2019 NOMINATION CATEGORIES

Please review the categories to determine the best fit for your organization:

ARTS & CULTURE

These individuals, companies and organizations establish St. Pete as an Arts & Culture destination on the national stage. Their focus may include the performing, visual, and fine arts as well as literature, architecture, graphic design, crafts, film, digital media, video, humanities, and historic preservation.

EATS & TREATS

These restaurants/eateries are not only favored sources of culinary delight. They step outside of their building and make it a part of the company culture to get plugged into their community.

HOT SPOTS & HANG OUTS

The locals choose to call these establishments their favorite hang outs because they create vibrant, unique atmospheres and a sense of belonging for every ‘Burger.

MAKERS & CREATORS

Makers and Creators are those individuals, companies and organizations who combine inspiration and innovation to bring a specialized product, new concept, or unique service to life for the community.

MVB – MOST VALUABLE ‘BURGER

Our MVB – Most Valuable ‘Burger award goes to an individual who is personally making a positive impact in our community. This person shows a love of St. Petersburg and goes above and beyond in all they do.

NEW BIZ ON THE BLOCK (NBOTB)

NBOTB are businesses opened since August 2017 that have introduced new concepts to St. Pete or enhanced the community in a remarkable way.

COMMUNITY CONSCIOUS

From big impacts to small, these non-profit champions work tirelessly every day to help others who need them.

  • New! Grassroots – Budget under $250K
  • New! Large – Budget $250K +

COOL COMPANIES

Companies of all sizes are doing cool things in the community. From unique office spaces to doing something that makes you say “wow”, they are doing a variety of things to make St. Pete not only a cool place to live, but a cool place to work.

  • New! Small – 1- 100 Employees
  • New! Large – 101+ Employees