From Enterprise Staff
The nomination period for the Polk County Enterprise’s 2023 Best of Polk County Reader’s Choice Awards is underway and will conclude on Sept. 30. The annual awards process provides an opportunity to recognize local businesses, professionals and non-profits. Over 10,000 nominations have been received thusfar.
The 2023 Best of Polk County Readers’ Choice Awards will occur in three distinct phases this year. The first phase is the nomination process. Individuals may nominate their favorite local businesses up to once a day per email address. The month-long nomination process will determine the finalists who will be eligible for best of Polk County.
The top eight selections in each category will enter the second phase which will run from Oct. 1-31. During this time voters will have the opportunity to select their favorite among the top eight in each category and will be allowed to vote up to once a day per email address.
The third phase is the culmination of the annual readers’ choice awards when the winners of each category are recognized in a special section that will be included in the Dec. 3 issue of the Polk County Enterprise.