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Vote for BEACON Best 2021!

Oct 26, 2020 03:58PM ● By Beacon Senior News
BEACON Best 2021

BEACON readers know BEST

Tell us who stands above the rest with the 2021 BEACON Best awards!

(Scroll to the bottom for voter form)

Colorado’s senior population is growing, causing local businesses to step up their game in appealing to these loyal customers and getting them to fall in love with their products and services. 

Unfortunately, customer service isn’t always what it used to be with some businesses treating it as if it’s old fashioned or out of style. Here at the BEACON, we do our best to assure our readers, especially those new to the area, that honesty and courtesy are alive and well. In fact, they’re often what motivate many businesses to excel and become even better.

It’s time for you to spread the word and recognize those organizations that have earned your trust and business with the 2021 BEACON Best awards.

This coveted award acknowledges an elite group of your most loved locales that are selected for their people, products and services that make your life easier and more enjoyable. This year’s competition allows you to vote in 30 categories. By voting, you’re entered to win prizes and gift cards to some of your favorite spots. 

Frequently Asked Questions


Who can vote?

You can! Just fill out the voter form at the bottom of this page for your chance to win a gift card to one of your favorite places.

All right, I voted. What next?

Make sure to let your favorite places know you’re rooting for them, then pick up February’s BEACON to read about the winners.

When do I find out if I’ve won a gift card?

Make sure to include your phone number and email on the ballot so we can contact you. Gift card winners will be notified in January. 


What does it mean to be named BEACON Best?

BEACON Best distinguishes the extraordinary from the ordinary in terms of people, customer service and quality products and services as chosen by Western Slope boomers and seniors.  

What’s in it for me?

A plaque, exposure to our readers and social media followers (and your clients), and bragging rights attesting to the fact that Western Slope seniors agree that you are the best at what you do!

When will the winners be announced?

Winners will be announced in a special section in February’s BEACON, but we’ll contact you for a photo with your award prior to publication.

Contest rules:

• One entry per person. One vote per category.

• Entries must be clearly printed.

• Entries must include voter’s name, address and phone number.

• Entries become the property of the BEACON, which reserves the right to publish nominations in an upcoming issue.

• Entries must be received by December 31. Winners will be published in the February BEACON.