Tech10 Award winners announced

By Abigail RichardsTechnology continues to be an integral part of our daily lives, and because of this, more individuals who show particular savvy in the field are receiving recognition awards for their work.Tech Collective and GoLocalProv.com announced the recipients of this year's 2011 Tech10 recognition award recipients, which honors individuals in the information technology (IT) industry based in Providence, Rhode Island."As technology continues to grow as a pro...
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Chocolate blog announces winners for its 2010 awards

By Abigail RichardsChocolate Banquet, which is an online blog that has showcased a different chocolate every day for more than 1,500 days, recently singled out all of the various chocolates it gave recognition awards to for this past year.There were 10 different categories, including Best Dark Chocolate Bar in the U.S., Most Original Truffle Flavors, Best International Chocolates and Best Bacon and Chocolate Items. There were also some local awards such as prizes for chocolat...
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“Like Crazy” named best drama at Sundance Film Festival

By Jonathan BennettThe Sundance Film Festival is known for helping to launch some of the biggest independent films by procuring buyers. With the most recent festival, it appears as though the romantic tale "Like Crazy" could be up for several recognition awards in the future, as it was named best drama.According to Reuters, the movie tells the story of a British man and an American woman who fall in love but move away from each other, which causes issues in their re...
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Betty White nabs SAG Award for “Hot in Cleveland”

By Tucker HarringtonAlthough she is considered a television icon for roles on hit sitcoms such as "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Golden Girls," Betty White was recognized during the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards for her role in "Hot in Cleveland," which is a hit on TV Land. White, who has been experiencing a major comeback due to being a cult favorite recently, was given the recognition award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in...
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SAG Awards shows repeats of winners this award season

By Jonathan BennettPerhaps cumulating to the eventual announcement of the Academy Award winners at the end of February, the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards were held last night and demonstrated that there may not be many surprises in the race for Oscar gold. Colin Firth and Natalie Portman once again took home the Best Actor and Best Actress in leading role prizes for their turns in "The King's Speech" and "Black Swan," respectively. As they've...
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Glidewell Laboratories wins three Townie Choice Awards

By Tucker HarringtonGlidewell Laboratories, which provides dental lab products and services, cleaned up at the 2010 Townie Choice Awards, as it took home three prizes.The company won for "Crown & Bridge," "Removable" and "Veneer & High Esthetic." The recipients of the recognition awards are chosen by professionals who work within the dental community.It appears as though Glidewell knows what it's doing as this is the company's e...
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Voice of SpongeBob SquarePants to host the Annie Awards

By Jonathan BennettThe International Animated Film Society announced that its 38th Annie Awards will be held on February 5 at the University of California, Los Angeles' Royce Hall. The award ceremony recognizes the best in the animated industry.This year, the ceremony will be hosted by Tom Kenny. While many people may not know the name right off the top of their heads, they'll surely recognize his voice, as he's behind the beloved Nickelodeon cartoon SpongeBob ...
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Poet wins the Costa Book of the Year award

By Jonathan BennettJo Shapcott, the UK poet, was recently announced as the winner of the Costa Book of the Year, making it the second year in a row that works of poetry won the recognition award.According to the Press Association, Shapcott's win was a surprise to many, including herself."I'm so shocked I've won, I haven't thought about that," she told the news provider. "I'll probably do the guttering or something. People always try to ...
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How to clean your marble award

By Tucker HarringtonMarble awards can certainly offer a sense of class in terms of décor. Companies that are looking to honor their outstanding staff with recognition awards may want to consider using marble for their material.However, recipients of the awards may want to keep their trophies looking as good as new, which is where cleaning comes into play. People may be surprised to find out that marble is relatively easy to clean, but it wears more easily because it is...
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Exostar honored with the Future 50 Award

By Abigail RichardsAs the business world continues to pick itself back up following the recession, those who get ahead with innovative ideas are receiving recognition awards for their part.Exostar, which focuses in business-to-business sharing through cloud computing, was recently honored by SmartCEO Magazine with its Future 50 Award, because the company demonstrates corporate growth and leadership. Jamie Nespor-Park, the magazine's publisher, said they were "honore...
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