Mayor Kriseman to Headline 2016 Community Awards
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Posted by: Ester Venouziou
What: LocalShops1 Community Awards to honor and celebrate the local businesses, nonprofits and community activists who make Tampa Bay a better place. Event features keynote speaker Mayor Rick Kriseman and event emcee Noah Pransky of 10 News
When: 4-7 pm Sunday, Aug 14. 2016
Where: Marchand's at the Vinoy, 501 Fifth Ave NE, St Petersburg
Event website: BestInBizTampaBay.com
For more information: Ester Venouziou, 727-637-5586 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ST PETERSBURG, FL – Every year, LocalShops1 celebrates its birthday by honoring the people who make Tampa Bay such an awesome place!
And this year, to celebrate our eighth year, we are shaking things up with a Brunch for Dinner party at the Vinoy. The event includes four community awards, 16 Best in Biz People's Choice awards, and special guests St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman (keynote speaker) and 10 News journalist Noah Pransky (event emcee).
More than 130 of Tampa Bay's top community leaders, business owners and local activists are expected at the sold-out event at the beautiful Vinoy Renaissance Resort in downtown St. Petersburg. Event information is available at BestInBizTampaBay.com. To be placed on a waiting list please email email@example.com.
The Community Awards recipients were selected by the Awards Committee: Andrea Farnum, Mermaid Bay Mercantile Co.; Michele Tuegel, Michele Tuegel Contemporary; and Robin King, Out of the Weeds & Three Birds Tavern. The Best in Biz finalists were selected by the committee from a list of more than 500 nominees.
Best in Biz: People's Choice Awards
Best social media presence
Staying power (10+ years)
Most iconic style
Best kept secret
Best hospitality staff member
Write-in candidate for president
Area's biggest cheerleader
Best 501c3 non profit
Best story/future best-selling author
LocalShops1's Community Awards is made possible with the support of our friends and sponsors at Moorman Photographics, DJ MC White and Three Birds Tavern.
For media inquiries or to be placed on waiting list to attend the event, please contact Ester Venouziou at firstname.lastname@example.org or 727-637-5586.
LocalShops1 is a coalition of hundreds of independently owned businesses and tens of thousands of energetic shoppers with the mission of advocating, promoting and offering support services to companies throughout Tampa Bay. Founded in August 2008, LocalShops1 is the region's most active voice for small businesses.
Event details: BestInBizTampaBay.com