20th Anniversary Carrier Design Contest

  • To show gratitude to every parent for taking us along your journey, we want to invite you to take part in designing our limited-edition 20th-anniversary carrier.

    Use your imagination and creative vision to design a unique, eye-catching carrier and WIN a $2,000 USD cash prize, a feature on our blog and the chance to see your design come to life for families to enjoy!

    The contest is open internationally and will run from January 9, 2023 through February 2, 2023 Pacific Time in the US. This is not open to employees of Ergobaby or its affiliates.

    Carrier designs will be selected by a panel of internal Ergobaby employees and independent, external judge(s) based on commercial viability and creativity. The top design will be launched in the market in later in the year.

    Design Parameters & Considerations:
    • Must be Omni Dream Carrier Design
    • Any print design MUST be original to the designer creating the submission
    • Design should consist of an all-over pattern on the carrier shell or lining
    • All designs submitted become property of Ergobaby
    • Please use Ergobaby’s Design Template provided:

    Terms & Conditions

    If your design is selected for commercialization:
    • We reserve the right to modify designs for production and commercial purposes
    • Consideration of $2,000 payable ONLY if the design is selected by Ergobaby (whether selected by Ergobaby directly or based upon social media voting) in its sole discretion and determined to be used by Ergobaby for one of its baby carriers in its sole discretion. Designer is solely responsible for all international, federal, state and local taxes on any such amount.
    • Possible feature and interview on the Ergobaby blog and/or website.

    By voluntarily submitting your design, you are hereby agreeing to the attached Addendum relating to 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest Guidelines. Your design may be referred to herein and the attached Addendum as “Design Submissions”.

  • Ergobaby Addendum relating to 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest Guidelines

    By submitting your Design Submissions to The ERGO Baby Carrier, Inc. and its affiliates (“Ergobaby”) pursuant to the 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest Guidelines, you are hereby acknowledging and agreeing to the following terms, conditions and provisions. All Design Submissions become the sole and exclusive property of Ergobaby and will not be acknowledged or returned.

    1. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: All contents of Design Submissions, including but not limited to the design, content, text, images, graphics, photographs, captions and descriptions, must be completely original to Designer and must not have been taken or composed, in whole or in part, from any other source other than Designer, and must have been created specifically for this 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest project (the “Project”).

    By submitting Design Submissison(s), Designer represents and warrants that: (a) it has all rights to the contents of the Design Submission and all components thereof, and that Designer has obtained all rights, consents, and permissions, including, but not limited to, those of any persons that may have participated in the Design Submission, necessary to grant the rights granted herein; (b) that the Design Submission was created specifically for Project; (c) that the Design Submission, in whole or in part, has not been released commercially; (d) the Design Submission does not and will not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation and that the design does not contain any inappropriate or third-party content; and (e) the Design Submission is free and clear of any and all liens or claims with respect to the use of the Design Submission, and will not give rise to any claims of infringement, invasion of privacy or publicity, or infringe on any rights or interests of any third party, or give rise to any claims for any payment whatsoever. Designer agrees that all right, title and interest in copyrights and other intellectual property rights relating directly or indirectly to the Design Submission including any associated “moral rights” shall be assigned, conveyed and transferred to Ergobaby. Except as may be otherwise specified herein, Designer shall not be entitled to any compensation related to any and all uses of the Design Submission by Ergobaby. Ergobaby shall be under no obligation to identify or credit the Designer on the packaging or any advertising related to the Design Submission.

    Designer agrees that in consideration for being considered as a potential design for the Project, Designer is granting Ergobaby, its representatives, affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns, (a) the right, but not the obligation, to edit, adapt, reformat, rearrange, modify, combine with other material, add to and/or customize the Design Submission; and (b) the exclusive, irrevocable, royalty free, right and license to exhibit, display, broadcast, copy, reproduce, publish, record, create derivatives works of, distribute and and/or otherwise exploit, the Design Submissions, and/or any portions or excerpts thereof, in any manner, including advertising, marketing, promoting, publicizing and selling Ergobaby products and brand, an unlimited number of times, in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity, throughout the world, without any additional liability, obligation or additional payment of any kind to Designer or any third party. Without limiting the generality of the preceding, such exploitation may include the development of any Ergobaby product (including a baby carrier) using the applicable Design Submission (or a component of any such Design Submission) and the commercialization of such product (including, without limitation, the advertising, marketing, promoting, publicizing and selling of such product). Select Design Submissions deemed suitable by Ergobaby, in its sole discretion, may be posted on https://www.facebook.com/ergobaby, http://blog.ergobaby.com/, its website and/or any other social media sites (collectively, “Sites”). Designer agrees that Ergobaby may post the Design Submissions, in whole or in part on any or all such Sites. Ergobaby is not obligated to use, publish, display, broadcast or produce any Design Submission. Any such posting, if at all, may be for the purpose of allowing consumers to vote for their favorite design. Ergobaby may use (but is not required to use) the results of any such voting for purpose of selecting a particular 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest for a potential launch of a baby carrier.

    All Design Submission materials become the sole and exclusive property of Ergobaby. Design Submissions will not be returned and receipt of Design Submissions will not be acknowledged.

    Designer acknowledges that other designers may have used ideas and/or concepts in their Design Submissions that may be similar in idea or concept to what is included in Designer’s Design Submission. Designer understands and agrees that he/she shall not have any claim against any other Designer or Ergobaby arising out any such similarity or be entitled to any compensation because of any such similarity.

    Designer acknowledges that Ergobaby reserves the exclusive right to determine in its sole discretion whether or not to use any of the Design Submissions, if at all.

    Ergobaby’s decisions will be final in all matters relating to this Project.

    2. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Ergobaby resulting from Designer's participation in, or attempt to participate in, the Project. By participating in the Project, the Designer thereby releases Ergobaby from any and all claims, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such Designer’s participation in the Project and Designer agrees that Ergobaby and all of its officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless against, any liability for injuries, including death, losses or damages of any kind to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Project. Except where prohibited by law, Designer grants (and agrees to confirm this grant in writing) permission for Ergobaby and those acting under its authority to use his/her name, photograph, voice and/or likeness, image, biographical information and statements, at any time or times, for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without additional compensation, in any and all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, and on the Internet, without notice, review or approval.

    3. USE OF DATA: Ergobaby may be collecting personal data about Designer online, in accordance with its privacy policy. Please review the Ergobaby's privacy policy at http://store.ergobaby.com/privacy-policy. By participating in the Project, Designers hereby agree to Ergobaby's collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Ergobaby's privacy policy.

    4. DISPUTES: Designer agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Project shall be resolved individually and personally, and exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate California State Court having venue in Los Angeles County, California (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Project but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will Designer be permitted to obtain awards for and Designer hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these provisions, or the rights and obligations of the Designer and Ergobaby in connection with the Project, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.

    This Project is in no way endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or any other social media site.

    I hereby acknowledge and agree to the above 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest Guidelines and the attached Addendum relating to 20th Anniversary Carrier Contest Guidelines. Except as may be otherwise specified herein, I understand that I will not receive and am not entitled to any compensation or other consideration. You may be referred to herein and the attached Addendum as “Designer”.

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