|PITTSBURGH, Oct. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — StarKist® announced today that Charlie® the Tuna, the alTUNAtive 2016 Presidential Candidate, is launching a nationwide Facebook sweepstakes to help find his ideal Vice Presidential Candidate.
Charlie® and his trustworthy StarKist® political counsel have already selected three potential swimming-mates, but they are leaving the final decision up to the fans. Participants who cast a vote through November 2nd will be entered for a chance to win four years worth of tuna, the length of Charlie’s® potential first presidential term. The official VP and the grand prize winner will be announced on November 3rd.
“Charlie’s® Vice Presidential Candidates were selected based on their alignment with great nutrition and the power of a tasty on-the-go meal,” Andy Mecs, Charlie’s® campaign manager and Director of Marketing and Innovation at StarKist®, said. “It’s going to be a close race, but I know that our fans will choose the right candidate for the job. Together, we can bring great taste back to America.”