Regardless of strict lockdown regulations, which include the wearing of masks and social distancing, Bloemfontein Courant readers really came to the party and voted enthusiastically for their favourite businesses and institutions, which pushed the total vote count to a staggering 130 000 votes. Thank you Bloemfontein, you have done yourselves proud and now we get to share the results of your loyal voting with you.
INTRODUCING FIRST NATIONAL BANK
It is the 8th year of existence of the Best of Bloemfontein Readers’ Choice Awards, and the 3rd year the winners’ announcement event is made possible by First National Bank. This year is no different as this first ever 10 episode production was made possible by FNB. Thank you Stephen Gooch, Regional Head, FNB Commercial.
LIVING IN BLOEMFONTEIN
… AND BE MERRY
GLAM IT UP
BESTof2020 VOTERS’ FAVOURITES
Even though local businesses have been hard hit by the national lockdown, some took to innovation to overcome these unusual circumstances since Lockdown started at the end of March this year.
We asked you to keep in mind their level of service, whether they were innovative in the way the conducted business and whether they were visible online.
The votes came pouring in and this year the three winners of the once off BESTof2020 Voters’ Favourites are awarded by First National Bank with a generous combined prize total of R50 000. Thank you FNB!
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