Shea's clients, project partners, and hangouts are nomitnated. The categories for the awards include:
• Corporations and businesses (e.g. food suppliers, vendors, retailers, wholesalers)
• Institutions (e.g. hospitals and schools)
• Beverage manufacturers and suppliers (e.g. breweries, wineries, distillers, coffee, beer and wine crafters)
• Culinary schools
• Restaurant staff (e.g. wait staff, bartenders, maitre de, pastry chef)
• Food Trucks
• Coffee Shops
Any member of the general public is invited and encouraged to vote online for their favorite food item. All votes must be cast by 11:59 pm on October 28, 2012.
The 2nd Annual Charlie Awards will be held on Sunday, November 11. The entertainment-packed show will be at 2:00 pm at the Pantages Theatre. A VIP brunch will kick off the day and benefit Open Arms (VIP Brunch tickets sold separately). Everyone attending the show is invited to attend the after-party in the IDS Crystal Court from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.