2018 BEST IN DESTIN Guidelines
The much anticipated annual BEST IN DESTIN ballot has arrived. It is time to make your voices heard and cast your votes for your favorites in our extensive list of categories. VIP Destin Magazine is proud to be the vehicle to bring you the 2018 BEST IN DESTIN.
Do you have a local shop where you always find the coolest pieces, a restaurant that you brag about to out-of-towners or a doctor that always exceeds your expectations? Then this is your chance to let it be known. The Destin area is overflowing with options to fulfill anyone’s desires for Professional Services, Cocktails & Cuisine, and Wedding/Bridal Services. Only you know which ones are the Best so please give your favorite businesses the recognition they deserve.
All voting is done via the online ballot. No mail-ins will be accepted. Any business receiving the most votes in a category and is in good standing with VIP Destin Magazine shall be promoted as the winner. VIP Destin Magazine reviews and revises categories each year based on input from our readers.
Winners receive the honor of being named the BEST IN DESTIN and are listed in VIP Destin Magazine as the reader’s choice for their respective categories in the February/March 2018 issue. Winners are provided use of the BEST IN DESTIN logo for one year. Winners are acknowledged and celebrated at VIP Destin Magazine’s annual Black Tie Ball in March, 2018.
- * Only one vote per category, per email address, per day is permitted
- * Please vote in at least 20 categories when you cast your ballots
- * No incentives, prizes, goods or services may be offered in exchange for votes
- * Voting opens October 7, 2017, and will end November 22, 2017, at 11:59pm
- * All write in votes will be reviewed and approved by VIP Destin Magazine daily
- * Winners of BEST IN DESTIN will be notified by December 31, 2017
- All BEST IN DESTIN winners are selected by the readers and not by VIP Destin Magazine
- You must register to vote with an valid email address, once registered you will be able to vote, once daily per category
- For security and integrity purposes you may be required to submit your email daily as well, you will get an email with a secure link, click it and vote
- Categories you voted for previously will be listed at the bottom of the group list (showing you how many categories you have already voted for) this is to make it easier for you to vote again for your favorites, which will be displayed here, and you can see in the list how many you can still vote for
The mechanics of BEST IN DESTIN online voting is driven through UPICKEM, which is copyrighted. Copying or unauthorized use of any copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without express consent of owner is strictly prohibited.