Contest Rules

The Sponsor is Caleffi North America, 3883 W. Milwaukee Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53208, USA.


Only residents of United States and Canada are eligible. Contestants must be aged 18 years or older, and grand prize winner must have a valid passport.  Participation is closed to employees of Sponsor or its affiliates, licensees, parents, franchisees, subsidiaries, manufacturer representative agencies or members of the immediate family member or household, of each. In these Rules, "immediate family" means parents, children, siblings and spouse, regardless of where they reside.

Entries must be received between June 1 and Nov. 30, 2017


To participate, contestants must go online to the entry page to submit their installation story and upload photos.

Any information collected from the contestants shall be used only in a manner consistent with the consent given by contestant at the time of the entry, and with these Official Rules and with Sponsor's Online Privacy Policy. All entries become the property of Sponsor.


The top entries from those received during each calendar month will be selected by a panel of Caleffi judges and become candidates for the monthly winner. Monthly winner will be determined by on-line polling of participants attending the subsequent Coffee with Caleffi™ training webinar. The entry receiving the most votes during the webinar becomes a finalist for the grand prize.

The six finalists for the grand prize will consist of the monthly winners of June, July, August, September, October and November. Grand prize winner will be determined by on-line polling of participants attending the Dec. 14, 2017 Coffee with Caleffi webinar. Grand prize winner will receive one trip for two (2) people to visit the Caleffi SpA, World Headquarters in Italy. Trip includes (a) round-trip, coach-class airfare for two (2) from the major international airport closest to the winner’s home to Milan, Italy; and (b) three (3) nights of hotel accommodations and hosted dinners. Winner may extend their trip additional days at their own expense; however return flight must be completed within 7 days of leaving Sponsor’s accommodations.  Upon request, Sponsor may accommodate winner a return flight leaving from a different major airport within Europe. The approximate value of the grand prize is $6,000 but will vary depending on various factors, including the time and place of departure. The trip, airfare, and hotel reservations are subject to availability and blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Travel must be completed within 12 months of award.

No substitution or transfer of prize permitted. The grand prize is non-redeemable for cash. The winner and travel companion must travel on the same itinerary and the travel companion will be required to sign a liability/publicity release prior to travel. Travel companion must be at least 18 years of age. The grand prize will be issued in the winner’s name. National, state, local and any other applicable taxes in an eligible jurisdiction in connection with prizes awarded under this contest are the sole responsibility of the winner.


The intended grand prize winner will be notified by email within ten (10) business days of award date and required to fill out an affidavit of eligibility/liability and, where legal, a publicity release and return same, properly executed, for Sponsor’s receipt within fourteen (14) days of email notification. If Sponsor is unable to contact the intended winner by email, or if intended winner fails to respond to the prize notification within fourteen (14) days of issuance of notification, an awarded prize will be forfeited. Sponsor then reserves right to award Grand Prize to another entry.


Photos must be submitted in .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, or .png format. Before submitting a photo, contestants must obtain any permissions in the photo be it from any company or individuals.  If a contestant fails to do so, their submission will be disqualified. Any photo or language that is deemed explicit, discriminatory, obscene or vulgar will not be allowed. By participating, contestants are granting the Sponsor the full use and right to replicate, copy, and publish the story text and photos submitted, without being beholden to original source. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry that is deemed irrelevant to the contest criteria (below).

Any photos or text entries represent the views/opinions solely of the submitter.  The Sponsor has final approval of story text and photos entered and may contact contestant to review, clarify, improve or otherwise edit any entries. 


From all entries received in a calendar month, the top entries that will be voted on in the subsequent Coffee with Caleffi webinar will be chosen by a panel of Caleffi judges.  The top entry decisions are final and binding in all respects. Judges will use these contest criteria in selecting top entries:

  • Innovation and design
  • Role of Caleffi products
  • Attractiveness of installation
  • System performance


Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify any person tampering with entry process, the operation of the Caleffi Excellence website, or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules.

Monthly and Grand Prize Winners consent to allow Sponsor to use winner’s name and likeness for editorial, advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.

If for any reason this contest is not capable of running as planned due to causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this contest, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to modify, terminate or suspend, in whole or in part, the contest. Should any such situation occur prior to the intended completion date, notice will be posted on the Caleffi North America Website and Sponsor reserves the right, at its discretion, to award an appropriate prize(s) from amongst all eligible entries received in the contest.

Participants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsors, their parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities, and each of their directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives from any damage, injury, expense, cost, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability that may arise in connection with the contest, or resulting from their acceptance and/or use of any prize, their travel to or from any prize related activity, their participation in this contest, or from any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, including, without limitation, personal injury, death, and/or property damage.

Any issues concerning the validity, interpretation or enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of contestant and Sponsor, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin, USA, without giving effect to any conflict of law rules which might find otherwise.

By participating, contestant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and its agents, which shall be final and binding with regard to all matters relating to the contest.