Voting open for second annual Perfect in South Walton awards

Staff Writer
Walton Sun

Visit South Walton (VSW) has launched the second annual Perfect in South Walton Awards with an online survey to take votes from residents and visitors on who they want to see win the 2016 Perfect in South Walton Awards. The voting period is open through 11:59 p.m. Aug. 31 for 42 different categories, with voting allowed once per day per computer.

The working families of Walton County rely on the economy of tourism. Stewardship of this coastal paradise is made possible through tourism revenues and taxes imposed upon stays overnight in South Walton. In Walton County, tourism is the number one industry — impacting approximately $2,859,141,500 in our local economy; creating more than 19,500+ jobs; and funding (ongoing and planned) destination improvements approximately of $8,923,000.

The exceptional collection of local South Walton businesses have a special appeal to travelers and has elevated this destination to one of Florida’s Top Destinations. This past June you recommended businesses as the best of the best in South Walton, each one celebrates and adds to the unique lifestyle we call South Walton — let us all celebrate our community through the 2016 Perfect in South Walton Awards.

For more information about the 2016 Perfect in South Walton Awards visit: http://www.visitsouthwalton.com/perfect-in-south-walton-awards or contact Angela Vaughn at 850-622-7813 or angela@visitsouthwalton.com.