The annual Colorado Daily Reader’s Choice Awards, CU & Boulder’s BEST, spotlights the people, places and things that make Boulder a wonderful place to live, work and play. Voting opened yesterday, and we want to hear from you!

Take a few minutes to vote for your local favorites, from best happy hour to best calzone, best place to people watch to best local celebrity, best music store to best spa. You can fill out and return a print ballot from the Colorado Daily or complete an online ballot at www.coloradodaily.com/bestof. It’s fast, easy and fun. So get voting and tell your friends to do the same. In addition to supporting your best-loved people, places and things, every- one who casts a ballot will be entered in a drawing for $250.

If you own a business, now is the time to remind your loyal supporters to make their voices heard and vote for you. It’s also not too late to get a leg up on your competition and be a BEST advertiser. Your ad will run on targeted in-paper and online ballots for five days, as well as in the CU & Boulder’s BEST 2013 keepsake edition on April 29 – one of our most popular sections that is referenced all year long in print and online.

You know you’re the best. CU & Boulder’s BEST is your chance to tell your target audience, as well as boost market share, invigorate your loyal customer base and create new fans. Call 303.473.1400 to reserve your space now.