ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Kudzu.com kicks off its Best of 2013 contest. With the annual contest, the company continues to be the country's leading resource for local business information helping thousands of consumers searching for reviews and daily deals online. The Best of 2013 contest allows consumers to vote for the best businesses in a wide range of industries including home, automotive, health and professional services. Participants who vote will also be entered in a drawing to win the latest iPad. Casting multiple votes for businesses in different categories increases the odds of winning.
The Kudzu.com contest runs now until Dec. 5, 2013. Business owners can encourage customers, friends and family members to vote for them as being the Best of 2013 in their given category.
"The 'Best of' contest is a tradition that has grown year after year," said Fran Wills, General Manager of Kudzu.com. "People view it as an opportunity to support their community and recognize local businesses that have served them well. To this day, word-of-mouth remains one of the most reliable and powerful forms of advertising. Kudzu stands as a trusted resource for consumers to share their experiences with others."
After voting closes on Dec. 5, 2013, businesses with the most votes in each category will be announced as the winners. For more information about the contest or to participate, please visit http://www.kudzu.com/best.
Kudzu.com helps consumers research and evaluate services and choose highly rated providers in their area. Kudzu.com features expert videos, business profiles, consumer reviews and 30,500 money-saving deals for consumers in every major U.S. city. Kudzu.com is owned by Cox Search Inc., a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company. Cox's businesses include Cox Communications, Manheim, AutoTrader.com and Cox Media Group. For more information, please visit Kudzu.com.
About Cox Media Group
Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that includes the national advertising rep firms of CoxReps. Additionally, CMG owns Cox Target Media, which operates Valpak, one of North America's leading direct marketing companies, and Savings.com, a leading online source for savings. The company's operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, 57 radio stations, eight daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications, and more than 100 digital services. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 30 million TV viewers, more than 4 million print and online newspaper readers, and 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.