Regardless if you came to Ocean City, Md one summer, or come once a week during the summer, chances are you have some pretty strong opinions about the best place to grab a bite to eat, have a drink, or experience an overall good time. The time of year has once again arrived where OceanCity.com calls on you to honor your favorite bars, restaurants, Boardwalk shops, and other businesses to help decide who takes home the title of ‘Best of Ocean City®’ for 2015.
Now in the 5th year, OceanCity.com’s Best of Ocean City® awards are the longest running, most prestigious of their kind in the area and honor the achievement of the town’s top businesses, as voted on by Ocean City residents and visitors. The OceanCity.com Best of Ocean City® awards provide a unique opportunity to voters as ALL Ocean City area businesses are eligible to win.
Winning a Best of Ocean City® award is an incredible triumph for any local business, as winners are prominently recognized within the local community and receive a coveted certificate of achievement along with a distinctive window decal to display throughout 2015. A Best of Ocean City® award is a great promotional tool for businesses to highlight on advertisements, brochures, menus, websites, and social media to help increase customer awareness of their products or services.
“Being voted the Best of Ocean City means getting to look forward to all of the familiar faces who love eating at our shop year after year,” said Yesim Karaman, whose family owns the Golden Plate Sub Shop, which won ‘Best Boardwalk Stand’ in 2014. “We love seeing repeat customers turn into friends and we’re proud that so many people love us, our family, and our delicious food, especially our funnel cakes and gyros!”
The awarding of the title of ‘Best of Ocean City®’ falls on the readers of OceanCity.com and its 81,000+ Facebook fans. The 2014 polls saw over 105,000 votes cast across 39 different categories as residents and tourists recognized the businesses they felt most deserving of the esteemed awards. With more categories and more businesses up for awards in 2015, this year’s voting is well on its way to seeing the largest voter response the history of Best of Ocean City® polling.
“Voting in the Best of Ocean City® awards is an unprecedented opportunity to make your voice heard and to help the businesses you love most receive the recognition they deserve” said Ann McGinnis Hillyer, CEO of StateVentures, the publisher of OceanCity.com. “Everybody who loves Ocean City should visit OceanCity.com/Best-of-Ocean-City-2015 to fill out ballots and help to honor the best Ocean City has to offer.”
The polls will remain open at OceanCity.com/Best-of-Ocean-City-2015 through February 28th at midnight and readers should also be on the lookout for daily polls posted on the OceanCity.com Facebook page. Best of Ocean City® winners will be announced in early March.
Do you love Ocean City? Vote now and prove it.