When does nomination and voting start?

Nominations will be open June 9 - July 7 and voting will be open from July 21 - August 18.

Best of Denton County 2021 Frequently Asked Questions

i won! How do i get my certificate?

An exclusive cocktail party will be held for the winners where they will be formally presented with their award. If you miss the party you can pick it up from our office in Flower Mound. Just give us a call at 972.899.3637!

how do nominations work?

Residents from around Denton County are asked to nominate their favorite businesses right here on our website. There are over 450 categories to nominate in. All that is needed is a valid email address to vote.

How does voting work?

Voting begins after the nomination stage is over (July 21st). The nominations are tallied and the top 3 from each category move on to the final voting stage where residents are asked to vote for “Best of Denton County”. Once voting ends the winners are announced a few short weeks afterward.

Does my business need to be located within denton county?

If a resident has to travel to you, the business must be located within Denton County. If your business travels to the resident, then the business can be located outside of Denton County.

How do i get on the website?

All winners get a free listing on our website, but you can always have yours link to your website. Winners and nominees also have the opportunity to advertise on the website. Just give us a call at 972.899.3637!

What's Student's Choice?

The Student’s Choice Award gives the opportunity for students from Denton County to vote independently from their parents. There are several categories that do not apply to students who may live in apartments or dorms so there is a separate process that gives them an opportunity to make their voices heard.

How do i get in the magazine?

The Best of Denton County magazine is a yearly publication in which every winner is listed in the directory. It is a publication that is exclusive to the finalists and winners of “Best of Denton County” and delivered to over 40,000 of the most affluent home in Denton County, plus additional copies are blanketed all over the county at high traffic locations such as waiting rooms, city, and public offices, chambers and then sent out in many relocation packages.

Can I suggest a new category?

There are over 400 categories to choose from, which sure is a lot! We try to limit the number of categories listed so residents don’t get overwhelmed by the sheer number of categories they can vote for. However, we always take suggestions for new categories. You can fill out your suggestion by clicking the button below. Category suggestion deadline is June 2nd.

Where do i get the logo for being a winner/finalist?

Click our Marketing section in the navigation bar above, from there you can access any of the graphics you’ll need. Logos can be downloaded but can not be altered in any way.

my name is wrong. how do i fix it?

Since business names are submitted by residents, typos do happen. To have your name corrected, fill out our form by clicking the button below.

How do i get notifications for when nominations and voting start?

Sign up for the newsletter by clicking the button below to stay up to date on everything!

How old is "Best of Denton county"?

15 years and counting!

The fine print: Winners are chosen by Denton County residents. The Editor, Publisher, owner and staff are not responsible for choosing winners nor do they participate in voting. Murray Media Group reserves the right to add or omit categories at any time during the nominations and voting process.

By voting, you are agreeing to correspondence from Murray Media Group, and/or Best of Denton County, via e-mail, phone, or other acceptable means. Don’t worry, we will never sell your information.