#WorcestershireHour may be a familiar hashtag to you on twitter. If you haven’t heard of it before, then this is your chance to get involved with the weekly chats, connecting the community across Worcestershire, but most importantly its your chance to vote for your favourite business or individual in the upcoming Social Media Awards.

The Worcestershire Hour recognises local businesses, charities and individuals. Its a great way to promote your business free of charge and you may even end up trending on twitter, giving you more recognition. For your chance to get involved make sure to be active on twitter from 8-9pm on Monday evenings and 12-1pm on Wednesday afternoons. When making your tweet include #WorcestershireHour.

The Social Media Awards is an opportunity to recognise the use of the Worcestershire hour. The awards evening will be taking place on Wednesday the 14th of December at Bank House Hotel, Bransford.

Rules for voting:

  • You can nominate anyone, including yourself ONCE
  • All people and organisations nominated must be located in Worcestershire
  • Multiple voting is NOT allowed

The trophies up for grabs this year have been designed by local artist, Caro Burberry.

What you can vote for?

Best Use of #WorcestershireHour (Business

Social Buzz Award (Business)

Social Media Employee of the Year

Joker of the Year (Who makes us smile?)

Best #WorcestershireHour Photographer (Amateur OR Professional)

Best Use of #WorcestershireHour (Charity/NFP)

Social Buzz Award (Charity/NFP)

Best New Business

Best Business Blog

Best Use Of #WorcestershireHour (& Social Media) By a Worcestershire County/City/District Council or Department

For more information and to vote head over to:

http://www.worcestershirehour.co.uk/social-media-awards/

We are up for an award so it would be much appreciated if you could vote for us!

By Ella Iggulden