Categories for the 2014 Muskegon BEAT Awards

2014 Muskegon B.E.A.T Awards

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****The Joe Clifford Heroes Award ****
****The Living Legend Award ****
****The Supporter of the Year Award ****

Nominations Monday thru Friday 2pm to 7pm at 231-722-8338.
Category #      Date                Topic
1.  Monday, September 29 Best Community Leader

2. Tuesday, September 30 Best Church Choir

3. Wednesday, October 1 Extraordinary Couple

4. Thursday, October 2 Best Barbershop

5. Friday, October 3 Best Beauty Shop

6. Monday, October 6 Best Local Athlete (18 & younger)
Or (19 & older)

7. Tuesday, October 7  Best Local Business

8. Wednesday, October 8 Best Mentor

9. Thursday, October 9 Best Local Entertainer/Artist

10. Friday, October 10  Best Coach

11. Monday, October 13 Best Non-Profit

12. Tuesday, October 14 Social Media Impact

13. Wednesday, October 15, Muskegon’s Student of the Year

14. Thursday, October 16 Best Teacher/Teacher’s Aid

15. Friday, October 17 Most Distinguished Gentleman
                                      Most Sophisticated Lady

Honoring the Best in Education, Achievement & Talent

Sponsored by

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Over 41,000 Votes at beatawards.com

Less than 24 Hours of voting left at beatawards.com.
Voting closes At 5:00pm EST on Wednesday November 20th.

So far we have over 41,000 votes. Even-though there are over 50 finalist. The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards process have honored over 250 people and organizations.

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This will be an evening of relaxation, entertainment and excitement. You are invited to celebrate with us and enjoy live performances, dinner, an evening of elegance, awards and special recognitions. The event will take place on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at the Muskegon Holiday Inn. Dinner will be served from 7:00pm – 8:00pm, followed by an award ceremony. The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is produced by long time Entertainment/Talent Producer Jon Covington.

Tickets are only $25, $30 (Gold) and $35 (VIP) and available at Silk Florals (1394 Peck St), Patterson’s Pharmacy (2144 Hoyt St), Ken’s Anointed Hands (1040 Wood St), Virginia’s Barber & Beauty Centre (266 Mason Ave), Fancy Yancy’s Barber & Beauty Shop (2754 Peck St) and 103.7 the Beat Studios (1877 Peck St). Sponsorship and booklet ads opportunities are still available. You may also cast your votes in all categories for the nominees by November 20, 2013 on www.beatawards.com

WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 2013
7:00pm

WHERE: Muskegon Holiday Inn Embassy Ballroom
939 Third Street, Downtown
Muskegon, MI 49440

For more information or media inquiries visit www.beatawards.com or call (231) 727-5007.

The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is sponsored by Frontier Communications.

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Winner of the Student of the year (18 & younger) to receive a new computer

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Courtesy of Microsoft and Muskegon Native Dr. Felicia Guity, the winner of the Student of the year (18 & younger) will receive a new computer.
The second and third place winners will receive an E-Tablet courtesy of Imara Entertainment Student Mentorship Program.

The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is sponsored by Frontier Communications.

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Congratulations to the 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards top three finalist!

The Following People are finalist in the 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards sponsored by Frontier Communications.

Best Man or Woman in Uniform

Fonte Love

Jimmy Foxx

Maurice Sain

 Social Media Impact

Glen Gray Jr

Kenny Montana

Nae Ink

 Student of the Year (College or Above- or graduated within the last year)

Kiara Hatcher

Maggie Jones

Sequoia Hood

 Student of the Year (High School or younger)

Sierra Bursey

Jeremie Harris Jr.

Darius Lee Williams

Markeith McBride

 Best Church Choir

Holy Trinity COGIC

Mount Zion COGIC

Church of the Living God

Best Barber

Norris Roberts

Yancy Harris

Ken Terrell

Best Beautician

Deanna Gant

Candace Evans

Nietra Hood

Best Mentor

Willie Wilson

Arthur Duren

Kevin Cummings

 Best Local Entertainer

Chris Mitchell

Gemini Da Poet

Glen Chapman

Best Coach

Keith Guy

Dalrecus Stewart

Lee Gilbert

Best Grassroot Program or Organization

Bubbles Bounce

Muskegon Heights Alumni Associations

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren and Kinship

 

 Best Teacher/Teacher’s Aid

Tamara Warren

Pauline McDowell

Beverly Burrell Johnson

 

 Most Distinguished Gentleman

Reginald Brown

Stanley Grissom Jr

Kevin Cummings

 

 Most Sophisticated Lady

Jesse Franklin

Kaja Thorton

Shavaun Savage

 

 Community Leader

Mimi Rankins

Nancy Waters

Blanche Smith

Best Local Business/ Non-Profit Organization

Pathfinders

Bubbles

Fancy Yancys

Best Local Athlete (19 & older)

DeMonte Collins

Lakera Laka

Jordan Riley

Best Local Athlete (18 & younger)

Deshaun Thrower

Willie Shanks Jr

Derecko Riley

You can pick the winner by voting once every 24 hours in each category.

The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is taking place Saturday, November 23, 2013 at the Holiday Inn Ballroom.

Food will be served 7pm to 8pm

The Awards Ceremony Starts at 8pm.

Tickets will be available at

Silk Florals

Patterson’s Pharmacy

Ken’s Anointed Hands

Virginia’s Barber & Beauty Centre

Fancy Yancy’s Barber & Beauty Shop

The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is sponsored by Frontier Communications.

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Top Three Finalists from EACH Category to be announced Thursday, October 24th 5:20pm EST

Over 5,300 Votes so far in the 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards.

You have until 5pm EST on Thursday to vote.

After 7pm on Thursday, October 24 you will only be able to vote for the Top Three Finalists of each Category.

Listen to Jon Covington on Thursday October 24 at 5:20pm as he announce the TOP THREE Finalists!

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He will announce the top three finalists for each category of the 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards.

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Voting will cease from 5pm until 7pm.

After 7pm on Thursday, October 24 you will only be able to vote for the Top Three Finalists of each Category.

The 2013 Muskegon BEAT Awards is sponsored by Frontier Communications.

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