Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014
SeniorHomes.com, a leading, nationwide directory of senior housing and senior care options, opens nominations for the 2014 Best Senior Living Awards today, the fourth-annual awards program led by the company. Phase 1 of the 2014 Best Senior Living Awards will recognize the best resources, entities, people, and places relevant to caregivers, families and the senior living industry.
Nominations and voting are both open today and will run through April 14, 2014. Anyone may nominate a blog, website, newsletter or organization by emailing the nominee name and website link to awards(at)seniorhomes(dot)com, sending a Tweet to @SeniorHomes or posting to the SeniorHomes.com Facebook page.
“Entering the fourth year for our annual awards program, it’s been really exciting to see how the momentum has continued throughout the year,” says Chris Rodde, CEO of SeniorHomes.com. “People have been talking about it, asking about it, and asking how to nominate all year. It’s great to get that kind of feedback that lets us know that what we’re doing is really valuable to the senior living community.”
This year’s categories include a few new additions, as well as many of the most popular categories from previous years.
Best Places, Resources, Websites and Blogs:
Best Large Cities for Senior Living (New in 2014)
Best Small Cities for Senior Living (New in 2014)
Best Caregiver Websites
Best Caregiver Newsletters
Best Boomer Resources
Best Senior Living Blogs by Individuals
Best Senior Living Blogs by Organizations
Best Government & Education Resource Sites
Best Senior Living Provider Websites: Large Companies
Best Senior Living Provider Websites: Small Companies
Best Senior Living Industry Resources
Best Books for Aging & Caregiving (New in 2014)
Influential, Inspiring and Innovative People and Organizations:
Most Inspiring Seniors
Biggest Senior Living Advocate (New in 2014)
Social Media Rockstars – Individuals
Social Media Rockstars – Organizations
Best Sales and Marketing Consultants
Most Innovative Senior Living Products
The nomination period ends on April 14th, and voting to determine finalists continues through April 28th, when finalists will be determined based on popular vote. Finalists are judged by a panel of leading senior living experts based on standard, category-specific rating criteria, such as breadth and depth of content, author expertise, legislative advocacy, events and public awareness campaigns that benefit seniors or caregivers, and other considerations.
Public voting will continue during the judging phase and final votes tallied on May 12, 2014 in order to determine People’s Choice winners. Overall category winners are determined based on judges’ ratings. Both category winners and People’s Choice winners will be announced on May 19, 2014.
For more details about the 2014 Best Senior Living Awards, full information on categories and criteria, and to make a nomination visit http://www.seniorhomes.com/p/2014-best-senior-living-awards/.
SeniorHomes.com (http://www.seniorhomes.com) is a free resource for families looking for senior housing or senior care for a loved one or themselves. SeniorHomes.com features expert-written articles, a free care advisor service and a comprehensive directory of care options with community ratings and family reviews.