BALLOT SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsorships are available for both the 14 main categories and for the 360 subcategories. Your branding and message will appear at the top of each category or subcategory page. Main category sponsorship advertising will run through both the nomination and voting period, while subcategory sponsorship will run only through the voting period. More about main category sponsorships.

VOTING SUB-CATEGORY SPONSORSHIP

 

Your message appears at the top of your chosen sub-category. You receive a 728x180 branding ad (no click through). Available per sub-category. Runs 26 days in total during voting.

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​AGRICULTURE: Ag Consulting, Ag Lender, Crop Insurer, Feed Dealer, Implement Dealer, Land and Auction Company, Livestock Auctions, Seed Dealer.

BEAUTY & FITNESS: Alternative Fitness Class/Center, Barbershop, Beauty Salon, Blowout Bar, Braid/Weave Shop, Facials, Fitness Center, Hair Replacement, Hair Removal, Hair Salon, Manicure/Pedicure, Spa, Tanning, Training Gym, Waxing, Weight Loss Center, Yoga.

DISCOVER MINNESOTA: Bed & Breakfast, Camping, Day Trip, Fall Destination, Family Getaway, Group Getaway, Hotel, Ice Fishing Lake/Tournament, Lodges, Minnesotan Landmark, Pet Friendly Hotels/Lodging, Place to Take Visitors, Resorts, Romantic Getaway, Ski Resort, Spring Destination, Summer Destination, Tour, Vacation Rentals, Winter Destination.

EAT & DRINK: Bagels, Bakery, Bar Food, BBQ, Beer Selection, Bloody Mary, Breakfast, Brewery, Brunch, Burger, Candy Shop, Casual Restaurant, Catering, Cheap Eats, Cheese Shop, Chicken & Waffles, Chicken Wings/Tenders, Chinese Restaurant, Cidery, Cocktail Lounge, Coffee House, Coffee, Cookies, Craft Cocktails, Cultural Food, Cupcakes, Curbside Restaurant, Date Night Spot, Deli, Dessert, DimSum, Diner, Distillery, Donut, Downtown Minneapolis Bar, Downtown Minneapolis Restaurant, Egg Roll/Spring Roll, Family-Friendly Restaurant, Fine Dining Restaurant, Fish Fry, Food Truck, French Restaurant, Frozen Treat, Gluten-Free Menu, Happy Hour, Hot Dogs, Indian Restaurant, Italian Restaurant, Japanese Restaurant, Jucy Lucy, Late Night Eats, Manhattan/Old Fashioned, Margarita, Martini, Mediterranean Restaurant, Mexican Restaurant, Minneapolis Bar, Minneapolis Restaurant, New Restaurant, On-the-water Spot, Pancakes, Patio, Pizza, Power Lunch, Pub, Salad, Sandwiches, Sausages/Brats, Seafood Restaurant, Skyway Lunch, Smoothies, Soul Food, Sports Bar, St. Paul Bar, St. Paul Restaurant, Steakhouse, Supper Club, Sushi, Tacos, Taproom, Tea Shop, Thai Restaurant, Tots, Vegan, Vegetarian, Vietnamese Restaurant, View, Waffles, Wine Bar, Winery.

EDUCATION: Adult Learning, Childcare, College/University, Elementary School, High School, Immersion School, Middle School, Montessori, Outdoor Education, Pre-School, Private School, Summer Camp, Trade/Technical School.

ENTERTAINMENT: Annual Sports Event/Races, Arts & Culture Event, Charity Event, Comedy Club, Concert Venue, Corporate Party/Activity,

Gay Bar, Live Theatre Venue, Minnesota Sports Team, Theatre Group, Trivia/Game Night.

HEALTH & WELLNESS: Allergy Center, Alternative Therapies, Assisted Living, Cancer Treatment Center, Chiropractor, Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Surgery, Dentist, Dermatologist, Doctor, Eye Care/Eye Doctor, Eye Surgery, Fertility Specialist,  Gastroenterologist, Hearing Center, Hospice Care, Hospital, In-Home Care, Med-Spa, Medical Practice, Medical Supply, Memory Care, Men's Health, Mental Health Clinic, Nursing Home, Oral Surgeon, Orthodontist, Orthopedic Surgeon, Pain Clinic, Pediatric Dentist, Pediatrician, Physical Therapy, Place to Have a Baby, Recovery/Treatment Center, Rhinoplasty, Speech Therapy, Sports Medicine, Surgery Center, Urgent Care/Walk-in Clinic, Women's Clinic.

HOME & GARDEN: Air Duct Cleaning, Appliance Store, Cabinet Shop/Millwork, Carpet & Flooring Cleaner, Carpet & Flooring Store,

Cleaning Services, Decking/Patio Installer, Dock/Lake Maintenance, Electrician, Fence Company, Fireplace Company, Furniture Store/Home Furnishings, Garage Door Company, Gardening Store/Nursery, General Contractor, Gutter Installation, Hardware Store, Heat & Air Company, Interior Design Firm, Landscape Design/Installation, Landscape Maintenance, Lighting Store, Mattress Store, Mosquito/Pest Control, Outdoor Living, Paint Store, Painting Contractor, Plumber, Pools & Spas, Remodeler, Restoration Services, Roofing Company, Snow Removal, Solar Energy Provider, Water Treatment, Window Company, Window Treatments.

LAW: Bankruptcy Lawyer, Business Law, Civil Litigation, Defense Lawyer, Estate Law, Employment Law, Family Law, Immigration Lawyer, Law Firm, Personal Injury Lawyer.

MINNESOTA FUN: Apple Orchard, Aquatics Facility/Waterpark, Art Gallery, Beer Festival, Boat Cruises, Boat Rental, Bowling, Casino, Children's Birthday Party Venue, Dance Studio, Escape Room, Fall Fun, Family Attraction, Family Fun Center, Festival/Fair, Fishing Guides, Golf Course, Hiking/Biking Trail, Holiday Experience, Mini-Golf, Museum, Nature Preserve, Pet Friendly Establishment, Place to Volunteer, Pumpkin Patch, Ski/Tubing Hills, Ski Resort.

MOTORS: Auto Body Shop, Auto Dealership - New, Auto Dealership - Used, Auto Enhancements, Auto Service Center, Boat & Marine Dealer,

Car Wash, Detailing, Marina, Motorcycle Dealer, Power Sports, RV Dealership, Tire Store.

REAL ESTATE: 55 Plus Communities, Apartment Complex, Commercial Real Estate, Condos, Custom Homebuilder, Home Inspector, Home Mortgage, Home Staging, Homebuilder, Luxury Home Builder, Luxury Real Estate Broker, Property Management Company, Real Estate Company, Real Estate Team, Residential Real Estate Agent, Senior Living, Title Company.

SERVICES: Accounting Firm, Animal Nonprofit, Architect, Bank, Credit Union, Customer Service, Custom Tailoring, Dry Cleaning/Laundry Services, Event/Party Planner, Florist, Funeral Home/Services, Insurance Agent, Insurance Company, Junk Removal, Laundromat, Logistics & Transportation, Moving Services, Nonprofit Organization, Pet Daycare/Boarding, Pet Grooming, Photographer, Screen Printing, Staffing Agency, Storage Facility, Tattoo/Piercing Shop, Veterinarian, Waste Disposal/Recycling, 

Wealth Management, Web Design, Wedding Venue.

SHOPPING: Antiques/Collectibles, Bicycle Shop, Boutique Shop, Bridal Shop, Butcher/Meat Shop, Children's Clothing Store, Consignment/Thrift Store, Eyewear Shop, Fishing Outfitter, Gold & Rare Coins, Golf Shop, Grocery Store, Jewelry Store, Kitchen & Cooking Retailer, Liquor/Wine Store, Mall/Shopping Center, Men's Clothing Store, Music Instrument Store, Office Furniture/Supplies, Outdoor Outfitters, Pet Store, Place to Buy a Gift, Place to Buy Seafood, Record Store, Shoe Store, Ski Shop, Smoke/Cigar Shop, Specialty Store, Sporting Goods Store, Toy Store, Women's Clothing Store.

BALLOT BUTTONS
Add a promotional button to your ballot. When a visitor clicks it, they will automatically vote for your business. 

You can purchase one for each category in which you are nominated. It runs for 26 days during the voting period.

 

Order a button for each category you are nominated in!

VIDEO BALLOT BUTTONS

Add a video to your ballot button.  When a visitor clicks your ballot  button, it will play a video about your business.

 

You can purchase one for each category you are nominated in.  It runs for 26 days during the voting period.,

 

Provide your own video, or have one produced for you for an additional charge. 

 

Order a button for each category you are nominated in!

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