2016 Totally Awesome Awards Winners Press Release Template

So you won a 2016 Totally Awesome Award. Congrats! If you are looking to send out a press release announcing your winner status, we’ve put together this template to be used as a reference.

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{BUSINESS NAME} is picked as winner of 2016 Totally Awesome Awards

{BUSINESS NAME} wins the Most Awesome {CATEGORY NAME} award in {CITY NAME}




October 17, 2016, San Francisco CA  {City Name}’ {Business Name} has won the honor of Most Awesome {Category Name} in Red Tricycle’s Annual Totally Awesome Awards.


Red Tricycle announced the winners of its 4th Annual Totally Awesome Awards, a reader-driven awards program recognizing the best parenting brands, products, neighborhood services, and resources for families with children ages 0-10. The Totally Awesome Awards is the definitive recognition of what’s best for parents Nationally and in local markets: Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Portland, San Francisco, San Diego, Seattle, and Washington D.C.


Driven by an audience of active and engaged parents, this year’s Totally Awesome Awards amassed more than 350,000 participants and 70,000 online votes across 88 categories ranging from local bests (Easiest Drop-off Childcare and Coolest Camps for Kids) to all-time brand favorites (Comfiest Cribs & Beds and Freshest Maternity Fashions).


“Winning a Red Tricycle Totally Awesome Award is an incredible recognition of the hard work we do to (company mission)” says (Name) (Founder and CEO) of (Business Name).“Red Tricycle is a pillar in the parenting community, and having their recognition is verification of the great work we do to provide families with (product)”.


Jacqui Boland, CEO and Founder of  Red Tricycle, congratulated the winners saying: “The reason that you have achieved this success is because your community reached out and took the time to vote for you. It may sound simple, asking people to click a few boxes, but we know that even that is no easy feat. Everyone is so busy that even an extra five minutes is difficult to squeeze in. But your customers took the time to do this because what you do is important to them. And it’s important to us. Nothing gives us more pleasure than helping a business that supports families not only succeed, but thrive.”


To see the winners for each category, please visit redtri.com/2016-totally-awesome-awards



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About Red Tricycle:

Red Tricycle fuels the parenting universe with daily inspiration for family fun. We believe the best memories are created when families do fun things together and we believe every day is an opportunity to create new stories. Our mission is to help every parent feel like a rock star by inspiring them to do fun things with their kids. Each month Red Tricycle reaches eight million parents with ideas that are aspirational and actionable that you can do at home, in your city or wherever your adventures take you.

What is Red Tricycle’s Totally Awesome Awards?

Red Tricycle’s Totally Awesome Awards is the largest awards program in the greater parenting community. The Totally Awesome Awards recognize the best family-friendly products, parenting tips, and resources for babies and tots across the nation and allows parents to elect their favorites from a curated list of best-of-the-best. Finalists are chosen by the Red Tricycle community (think: our HQ team, editors, writers, and readers) who spend the whole year testing out new businesses, checking in on old ones, soliciting experts’ opinions and scouring social media in search of the unquestionably great. The end result is the exhaustive collection of Finalists that are provided to the community who then decides and casts their votes for the ultimate Totally Awesome Awards winners.