Last year, well over 150 entries were received for the first Golden Post award program honoring U.S. state and local government and their social media efforts! The quality and breadth of last year’s entries illustrates just how much attention agencies are giving to engaging with the public on social media. The 2016 awards are now open and the entry page with program rules can be found at: http://gsmcon.wpengine.com/golden-post-awards.
Friday, Feb. 12: Entries Open
Tues., March 1: Entry Deadline
Tues., Mar. 8: Finalists Announced & Voting for Fan Favorite Begins
Mon., March 14: Voting Ends
Thursday, April 7: Awards Presentation Dinner during GSMCON2016
Awards will be jointly presented by ArchiveSocial and Government Technology at the 2016 Government Social Media Conference & Expo (GSMCON) at the Atlantis Resort in Reno, Nevada, on April 7, 2016. Attendance at GSMCON is not required to be eligible for the awards, but we encourage honorees to attend the conference as winners will receive their awards during a special Golden Post Awards Dinner on Thursday evening.