Walnut Creek, California (EastBayDaily) — Diablo magazine today announced the 2013 Best of the East Bay winners. Each spring, Diablo asks its readers to vote for everything from clothing to nightlife, fitness to shopping, favorite boutique, burger, bookstore, and scores of other categories. Diablo received more than 120,000 votes in more than 100 categories, and a grand total of 151 winners were selected. These businesses are featured in the July issue of Diablo magazine (and online at diablomag.com/bestof), which is available on newsstands throughout the San Francisco East Bay. This year marks the 26th anniversary of Diablo’s Best of the East Bay.
“Each year, our readers, advertisers, and the East Bay community at large look forward to reading the Best of the East Bay issue,” states Barney Fonzi, Group Publisher for Diablo Publications. “For the next 12 months, our readers will use this issue as the go-to reference guide. Being recognized as a Diablo magazine Best of the East Bay winner is a great accomplishment and a feather in the cap of local businesses.”
Best of the East Bay award certificates are displayed front and center at winning businesses; many repeat honorees have a sizeable collection and offer special promotions to customers to celebrate their achievements. A list of 2013 Best of the East Bay winners can be found online at diablomag.com/bestof. Diablo magazine’s July issue is sold at retail outlets including; Whole Foods, Lunardi’s, Draeger’s, Diablo Foods, Barnes and Noble and Safeway.
One lucky Best of the East Bay voter, Susan Foster, was randomly selected to win a Napa getaway, which includes three nights in a luxurious suite at the Silverado Resort and Spa, golf at a championship golf course, and dinner at the Grill at Silverado.
About Diablo Publications For more than 32 years, Diablo Publications has been creating award-winning publications, including Diablo magazine, Napa Sonoma magazine, Diablo City Book Series, Diablo Arts, and the Tri-Valley California Visitors Guide. Covering travel, theater, lifestyle, dining, and home design, Diablo Publications celebrates the people, places, and pleasures of the East Bay and North Bay. Diablo Publications’ custom content division, Diablo Custom Publishing (DCP), provides complete print, digital, and mobile marketing communications and customer publishing services for corporate clients nationwide. For more information, visit diablomag.com or dcpubs.com.
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