The beginning of the holiday season this Friday will be marked not only by the traditional deals at local stores but also by the start of the third annual local business excellence awards.
Voting for the 2010 Best of Stamford and 2010 Best of Norwalk awards will begin at 12 p.m. on Friday, November 27, 2009, announced Canaiden LLC, the publishing company of the city’s premier magazines, Stamford Plus and Norwalk Plus magazines, which are also the title sponsors of the awards.
Winners will be announced in the Spring 2010 issues of the magazines and online, across the Canaiden Online Media Network.
Residents and visitors of the two big cities of southern Fairfield County can vote for their favorite local enterprise in one of close to 50 categories using the online ballot at BestofStamford.com and BestofNorwalk.com. Voters can also write-in a category and a nominee of their choice.
Categories are divided in eight sections, including food, nightlife, arts, education, health, hospitality, retail and real estate.
The simple ballot is anonymous and multiple votes are allowed, as long as they are cast at least 30 minutes apart, otherwise they would be discarded.
The polls for the 2010 Best of Stamford and 2010 Best of Norwalk awards will be open through January 31, 2010 online at www.bestostamford.com and www.bestofnorwalk.com.
This is the third installment of the awards since their launch in 2008.
About Canaiden LLC
Canaiden LLC is a private Stamford-based media company that publishes Stamford Plus magazine (The Magazine for Stamford) and Norwalk Plus magazine (The Magazine for Norwalk). The company also owns and manages a growing portfolio of online web sites, the Canaiden Online Media Network. The company also provides design, publishing, media and advertising services to local and global companies, through its Custom Publishing Division.
About Stamford Plus magazine
Stamford Plus magazine is The Magazine for Stamford. Stamford Plus magazine’s editorial provides readers with a unique perspective on a myriad of topics concerning the broad-minded residents of Stamford and southern Fairfield County. Each issue represents a snapshot of the Stamford community life with a global perspective. The Magazine for Stamford is published quarterly with a circulation of 10,000 copies, distributed by subscription, targeted mail and also available on news stands around the tri-state area and local Stop and Shop stores. Stamford Plus magazine has been published regularly since December 2005.
About Norwalk Plus magazine
Norwalk Plus magazine is The Magazine for Norwalk – a high quality glossy publication dedicated to serving the community of Norwalk, CT and its unique city lifestyle. The magazine’s editorial and presentation aims at redefining the city’s community and to aid in its positioning for further growth as an important center of the regional and global economy. The Magazine for Norwalk is published quarterly with a circulation of 3,000 copies, distributed by subscription, targeted mail and also available on news stands around the tri-state area and local Stop and Shop stores. Norwalk Plus magazine has been published regularly since December 2006.