Carolyn In The News

These articles are archived by their published date, and either feature Carolyn, or The Contest Queen. Articles dealing with relevant contesting/sweeping topics can be found in the “In Other News…” section. All articles are in Adobe PDF format, unless otherwise noted.

2015.03.12
by Kristina Mastrocola, Woman’s World Magazine
2014.10.29
by Heather Schwedel, RACKED Shopping and Style Intelligence
2014.10.28
by Aaron Broverman, Bargain Moose
2014.07.10
“Help me boost my luck!”
From winning contests to increasing your overall good fortune, it’s easier and more fun than you think to boost your luck!
by Kristina Mastrocola, Woman’s World
2014.05.28
by Rebecca Kimitch, Long Beach Press Telegram
2014.05.27
by Jeremy Thomas and Rebecca Kimitch, Los Angeles Daily News
2014.05.21
by Deborah Sweeney, MyCorporation Blog
2014.05.09
by Jesse Wallace, FS Local
2014.04.08
by Jeremy Thomas, Bay Area News Group
2014.04.07
by Jeremy Thomas, Bay Area News Group
2013.07.18
by Emma Johnson, SUCCESS Magazine
2013.02.11
by Maria Lissandrello, Woman’s World
2013.01.23
by Geoff Williams, U.S.News Money
2012.10.14
by Jennifer Calonia, GoBankingRates.com
2011.10.31
by Jennifer Leonard, Woman’s World October 2011
2010.10.25
by Jeanette Mulvey, BusinessNewsDaily Managing Editor
2010.05.11
Alison On Money by Alison Griffiths, Metro Canada
2010.05.03
by Aaron Broverman, Wallet Pop Canada
2010.03.25
by Sarah Needleman, The Wall Street Journal
2009.10.14
by Carola Vhynak, thestar.com
2009.10.14
by Carola Vhynak, torstar news service
2009.10.09
by Bobbi Dempsey, MainStreet
2009.09.28
Contest hobbyists get in the game by Lisa Kadane, Calgary Herald
2009.09.26
Contest Queen
Carolyn Wilman is a pro at winning prizes. She shares her secrets at a seminar next weekend.
by Paula McCooey, The Ottawa Citizen
2009.06.30
by Mike Morin, nashua telegraph
2009.02.26
by Thien Huynh, In The City – 24Hours Toronto Edition
2009.02.00
by Michele DeLuca, commoncentsmagazine.com
2008.08.24
Book review by ghtea5, You can view the original blog entry here.
2008.07.00
Eyes On The Prize – According to those who enter contests as a hobby, winning is everything—even if first place is a booster seat or barbecue they don’t need
by Steve Burgess
2008.03.06
CBC Doc Zone Review, The Reviews Page
2007.09.15
by Caroline Shaheed, Special to CTV.ca
2007.08.22
“Canada’s Contest Queen” helps people to win big by Roger Pierce, BizLaunch.ca
2007.08.20
“Contesting” a growing trend with conventions, contest clubs by Jillian Follert, Durham Region
2007.04.30
by Mariève Inoue for divine.ca
2007.02.15
by Duncan Hood, MoneySense Magazine
2007.01.06
Contest Crack
The thrill of chasing prizes spawns addicts’ clubs in Toronto—one member won a trip to Sweden to see a band she doesn’t like.
2006.12.00
by Maureen Bulley
2006.11.17
Attracting Luck
DurhamRegion.com — Carolyn Wilman, the “Contest Queen” and author of “You Can’t Win If You Don’t Enter”, will be at Odyssey Books and Resource Centre.
2006.07.17
Eclectic Closet: Random Thoughts & Ponderings Book Review
When I attended BookExpo Canada in June, I briefly met Carolyn Wilman aka “The Contest Queen” where she was promoting her book You Can’t Win If You Don’t Enter, a how to guide on being a winner.
2006.05.04
Women Can Do Anything’s Bonnie Staring Book Review
You Can’t Win If You Don’t Enter When I saw the front cover, I felt that all was right with the world. Finally, a book that spoke to me in a way that no other had ever been able to.
2006.03.22
Ontario woman makes contest-winning a career
Do you think winning contests has something to do with luck? Think again.
2006.03.19
And the winner is… her again
(TORONTO STAR) Contest Queen | When the 2001 dot.com crash left marketer Carolyn Wilman without a job, she decided to ‘just win everything I need.’ Now she makes a career out of contests.
2006.03.15
Appeared in the Oshawa Express Newspaper
2006.03.01
Luck Be A Lady
Stop standing on the sidelines watching other women have all the luck – the great boyfriends, the killer jobs, the amazing traveling adventures. You can have it all too! We’ve got 10 real ways for you to stop envying others – and start living the charmed life you’ve always wanted and deserve.
2006.02.13
Contest Queen – Marketing Mag February 2006
Think you’ve got an iron-clad contest? Carolyn Wilman, Canada’s ‘contest queen’ says too many contests are full of holes and marketers are on the losing end