Last Chance to Vote for B.O.M.!

November 8, 2020

The Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce has announced The Best of Manhattan Awards – Pandemic Version nomination/voting period from October 28 through November 8.

Now more than ever, the importance of recognizing excellence has been magnified by the extreme challenges the pandemic has forced upon us. Although we cannot meet in person this year to celebrate the very best, we can still recognize the outstanding efforts of the business community.

The nomination/voting period begins October 28 and will close at 11:30 pm on Sunday, November 8th. This will be the only round of voting. The three businesses that receive the most nominations in each category, will become the finalists.

Finalists will be announced on Thursday November 19th. The finalist that received the most nominations will be announcedas the winner on Sunday, December 13th. Details to follow on how and where you can tune in on December 13th.

Nominate The Best of Manhattan in each of the following six categories:

• Positive Pandemic Pivot
• Women-Owned Business
• Dine MB (outdoor version)
• Small & Mighty
• Healthy Living
• Best of Manhattan

The Best of Manhattan Awards was created in 2013. In addition to the above categories, the BOM Committee will identify and announce the Bob Meistrell Local Legend Award, The Chamber Member of the Year Award, and has added a special 2020 recognition of the MBFD and the MBPD.

For a full description of each award category and to nominate your choices for the Best of Manhattan Awards, visit the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce website at

For inquiries, contact Kelly Stroman, President/CEO of the MBCC at or Jill Brunkhardt-Taylor, BOM Awards Chairperson, at