Nominate Up to Five (5) Rising Stars in the Retail World
Nominations closed on September 16, 2012
We are looking for 51 retailers - one in each state and the District of Columbia - who have created the hottest, coolest, most innovative in-store environments for sports licensing or tailgating products. We want stores that not only rack up robust sales numbers, but capture the passion of sports licensing or tailgating in ways that keep their customers coming back for more.
In order for a retailer to be considered 80% of their documented sales must be retail/consumer (ie no distributors or wholesalers will be considered)
Rising Star Winners from 2011 or 2012 will not be eligible for re-entry for 2 years.
Winners receive an all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas
with the companies who got them there!
Winners in each state and the District of Columbia, will be determined by points accumulated from voting criteria. In the event of a tie, the retailer that has been in business the longest will be determined as the winner. Winning retailer must be in good financial standing with all vendors.
Winners will receive a round-trip coach airfare from the airport closest to the retail store for one person to Las Vegas McCarran Airport. Complimentary round-trip transportation from Las Vegas McCarran Airport to hotel. Up to three (3) night hotel stay at a Las Vegas hotel (includes room & taxes). Maximum of $50 per day food allowance, based on receipts. Incidentals at winners expense.Bold fields are required