Cheers Magazine Announces Winners of the 2008 Cheers Awards for Beverage Excellence
NORWALK, Conn., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Cheers, the beverage magazine for full-service bars and restaurants, today announces the winners of its 2008 "Cheers Awards for Beverage Excellence." The Cheers Awards for Beverage Excellence are the adult beverage industry's highest honor for beverage program operators in chain and multi-concept restaurant companies. The awards will be presented by Cheers Editor Donna Hood Crecca and Cheers Publisher Charles Forman on January 22, 2008, during the Cheers Beverage Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, Fla. "Our 2008 Cheers Awards for Beverage Excellence program received a record number of entries," says Forman. "We're delighted to be able to honor those establishments that represent the best in the on-premise adult beverage business." The 2008 Cheers Awards for Beverage Excellence fall into 12 categories. Each award is given based on the innovation and creativity of an establishment's beverage program and its impact on the sales and profitability of the establishment. Additional consideration is given to the level of operator support of the program, such as a high level of staff training or unique marketing efforts. The following winners were selected by a panel of judges comprised of leading beverage professionals and members of the Cheers Beverage Conference team: Best Overall Chain Beverage Program - Walt Disney World Resorts Best Chain Hotel Beverage Program - Hilton Hotels Best Chain Wine Program - Carrabba's Best Chain Beer Program - Buffalo Wild Wings Best Chain Spirits Program - Bennigan's Best Beverage Merchandising Program - Hard Rock Cafe Best Beverage Menu - Outback Steakhouse Best Signature Drink - Walt Disney World Resorts Best Drink Program - Ruth's Chris Steakhouse Best Adult Non-Alcohol Drink Program - ESPN Zone Best Responsible Alcohol Service Training Program - Applebee's Best Multi-Concept Beverage Program - Back Bay Restaurant Group Award winners will be honored throughout the 2008 Cheers Beverage Conference (www.cheersconference.com) and featured in the January/February issue of Cheers magazine. About The Beverage Information Group The Beverage Information Group (formerly Adams Beverage Group), a division of M2MEDIA360, serves all aspects of the beverage alcohol industry through Cheers, Beverage Dynamics and StateWays magazines, Adams Beverage Handbooks, Adams Business Research and www.beveragenet.net. About M2MEDIA360 M2MEDIA360 is a business-to-business media company with separate, distinct and highly vertical properties. M2MEDIA360's print and online products offer traditional and new methods for marketing and educating readers in the food, beverage alcohol, petroleum, fine jewelry, geospatial and horticulture industries. Contact: Donna Hood Crecca, Editor Cheers (631) 265-3839 firstname.lastname@example.org
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