October 7, 2010 (Scottsdale, Ariz.)- The first week of voting for Best Of Our Valley 2011 is almost complete, and the votes are pouring in! Currently, the person with the most total votes- who currently is in the lead to win the cover of the March 2011 issue- is one of our nominees for "Top Twitterer"-
Current front-runner Mike Shaldjian, also known as @Lafinguy, and second-place contender Johnjay Van Es, also known as @JohnjayVanes, are both up for Top Twitterer- proving the power of Tweets! Runners-up include Julie Chambers and Aimee Josette, both up for Most Stylish; and The Hamptons, who are in the running for Best Band.
The one Best Of Our Valley nominee with the most total votes at the end of the two-month long contest will be dubbed "The Coolest Thing in the Valley" and be featured on the cover of the Best Of Our Valley March 2011 issue in an Arizona Foothills-styled shoot.
Voting began October 1 at 12:00:01 p.m. and concludes November 30 at 11:59:59 a.m., with one vote per computer per day permitted. For full Rules & Regulations, click here.
Each year AZFoothills.com asks readers what their favorites are, offering thousands of options chosen by nominations, editors and focus groups. The contest is answered with millions of votes that determine the Valley's favorites. The best of each category this year will be featured in the March 2011 issue, a tell-all guide to the coolest people and places in the Valley of the Sun.
"Arizona really is the best place to live," says President & Publisher Michael Dee, "it's so great to see how passionate our readers and contenders are in determining the best in each category."
AZFoothills.com is the Valley's fastest-growing Web site. Arizona Foothills Magazine and AZFoothills.com are dedicated to providing resourceful information on dining, entertainment, homes, fashion, culture and events in Arizona. Arizona Foothills Magazine is published monthly and is audited by an accredited outside company.
Scottsdale-based Media That Deelivers, Inc. (www.mediathatdeelivers.com) is a leading luxury magazine publisher that produces the monthly Arizona Foothills Magazine, AZFoothills.com and EstatesWest.com. The company also publishes an array of custom products for world-renowned organizations like The Westin Kierland.