LAS VEGAS, NV – Nightclub & Bar Magazine corp.questexmediagroup.com/t/978461/11354824/14703/0/ presented awards to the winners in the 2010 Nightclub & Bar Awards corp.questexmediagroup.com/t/978461/11354824/48893/0/ program today at the Las Vegas Convention Center. More than 235 entries were received nominating bars, nightclubs, restaurants and DJs in 14 categories. Entries were submitted by venue owners, operators and managers, as well as suppliers, vendors and other industry members eager to recognize excellence in on-premise concepts, programs, talent and professionalism.
The Nightclub & Bar Awards expands on that program’s foundation to honor outstanding operators across the industry from venues large and small, and the energy and creativity of this industry were on full display. The Nightclub & Bar Awards judging panel corp.questexmediagroup.com/t/978461/11354824/60011/0/ consisted of 20 industry leaders, journalists and consultants.
Presented by category the 2010 Nightclub & Bar Awards Winners are:
NIGHTCLUB CATEGORY FINALISTS
Mega-Club of the Year - XS, Las Vegas
New Club of the Year - XS, Las Vegas
Nightclub of the Year - Tao, Las Vegas
Ongoing Promotion of the Year - Hard Rock, Las Vegas – Rehab
Resident DJ - Paul Oakenfold – Rain, Las Vegas
Single Promotion of the Year - Midsummer Night’s Dream – Palms, Las Vegas
Ultra-Lounge of the Year - Blush Boutique Lounge, Las Vegas
BAR CATEGORY FINALISTS
Bartender of the Year (category sponsored by ABSOLUT Vodka) - H. Joseph Ehrmann – Elixir, San Francisco
Beer Bar of the Year - Willimantic Brewing Company, Willimantic, Conn.
Cocktail Lounge of the Year (category sponsored by ABSOLUT Vodka) - The Drawing Room, Chicago
Hotel Bar - POV, W Hotel, Washington, DC
Small Wonder Bar of the Year - Manifesto, Kansas City
Sports Bar of the Year - Jerome Bettis Grille 36, Pittsburgh
Wine Bar of the Year - Flute Midtown, New York
Special coverage of the winners will be included in the March issue of Nightclub & Bar, and winners will be celebrated at a special VIP reception during the Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show corp.questexmediagroup.com/t/978461/11354824/18250/0/ , March 8 – 10 in Las Vegas.
About Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show
Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show www.ncbshow.com/ is part of International Hospitality Week produced by Questex Media Group, Inc. International Hospitality Week was created in 2007 and encompasses three specialized events: Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show, the country's pre-eminent beverage event, attracting owners, operators and managers from nightclubs, bars, lounges, pubs, sports bars and more; International Restaurant Show and HotelWorld Food & Beverage Conference which all stage under one roof. This mega hospitality event provides a platform for 26,000 buyers and sellers to meet, connect and discover new business as it relates to food and beverage segment of the vibrant hospitality industry.
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