Black Horse, the popular soft drink of AST Beverage Ltd. and Globe Soft Drink Ltd. (A concern of Globe Pharmaceuticals Group of Companies Ltd), has been doing various activities to engage with the youth of the country. In this regards,Black Horse has introduced new, thrilling campaign named “Black Horse Extreme Explorer – Sky Diving” for the first time in Bangladesh. 20,000 students of more than 50 Colleges & Universities separately participated in this campaign. 250 students have been selected from primary competition for a grand finale on the basis of highest point. Of the 250 finalists the top 5 finalists have been selected for an adventurous real sky diving experience in Pattaya, Thailand.
In this regards, Black Horse has started its selection process through virtual sky diving competition in different universities and college campuses all over the Dhaka Division withthe most advanced virtual reality (VR) gaming technology Oculus Rift.The top 5 finalist on highest point won the real skydiving experience in Pattaya, Thailand.
The competition was started its official journey at a leading private university and later on this campaign run over different colleges and universities. Lastly the campaign ends atIndependent University, Bangladesh (IUB) through a grand final competition followed by a prize giving ceremony.
Black Horse Extreme Explorer Sky Diving Grand final Competition followed by a Prize giving ceremony has been held today 19 January’ 2017 at Center Court of Independent University, Bangladesh AIUB. Mr. Samir Al Rashid, Director (Corporation) of Globe Pharmaceuticals Group of Companies handed over Dhaka-Pattaya-Dhaka air ticker and winning trophy to the winners. Prof. M Omar Rahman, Vice Chancellor of Independent University, Bangladesh was present as a chief guest of the event. The special guests of the event were Mr. Samir Al Rashid, Director Corporation, Globe Pharmaceuticals Group of Companies Ltd., Prof. Dr. Sarwar Uddin Ahmed, Dean, School of Business, IUB; Mr. AbulKhairJyote, Senior Lecturer, IUB. Employees of Globe Soft Drinks and AST Beverage Ltd., Students and teacher of the different Universities & Colleges were also present in this event.