March 16: Thank you to all those who voted for me in the LinkedIn Business Awards. Thank you to those who emailed their friends and colleagues, wrote an article, blogged, tweeted, updated their Skype status to support me.
The judges are now choosing the winners among the three finalists in each category, those who have placed in the top three by number of votes in each. The Awards have had over 500 candidacies, 14,495 supporters and 11,969 votes. Thanks to your votes, I placed second in Rising Star and third overall by total number of votes across all categories. Stay tuned for March 24.
March 24 update: I won! A double victory, in the Rising Star category and in the overall judges’ choice award across categories, the “Best of the Best” Grand Prix. Thanks again to my supporters, you all made it possible!