It’s time to get your vote on….The 2009 BizX Oscar Awards are here!   It’s time to nominate which local business you think is top notch.  Every year BizX Magazine honours local businesses in a variety of categories and then celebrates with a big ol’ party at the end of the year.

You may remember, that last year, won for “Leading Online Local Biz“.   This year, Adriano will be one of judges on the panel and there are some really great categories…

Outstanding New Business of 2009  -from September 2008 to September 2009

Fine Wine Source – where to make your own wine

Ace Of Cakes – cake decorator/baker

Essex County’s Top Chef – can work at a restaurant, banquet hall or a catering firm

Charity Begins With This Mover & Shaker – employee or Executive Director who goes beyond the call of duty for a local non profit organization or charity

Artist of the Year – can be local actor, singer, painter, musician, band etc

Pedal Power Palace – where to buy a bicycle

Restaurant That’s Hot, Hot, Hot For 2009 – can be a new business or an existing restaurant that offers exceptional cuisine, reasonable prices and has a unique atmosphere

Best Pub Grub

The Perfect Steak – no matter how you like it, the dining establishment that always serves up a mouth-watering steak

Perkiest Coffee House

Bar None The Best Spot For 30 & Up – for those over the age of 30, the best bar to network for business and to meet friends

The entire list of categories can be found on  So make sure that your favourite business is nominated and given a chance to win!  Deadline to vote is September 18.