We introduced the Best of Colorado Business Choice Awards last year as a way of letting readers and their friends weigh in on their favorite places not just for doing business, but for enjoying life outside the workplace, either for pure enjoyment, or for socializing in an atmosphere that might help foster future business dealings.
This year we offered 70 categories for readers to vote on at cobizmag.com. Data-Joe, a third-party data research firm, again set up the online ballot system that ran for several months. Participants were required to vote in at least 10 categories for companies they'd most trust to take care of their friends and co-workers. Also, while voters were allowed to vote for their own companies, they were required to vote for at least two other companies in that category.
Along with business essentials...