway raised $1,150,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The online tour of the home produced by Virtuance was viewed more than 15,000 times in a 6-week period leading up to the event, and the home was ultimately raffled off on September 20th, 2012.
Virtuance Virtual Tour can be seen here: http://tours.hdrhomes.com/public/vtour/display/71208
The five-bedroom home offers 4,180 square feet in a spectacularly appointed modern residence. St. Jude was seeking high-quality images of the Dream Home to promote it and generate interest in its Dream Home Giveaway program. "We are very grateful for the support of Virtuance," says Paty Perez, Senior Event Marketing Representative at ALSAC/St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. "The house is gorgeous and now anyone that visits http://www.dreamhome.org is able to see that!"
Virtuance shot the home using its proprietary HDReal™ imaging system. HDReal™ has set a new standard of quality, consistency, and value, and is the only image processing system designed exclusively for real estate marketing.
HDReal™ has been proven to increase showings and sell homes faster and closer to the asking price than homes marketed with any other photography solution. HDReal™ uses proprietary algorithms and a highly sophisticated image processing engine to affordably generate the most marketable and engaging real estate photography available anywhere.
"We designed the HDReal™ system to be the very best real estate marketing solution available," says Jeff Corn, Virtuance's Co-founder and CEO. "We're very happy to be able to offer HDReal™ images to St. Jude Hospital for their Dream Home Giveaway. HDReal™ allows the home to be promoted as effectively as possible, which means more money can be raised for a great cause!"
Virtuance was founded in 2010 and has quickly become a leading provider of real estate imagery throughout Colorado and the nation. Virtuance developed the proprietary HDReal™ image processing system to create a whole new standard in real estate photography and marketing. Using HDReal's™ powerful and intelligent automation, the company produces real estate marketing images that are proven to generate traffic to online listings and engage homebuyers in the evaluative process. Virtuance supports the HDReal™ system with a comprehensive array of marketing tools and platforms to ensure that each property is marketed as thoroughly and effectively as possible.
About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
The mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Consistent with the vision of founder Danny Thomas, no child is denied treatment based on race, religion or a family's ability to pay.
St. Jude's vision is to be the world leader in advancing the treatment and prevention of catastrophic diseases in children by providing outstanding patient care; by conducting basic, translational and clinical research designed to elucidate biological mechanisms, understand disease pathogenesis, improve diagnosis, enhance treatment outcome, prevent diseases and minimize adverse consequences of treatment; and by educating health care and scientific research professionals. Through these efforts St. Jude seeks to cure and enhance the quality of life for an increasing proportion of children who come to St. Jude for treatment, and by expanding and sharing knowledge, to advance treatment of children with catastrophic diseases worldwide, while developing strategies to prevent catastrophic diseases in children.
For more information contact:
Jeff Corn, Co-Founder, CEO
303.482.2999 x 3